Food Microbiology Support Technician needed in the UK

Serial No: 126372
Location: United Kingdom - View on map

We are currently recruiting for a Food Microbiology Support Technician to work in a leading Food Testing Laboratory in the United Kingdom. The ideal candidate will be a graduate within Microbiology, with desire to work with Food Microbiology environment.


Food Microbiology Support Technician



  • £29,500 p/a


The Role

  • Aseptic Preparation of samples for Microbiological analysis
  • Initial dilution of samples
  • Pipetting of diluted samples
  • Entering sample information into the Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
  • Preparation and sterilization of sampling and other associated equipment
  • Preparation of media as required
  • Carry out Aw and pH measurement of samples as required
  • Packing and dispatch of test kits
  • Assistance in plate drying activities as required
  • General laboratory housekeeping
  • Daily equipment checks and calibrations



  • Skilled in Numeracy and Literacy
  • Eye for detail
  • Good Team Worker
  • Flexibility of Work Hours
  • Hard working Conscientious and adaptable
  • Should be able to work in a logical manner and be able to work well under pressure
  • Assist with maintaining quality standards


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