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Scientist - Mycoplasma Testing

Central Scotland   •  £28000 - £30000 per annum  •  Permanent, Full time

CK Group are recruiting for a Biosafety Scientist - Mycoplasma Testing to join a world class research company at their site in Edinburgh on a permanent basis.

The Company:
Our client is a research company that undertakes research on infectious diseases with the aim of developing suitable diagnostic tests of vaccines.

This role will be located in Edinburgh.

The Biosafety Scientist - Mycoplasma Testing Role:
Your main duties will be to:

  • Adopt a lead role in the testing of biological medicinal products for mycoplasma contamination, complying with the Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) regulations,
  • Conduct mycoplasma testing as defined in E.P. 2.6.7 Mycoplasmas and USP-NF Mycoplasma Tests (and related validation activities).
  • Be responsible for the management & execution of studies to current GMP regulatory requirements, including Data collation, data checking and interpretation as well as the Authorship of study plans and SOPs.
  • Provision of oversight and training to other team personnel when required and the maintenance of equipment, facilities and materials to GMP standards.

Your Background:

  • Educated to degree level or above in life sciences or a related field with previous experience in a similar position working in a GMP and commercial Biosafety Laboratory.
  • In depth, practical knowledge of cell culture and regulatory Mycoplasma testing, as defined in European and US Pharmacopoeias and experience of managing and executing GMP regulatory studies.
  • Excellent communication and Interpersonal skills.

For more information or to apply for this Biosafety Scientist - Mycoplasma Testing position, please contact Mary Bolt at CK Group on 01246 457729 or email mbolt@ckscience.co.uk, quoting job ref 50433

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK.

You must be eligible to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: CK Group
  • Contact: Mary Bolt
  • Phone: 01438 743047
  • Reference: 50433
  • Posted: 26th April 2021
  • Expires: 24th May 2021

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