Microbiology Lab Manager

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    Wolverhampton, West Midlands

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    Full Time

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    Pabudu Bandara

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Excellent opportunity for a Microbiology Lab Manger with experience in Food Microbiology testing!

This is a permanent opportunity based in Midlands area. The salary is negotiable.

Search Scientific consultancy is a recruitment partner to an international food testing company based in Midlands. In this role you will be managing the microbiology laboratories on a day to day basis.


Day to Day supervision of the Food Microbiology Laboratory

Ensure all team members are performing duties/tests to the specified quality and technical standards

Make sure plates are read and confirmation tests are carried out/read on time

Enter results to LIMS on time

Ensure laboratory has adequate stock of consumables to run the shifts

Placing orders of consumables



Degree in microbiology or higher
Understanding of ISO, UKAS, audit procedures and methods.
Proven operational experience and team management within food/water/environmental Microbiology testing environment
Good laboratory skills and practices as well as Microbiology techniques
Proven project management skills and experience, lean production principles

If your skills match the above and you are interested in this position, then please apply online or contact Pabudu on 0161 835 8359 or Email to Pabudu.bandara@search.co.uk

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.