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Technical Assistant

We are looking for a full-time Technical Assistant to join our laboratory team.

No specific experience is necessary as full training will be given.  This role would be a great opportunity for a recent graduate in Biological Sciences or a similar discipline, however other candidates would be considered.

Briefly, the role includes

  • Receiving and logging in of samples
  • Testing of samples for microbial content (total count and pathogens)
  • Performance of Preservative Efficacy Testing
  • Validation of test methods
  • Preparation and handling of microbial cultures
  • Operation of laboratory equipment
  • Media preparation

The role offers a competitive salary.

For more information or to apply, please contact Letitia at or on 01298 872997


Recruitment Agency Information

MCS Laboratories Limited recognises the service provided by recruitment agencies and have suppliers with whom terms of business have been agreed (MCS Laboratories Limited Supplier). Only such suppliers can place candidates with MCS Laboratories Limited and will receive instruction directly from us to do so, all other suppliers are unable to do this (third parties). MCS Laboratories Limited is therefore unable to consider speculative / unsolicited CV’s or proposals from any other third party.

MCS Laboratories Limited reserves the right to contact directly any candidates who have been speculatively submitted by a third party and shall therefore not be liable for any fees whatsoever should it choose to engage the candidate’s services. Speculative submission of candidate CV’s does not establish a right of representation should the same candidate’s details also be submitted by a MCS Laboratories Limited Supplier or independently by the candidate themselves.

Submission of any speculative / unsolicited CV’s and proposals to MCS Laboratories Limited will be deemed evidence of full and unlimited acceptance of these terms and agreement that these are the totality of any commercial or contractual relationship whatsoever in respect of the candidate(s) whose speculative / unsolicited CV’s and proposals were sent.