Sr Microbiologist - Leiden

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  • Ecolab Nalco 
  • Leiden 


Location : Leiden – The Netherlands Main Responsibilities: Establish a microbiological testing capability in support Ecolab innovation projects Select test methods and set up work procedures, and the practical implementation thereof. Create/collect microbiological cultures; sourcing of consumables and media and organization of laboratory equipments/instruments. Liaise with key stakeholders in the RD&E research teams of the various divisions to tailor testing in support of the team objectives. Operational activities that are needed to run the laboratory in a safe and efficient manner, produce the required test results according to specifications and agreed time lines (once up and running expansion of the team with laboratory technicians is anticipated). Required Qualifications: BSc with at least 5 years of relevant experience or MSc with at least 2 year of relevant experience. Microbiological or bio-engineering background with a proficient knowledge of biocides. Able to bring curiosity and intellect to the job in order to devise creative testing solutions to practical problems posed by the versatile applications that Ecolab products see. Fluent in English (both written and spoken) – another European language would be a plus Willing to travel to cooperate with the regional internal customers (Monheim, Germany RD&E associates) and for occasional on-site sampling, testing or consulting of customers. Hands-on mentality, not shying away from routine and more advanced lab work, or dealing with installation/maintenance of test equipment Must be a European Citizen or must be in the possession of a valid work permit for The Netherlands Must have a valid driving license Preferred Qualifications Good interpersonal and communication skills, versatility to deal with colleagues from various business units, external partners or customers Experience with biocide applications in health care, food and beverage, textile care and/or institutional environments is beneficial. Knowledge of biocide regulations (BPR) and related test methodologies Flexibility to deal with various project phases, ranging from idea to performing field trials at customer locations About Ecolab Every day, we make the world cleaner, safer and healthier – protecting people and vital resources. Ecolab is the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services. Around the world businesses in foodservice, food processing, hospitality, healthcare, industrial, and oil and gas markets choose Ecolab products and services to keep their environment clean and safe, operate efficiently and achieve sustainability goals. Our global workforce of over 44,000 employees is consistently delivering comprehensive solutions that meet the unique needs of our customers.

Vast contract, bepaalde tijd, Vast contract, onbepaalde tijd uur per week




  • Techniek  
  • 18-02-2014 
  • Full time baan  
  • in overleg, afhankelijk van kennis en ervaring 

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