Junior Microscopy Analyst

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Gloucestershire
Salary
15000.00 - 16000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
09 Nov 2016
Closes
07 Dec 2016
Sectors
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Exciting new position for an enthusiastic problem solver!

Do you hold a degree in a scientific discipline? Do you have an interest in microscopy? Are you a keen problem solver with exemplary attention to detail? Then this could be the role for you!

Working within the microscopy team of a successful contract food testing laboratory, your main responsibility will be identification of foreign bodies in food samples using a range of instrumentation including light microscopy, scanning electron microscopy (SEM), X-ray microanalysis and FT-IR spectroscopy. Your duties will also include preparation of technical reports for clients.

Applications are invited from Science graduates who have some hands-on instrumentation skills. Experience with SEM and FT-IR would be highly beneficial although is not essential. You must have excellent communication skills, the ability to work efficiently in a high-pressured environment and have proven problem solving abilities.

Apply to VRS now to be considered for this exciting new opportunity!

Key words: Microscopy, microscope, scanning electron microscopy, SEM, light microscopy, X-ray microanalysis, FT-IR spectroscopy, Fourier transform infra-red, problem solving, attention to detail, graduate, Gloucestershire, Cheltenham, Stratford-upon-Avon, VRS5320LC