Microbiology Technician

  • Salary: £8.72 per hour
  • REF Number: 00049414
  • Consultant: Graeme Pallas
  • Contact: 0191 384 8906
  • Date Published: 04.12.2020
  • Sector: Fast Moving Consumer Goods
  • Location: Newcastle, North East
  • Discipline: Analytical Chemistry

CK Group are recruiting for a Microbiology Technician to join a leading organisation that operate in the FMCG sector based in Newcastle on a contract basis.

Microbiology Technician Role: The main purpose of the role will be to execute defined methods to assess the anti-microbial performance of household cleaning products.

This role comprises laboratory support work. Tasks may include:

  • Weighing product and making solutions.
  • Preparation and testing of formulations, including preparation of products for consumer tests.
  • Physical and chemical analysis of formulations/products.
  • Summarizing, reporting and communicating data findings and results, using Microsoft Excel/PowerPoint/Word.
  • Performing large or small scale performance tests following defined test methods.
  • General housekeeping and ensuring labs are kept appropriately according to operating procedures.
  • Running mechanical equipment and computer activated test methods.

The role will involve working withchemicals and may require working with enzymes.

Your Background: In order to be considered for this role, you will be required to have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

  • Degree in a scientific discipline, preferably in Microbiology or related subject.
  • Experience working in a microbiology laboratory, involving small scale solution techniques.

The Benefits: This is an excellent opportunity to join a large multi-national organisation that specialise in developingand manufacturing some of the world's most well-known brands. Very good industrial training, development and support available.

Apply: For more information or to apply for this Microbiology Technician position, please contact Graeme Pallas atCK group on 0191 384 8906 or email gpallas@ckgroup.co.uk, quoting job reference 49414.

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

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