Microbiology Technician

Microbiology Technician

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Scientific, Pharmaceutical & Chemical

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £35715 per annum

  • Contact:

    Johnathan Miller

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8968

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months initially

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    As soon as possible

Microbiology Technician
£17.84 per hour / £35,715 pro rata

12 month contract initially – will be looking to extend
Pharmaceutical industry.
Based in Liverpool.

Interviewing over Video in the next few days

We are currently recruiting for an additional Microbiologist / Microbiology Technician to join the QC department of a major Pharmaceutical company in Liverpool on a contract basis for 12 months with a view to being extended.

There is a possibility of extension and potential permanent roles for the successful candidates however this can’t be guaranteed up front. You will be required to work a 4 on 4 off day shift pattern (11 hours per shift – 8.00am – 7.00pm).


To perform QC laboratory tests on in-process, intermediate and finished products.
Tests regularly include TVC, WFI, Bioburden testing, LAL testing and Environmental Monitoring.
To participate in ad hoc studies such as technical/validation studies, and provide technical expertise and advice around specific tests in troubleshooting.

Qualifications and Experience:

Minimum qualified to BSc level in Microbiology or a related subject is essential.
Experience of working in a Pharmaceutical environment to GMP within a Microbiology laboratory environment is essential.
Unfortunately due to the level of experience needed we can't consider any candidates who don't have industry experience at this time.

For further details and to apply please contact Johnathan Miller at Scantec via johnathanm (at) scantec. co. uk

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