Mérieux NutriSciences - South Africa prides itself on the employment of new talents to adhere to its vision and whose competences and motivation would support its expansion in the food safety and quality market.

Since its inception, Mérieux NutriSciences SA (formerly Swift Micro Laboratories) has seen significant growth and development of its activities. With this in mind, our company has a constant demand for talented and knowledgeable candidates. As part of the Mérieux NutriSciences group, our international company offers you the opportunity of working for a leading food testing laboratory in a fast-moving as well as challenging environment. At Mérieux NutriSciences SA we value hard-work, dedication and spirit of initiative.

 

Swift Silliker t/a Merieux NutriSciences, based in Claremont, Cape Town, has a vacancy for a Microbiologist.

Job requirements:

  • Tertiary qualification in microbiology (minimum ND Microbiology / Food Tech).
  • Experience in a SANAS accredited lab advantageous.
  • Position would suit hardworking, vibrant and enthusiastic individuals.
  • Own transport required to enable late/evening shift work.

E-mail CV to za-careers@mxns.com or post to PO Box 22, Newlands, 7725, WC. Please use reference: "Vacancy Microbiologist CT"

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Should you not hear from us within 14 days please consider your application unsuccessful.

We currently have a vacancy for a Dairy Laboratory Analyst at the Cape Town Raw Milk Laboratory.

Job responsibilities:

  • The position entails the daily testing of samples, including sample preparation, analysis, reviewing and sending of reports.

Job requirements:

  • Applicants must have a tertiary qualification in Microbiology, Veterinary or Food Technology.
  • The incumbent must be good at statistics and science skills,
  • Team leader (setting a good example), be responsible and take initiative, good organisational skills and able to multi-task.
  • Position would suit a hard-working, vibrant and enthusiastic self-starter.
  • Previous experience in a ISO 17025 accredited Dairy Laboratory and experience as SANAS Technical Signatory would be an advantage.

E-mail CV to za-careers@mxns.com or post to PO Box 22, Newlands, 7725, WC. Please use reference: "Vacancy Microbiologist CT"

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Should you not hear from us within 14 days please consider your application unsuccessful.

We currently have a vacancy for a Technical Specialist in our Customer Care Department in Midrand. 

The incumbent will act as the primary contact for assigned accounts and coordinate related technical support activities for clients, ensuring best in class service to the clients of Mérieux NutriSciences' Chemistry and Microbiology laboratories. 

A general knowledge of food testing methods and scientific processes, obtained from a minimum diploma in Microbiology (or similar), Food Science/ Tech, or Chemistry required. 

Practical experience in a commercial laboratory will be an advantage. Excellent communication and problem solving skills required. 

E-mail CV to za-careers@mxns.com or post to PO Box 22, Newlands, 7725, WC. Please use reference: "Vacancy Customer Care GT"

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Should you not hear from us within 14 days please consider your application unsuccessful.

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