Technical Services Leader – Microbiology Innovation (The position has been filled)
Australia, New South Wales
Full Time


  • Invest in your Future – Join Leading Food Laboratory
  • Drive Business Performance Through Technical Innovation
  • Be Part of a Friendly, Professional and Driven Team
  • Utilise Experience Gained in Food, Pharma, Consulting &/or R&D



Our client’s Food Laboratory continuous to grow and invest in its future through science-related innovations. Well known and highly regarded for the quality of their work, this role has been created to ensure the performance of the Microbiology Department is utilising and leading in cutting-edge technology.



The role of the Technical Services Leader is to provide analytical and technical expertise through method development and assessment of new technologies for potential application. The aim is to improve customer service, quality and/or the productivity of the Microbiology Department.



  • A Bachelor of Science Degree or higher, in Microbiology or related field
  • Able to understand the needs of the laboratory and the business, you will be comfortable with technology and innovation, for process improvement
  • Having held senior, autonomous roles in the past, you will use your expertise to provide technical direction to the business in regards to which type of technology should be used moving forward
  • Must have many years experience as a Microbiologist with solid working knowledge of method development and validation
  • Your excellent verbal and written communication skills will assist you in the preparation of appropriate documentation to implement new operational systems
  • Passionate about Microbiology and driven to make change, you will be a risk taker who is willing to take a chance in coming up with new innovative ideas
  • Must have excellent project management skills and the ability to liaise with various stakeholders to ensure all projects are implemented successfully and on time

This is a wonderful career opportunity for a passionate and experienced Technical Services Leader who wants career progression, satisfaction and autonomy together with an excellent salary package!



To apply for this role, please click the ‘APPLY NOW’ button and attach your updated resume with a covering letter addressed to Helen Patronis. To have a confidential discussion, please call 03 9516 0100 during working hours or 0438 620 434 after hours.

Please Note: Unfortunately only short-listed candidates can be contacted due to high volume of applications.