Senior Laboratory Technician


Senior Laboratory Technician (W597) SciStaff Somerset West, Western Cape *MSc in Agriscience or Microbiology with 3 – 5 years’ laboratory experience. Molecular background essential with sound knowledge on beneficial and pathogenetic microorganisms. Bilingual with excellent communication skills.* Location: Somerset West Description: A company specialising in the development, manufacturing and distribution of a broad range of products for the Agrochemical market is seeking a suitable qualified Senior Laboratory Technician to join their team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the development of a unique range of soil-based biological products that will help expand the company’s biological product range which will further enhance the company’s focus on delivering a holistic plant health solution to its customers. Key Requirements: MSc degree in either Agricultural or Microbiological Sciences with 3 – 5 years’ laboratory experience. Sound knowledge on plant health, biotechnology and/or horticulture. Molecular background essential. Sound knowledge on the identification, isolation, purification and cultivation of pathogenic fungi and bacteria. Must be bilingual with excellent communication skills. Additional Requirements: Self-driven and passionate. The ability to work independently and in a team. Innovative and goal orientated. Good planning, communication, leadership and organizational skills. High level of self-discipline. Attention to detail. Remuneration: Market related based on experience. Starting date: As soon as possible. Only candidates that meet all the requirements should apply **Please quote “Senior Laboratory Technician (W597)” in the subject line ***Only candidates that are shortlisted will be contacted CVs can be submitted by email. Please state current salary package and salary expectations when submitting your CV.


Senior Laboratory Technician
Somerset West
South Africa