Project Officer


AddressPort Arthur, Scalloway, Shetland, ZE1 0UN
Closing Date5pm, Monday 30 November 2020


SSQC have secured funding from the European Maritime Fisheries Fund, to undertake a three year research project, to trial a new microbiological monitoring programme for Shetland mussels.

We wish to recruit a Project Officer to develop testing methods, undertaking testing, and record and interpret results. Applicants should be educated to degree level and have previous experience of working in a laboratory environment. Experience of PCR testing and MPN and/or impedance methods are also desirable. This post will involve weekend working, and sample collection, therefore a full clean driving licence is essential.

For further details and/or to apply for a job application pack please contact: Diana Abernethy, SSQC, Port Arthur, Scalloway, Shetland ZE1 0UN.
Tel: 01595 772407  Email:


Closing date Monday 30th November 2020 by 5 p.m.