About the Company
AlgaeCytes is focused on developing and commercialising the next generation of bioactive ingredients from sustainable and environmentally-sound resources. AlgaeCytes uses its unique algae technology in an integrated biorefining process to produce high-value algae based products, in particular omega-3 oils and proteins, for the food, cosmetic and the pharmaceutical market.
The role will be based in our labs, as part of the chemistry team, working on the downstream processing of algal biomass. Central to the role will be to help in maintaining laboratory equipment to the appropriate standards and to assist when required on R&D projects.
Main duties and responsibilities
Skills and Qualifications
The ideal candidate requires a BSc in a science subject and preferably some relevant industry experience in Chemistry or Biochemistry. Consideration will also be given to anyone with equivalent qualifications or experience. Must be able to work independently and flexibly and to adapt to changing priorities.
Disclaimer: the above job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by people assigned to this role and is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities. AlgaeCytes Limited reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet business and organisational needs as necessary.
Please send a CV with covering letter to:
Discovery Park House
Kent CT13 9ND
Closing date for applications is 13th August 2021
AlgaeCytes is based in state-of-the-art labs at Discovery Park, Sandwich, Kent. The world-class facilities have attracted a host of international companies from the life science, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, science and technology sectors. It has helped to create an environment where emerging businesses, local universities and established organisations can interact.