Join Us

We are always on the lookout for like-minded people to join the team

Join Us

We are always on the lookout for like-minded people to join the team

I-PHYC is an ambitious enterprise offering a rewarding work environment with numerous opportunities for personal and professional growth. We are always on the lookout for like-minded people to join the team, but particularly candidates with a background in:

 – Chemical, wastewater or bioprocess engineering

– Delivering capital projects related to the wastewater industry

– Commercial development of industrial biotechnology, water and wastewater processes

– Working with utility-focused enterprises

To be considered for upcoming vacancies, please email your CV and a covering letter explaining how you meet the requirements of the role to info@i-phyc.com.

 

Current vacancies:

Laboratory Technician (Algae and Biological Systems)

Industrial Phycology (I-PHYC) aims to sustainably transform wastewater treatment.  We use microalgae to treat municipal and industrial wastewater and recover valuable resources. Our goal is sustainable, chemical-free wastewater treatment.

We are currently constructing the largest algae-wastewater treatment facility in the UK .

Description

I-PHYC is seeking a Laboratory Technician to assist principal investigators, engineers, and research staff with ongoing research related to algal cultivation and wastewater treatment. We are seeking a driven, self-motivated individual with a strong scientific background.

The role is based in Bristol, UK, but the successful candidate will be required to travel to other locations across England and Wales for sample collection.

Required qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Biotechnology, Environmental Science/Engineering, Marine Science, Microbiology or related discipline
Minimum two years’ laboratory experience (academic or industry)

Ability to communicate, learn and adapt quickly

Ability to work independently and as part of the team

Desired qualifications

Master’s degree in Biology, Biotechnology, Environmental Science/Engineering, Marine Science, Microbiology or related discipline
Experience with algal ecology, physiology, taxonomy and cultivation

Experience with biological water/wastewater treatment

Technical experience in any of the following areas: microscopy, sensors/probes, water quality analyses, field work, spectrophotometry and statistical analysis

Main responsibilities

Design and execution of biological experiments

Field work and sample collection

Laboratory analysis of chemical and biological samples

Photobioreactor monitoring and maintenance

Algae cultivation

Operation and maintenance of laboratory equipment

Data entry, analysis and report writing

Organizing, ordering, storing and cleaning

Preferred start date
As soon as possible

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled. To apply, send your CV and covering letter via email (subject: Laboratory Technician) to info@i-phyc.com.

I-PHYC is an ambitious enterprise offering a rewarding work environment with numerous opportunities for personal and professional growth. We are always on the lookout for like-minded people to join the team, but particularly candidates with a background in:

 – Chemical, wastewater or bioprocess engineering

– Delivering capital projects related to the wastewater industry

– Commercial development of industrial biotechnology, water and wastewater processes

– Working with utility-focused enterprises

To be considered for upcoming vacancies, please email your CV and a covering letter explaining how you meet the requirements of the role to info@i-phyc.com.

 

Current vacancies:

Laboratory Technician (Algae and Biological Systems)

Industrial Phycology (I-PHYC) aims to sustainably transform wastewater treatment.  We use microalgae to treat municipal and industrial wastewater and recover valuable resources. Our goal is sustainable, chemical-free wastewater treatment.

We are currently constructing the largest algae-wastewater treatment facility in the UK .

Description

I-PHYC is seeking a Laboratory Technician to assist principal investigators, engineers, and research staff with ongoing research related to algal cultivation and wastewater treatment. We are seeking a driven, self-motivated individual with a strong scientific background.

The role is based in Bristol, UK, but the successful candidate will be required to travel to other locations across England and Wales for sample collection.

Required qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Biotechnology, Environmental Science/Engineering, Marine Science, Microbiology or related discipline
Minimum two years’ laboratory experience (academic or industry)

Ability to communicate, learn and adapt quickly

Ability to work independently and as part of the team

Desired qualifications

Master’s degree in Biology, Biotechnology, Environmental Science/Engineering, Marine Science, Microbiology or related discipline
Experience with algal ecology, physiology, taxonomy and cultivation

Experience with biological water/wastewater treatment

Technical experience in any of the following areas: microscopy, sensors/probes, water quality analyses, field work, spectrophotometry and statistical analysis

Main responsibilities

Design and execution of biological experiments

Field work and sample collection

Laboratory analysis of chemical and biological samples

Photobioreactor monitoring and maintenance

Algae cultivation

Operation and maintenance of laboratory equipment

Data entry, analysis and report writing

Organizing, ordering, storing and cleaning

Preferred start date
As soon as possible

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled. To apply, send your CV and covering letter via email (subject: Laboratory Technician) to info@i-phyc.com.