|Salary:||£31,396 to £36,024 Grade UOE06, per annum|
|Placed On:||28th September 2023|
|Closes:||12th October 2023|
Contract type - Open Ended - Full time - 35 Hours Per Week
We are looking for an collegiate and well-organised laboratory microbiologist to join the Veterinary Microbiology Laboratory in Easter Bush Pathology, part of the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies on the Easter Bush Campus, University of Edinburgh. The laboratory provides a diagnostic microbiology service to internal clinicians from the Small and Large Animal Hospitals and Practices. Clients also include external clinicians from local veterinary practices and internal and external microbiology researchers.
Working under the Microbiology Laboratory Manager, the post-holder will have a key role in the effective running of the diagnostic service ensuring the rapid and professional reporting of accurate identification and antimicrobial sensitivity testing results to clinicians and other clients. In addition, the post-holder will contribute across all of the laboratory activities including culture and identification, antimicrobial sensitivity testing, molecular microbiology, isolate archiving and database maintenance, reagent ordering and preparation, development of new diagnostic assays and contribute to microbiology research projects, teaching, student supervision and outreach.
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