Salary: circa £18,500 pa plus bonus and substantial benefits
Location: Nantgarw, Cardiff
Hours: Full Time – 09:00 – 17:00 (Hours will need to be flexible to meet business needs)
Biocatalysts is a global biotechnology company producing speciality enzymes at commercial scales, offering both off-the-shelf enzyme products and a customised enzyme discovery, development and manufacturing service. From identifying an enzyme that exists as a concept on a database, through to producing large scale commercial quantities of stable enzymes suitable for global shipment.
Due to our on-going commitment to expanding our product portfolio which is central to accelerating our growth, we have an opportunity for a Microbiology Technician who will be part of our highly motivated Technical & Compliance Team.
Microbiology experience is essential for this role as you will be responsible for carrying out all microbiology tasks and activities to successfully complete our enzyme development projects and enzyme production processes. You will be analytical and apply great attention to detail and accuracy in your work. You will ensure quality standards are maintained to support a safe and clean working lab environment.
You will have practical experience of working in a lab environment along with A’ level (achieved at least 200 points at A/AS level including DD at GCE A2 for two science subjects or equivalent, 5 GCSE’s or equivalent, Grade C or above including Maths, Science and English. A degree in science is desirable.
To accommodate our development processes to meet the needs of our customers, you will be an integral member of project teams, have a ‘can do’ attitude, be able to work flexibly and change your normal hours or on a shift basis which will attract additional payment.
If you enjoy practical work along with an enthusiastic approach and willingness to learn, are conscientious, friendly and have the motivation to succeed, we would love to learn more about you.
To apply, download our recruitment pack and either submit your Curriculum Vitae using the below button or email it to us. Please send to:
Biocatalysts Ltd, Cefn Coed, Parc Nantgarw, Cardiff CF15 7QQ
Contact: Pauline Denner
Closing Date: 12:00 noon on Friday 1 June 2018
This post was written by Danielle Lloyd