Microbiologist

Recruiter
Focus Resourcing Limited
Location
The Vale of Glamorgan (Bro Morgannwg)
Salary
Neg.
Posted
20 Apr 2017
Expires
28 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Contract
Our client is looking for a Microbiologist to join their team on a contract basis for 6 months. The role will involve using a wide range of analytical and scientific techniques to monitor and study microbes such as algae, bacteria, fungi and viruses.

Microbiologists undertake laboratory analysis and monitoring of microbial cultures, samples and new drugs using specialist computer software and a range of identification methods and clinical trials.

Responsibilities include:

- To plan and carry out trials
- To track environmental microorganism development
- To develop new pharmaceutical products, vaccines, medicines and compounds such as antiseptics
- To collect samples from a variety of locations
- To record, analyse and interpret data
- To write research papers, reports and reviews
- To keep up to date with scientific and research developments
- To ensure that data is recorded accurately in accordance to guidelines
- To observe high health and safety standards
- To inspect food and drink manufacturing processes to check for possible contamination
- To manage laboratories

Company offer a superb working environment, good benefits and potential to go on longer than 6 month initial contract.