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The Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) is an executive agency of the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs, and works on behalf of the Scottish Government and Welsh Government. Our diverse teams of over 2,000 skilled and committed professionals come together to provide research, advice and support to UK Government for safeguarding animal, public and plant health for benefit of the environment and economy.

The Field Epidemiology Group within the Department of Bacteriology is seeking a scientist, ideally one experienced in applied farm animal research, to contribute to research into food borne zoonoses with a focus on Salmonella Animal and Plant Health Agency.

 

This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to several research and surveillance activities, whilst working within an enthusiastic team and learning from experts in the field.

Animal and Plant Health Agency
Animal and Plant Health Agency

Applicants should have a strong science background and a degree in Biological Sciences and/or experience in a microbiology laboratory environment working to ISO9001 or ISO17025 quality standards. Experience of project management, scientific report writing and statistical analysis is required.

The Weybridge site is a strategically important national asset due to its role as a reference laboratory supporting the Government’s response to national emergencies including disease outbreaks. For this reason all post holders based at the APHA Weybridge site must hold a valid Counter Terrorist Check (CTC) security clearance or above. It is up to each person applying for a post at APHA Weybridge to ensure they meet the CTC residency criteria. Applicants must be currently resident in the UK & have between 3 to 10 years continuous UK residency depending on the level of security required.

Inclusion, support and the development of our people matter to us. We aim to support the career and personal wellbeing of everyone in APHA. Our benefits include generous annual leave, a contributory pension, staff bonuses and recognition, salary sacrifice benefit options, and an employee discount scheme. We also offer flexible working.

Animal and Plant Health Agency Apply before 11:55 pm on Monday 6th September 2021.

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