QC Technician (Microbiology)

Sep 18, 2017
Oct 20, 2017
Contract Type
Job Title: QC Technician (Microbiology) Location: Bicester Salary: Dependent on experienece Our client is a thriving and successful company based in Bicester. They are a respected manufacturing company that are looking for an experienced QC Technician (Microbiology) to help cover maternity leave. This is a rewarding opportunity to build on experience within a clean room environment and to work for a positive employer. Main responsibilities: * Performing routine tests against all product batches using product specifications, including pH, sterility and growth promotion. * Preparation of test sheets from production plans. * Assistance in maintaining the culture collection. * Performing water testing, including TVC and conductivity tests. * Entry of data onto spreadsheets Key Skills & Experience: * Previous experience within a scientific environment is essential. * Strong numerical skills - you must be able to demonstrate the ability to handle data including fractions and decimal dilutions. * Ability to prioritise effectively in order to meet tight deadlines. * Be efficient and dextrous - accurate and consistent inoculation of plates is of paramount importance. * Flexible and conscientious team player. Additional Information: The working hours are Monday to Friday, 8am until 4pm. This is a 5 month fixed term contract. If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please submit an up-to-date CV including details about your current or most recent salary and your availability/notice period. You can also call Hannah on (Apply online only) for a discreet and confidential discussion about the role