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Trainee Scientist

Range of departments

£17,700 per annum + 24 days holiday and benefits


If you’re interested in taking the first step towards a career in science, we’d love to hear from you. Please get in touch and send us your CV and a cover letter.

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Admin support

Administration Assistant

Beer, Wine and Spirits Analysis

G £17,700pa upon experience + 24 days holiday and benefits

Job summary

  • To assist in the management of reception, logging, storage, subcontracting and disposal of samples received for analysis. This is done using a laboratory information management system (LIMS). Other duties as agreed, depending on experience which may involve basic lab analysis or administrative tasks.

Analytical services

Chromatography Technician

Chromatography, Chemistry and Biochemistry

From £17,300pa + 24 days holiday and benefits

Job summary

  • To undertake booking in samples onto labware LIMS and all associated duties including the preparation of the work file for reporting and invoicing, allocation of work and preparation prior to analysis.

Food Contact Materials Lead

Chromatography, Chemistry and Biochemistry

£22,350 - £30,000pa + 24 days holiday and benefits

Job summary

  • To undertake all packaging analysis and associated activities within the Chromatography Section

Food Safety Specialist (Allergens)

Analytical Services

G £22,350 - £30,000pa + 24 days holiday and benefits

Job summary

  • To manage and deliver scientific and technical projects (analysis, consultancy, training and research) giving high quality and cost-effective solutions to our clients both internal and external. To develop business for Campden BRI in focused areas to support the strategy and vision of the business.
    Work closely with clients to advise on food safety aspects and analytical requirements pertaining to allergens

No agencies please, interested applicants to contact Lisa Smith

Email Lisa

Laboratory Assessor

CLAS Food Compositional, Microbiology

G £25,000 - £33,000pa + 24 days holiday and benefits

Job summary

  • To manage and deliver assessments, pre-assessments, consultancies, training and other work for the auditing and related services operated by CLAS/Campden BRI as relevant to the post/skill set of the person and the agreed focus of their role
  • To provide auditor support to the Campden BRI Internal audit programme
  • To interface with clients and provide up to date advice and assistance relating to laboratory quality standards, good laboratory practice and accreditation
  • To contribute to development of new business within the CLAS Group

Microbiology Analytical Services Senior Technician

Microbiology Department

G £20,000+ pa upon experience + 24 days holiday and benefits

Job summary

  • To perform microbiological procedures on samples received into the MAS group. To maintain laboratory documentation and records to allow full traceability of sample receipt, media quality, suitability of equipment for the tests and accurate recording of results. To carry out scheduled calibration checks and laboratory monitoring tasks to achieve compliance with the requirements of the quality system.

Packaging Technician

Packaging, Analytical Services

G £17,000+ pa upon experience + 24 days holiday and benefits

Job summary

  • To assist with the preparation and delivery of scientific and technical projects relating to packaging services.

Packaging Technologist

Packaging, Analytical Services

G £17,800 – £27,400pa upon experience + 24 days holiday and benefits

Job summary

  • To assist with the delivery of scientific and technical projects relating to packaging services, giving high quality and cost effective solutions to our clients (internal and external). The role is primarily focused on contract testing, consultancy and training but research projects are also undertaken periodically.

Wine and Spirits Analytical Specialist

Wines and Spirits, Analytical Services

G £22,350 - £30,000pa upon experience + 24 days holiday and benefits

Job summary

  • To maintain and develop services within the Wines and Spirits section, to assist the technical manager, adding expertise in the analysis of soil, leaf and petiole.

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No agencies please, interested applicants to contact Lisa Smith

Email Lisa

Business support

Cleaning Assistants / Supervisor Vacancies

We currently have a number of positions available, various hours including daytime and early evening shifts. Please contact Jean Newell-Griffiths on 01386 842027 for an informal chat.

Job summary

  • To clean and maintain to a professional standard all company work areas as directed by the Catering and Cleaning and Cleaning Supervisor.

Consulting Technology

Bakery Technologist

Ingredients Research Team, Consulting Technology

G £20,000 - £25,000pa upon experience + 24 days holiday and benefits

Job summary

  • To deliver food related scientific and technical projects resulting in innovative, high quality and cost-effective solutions to the food industry and internal clients. The job will involve a mixture of working within Campden BRI’s pilot plant area (predominantly bakery) and desk-based activities.

International Food Law Advisor (German speaking)

Regulatory Affairs, Consulting Technology

G £25,000 - £32,000pa upon experience + 24 days holiday and benefits

Job summary

  • The provision of safe, honestly marketed food is a legal, commercial and moral imperative. Food Law Advisors help members consistently and efficiently meet complex, demanding and shifting legal requirements. This is important in helping to secure the recruitment and retention of members and in attracting profitable external revenue to the business.

Sensory and consumer insight

Sensory Assessor/Technician

Consumer and Sensory Sciences (Sensory Insights Section)

G £17,700 - £19,550+pa + 24 days holiday and benefits

Job summary

  • To participate as a Sensory Assessor/Technician in all appropriate training, research and contract work executed within the Department

No agencies please, interested applicants to contact Lesa Lynch

Email Lesa

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