MicroGen Biotech’s long term goals require that we recruit the best people with wide-ranging capabilities. We can provide exceptional opportunities for individuals with ambition, vision and commitment. Your qualifications, skills and experience may be of great interest to us.

Full time senior research scientist
MicroGen Biotech wish to recruit a full time senior research scientist to work with their team on a number of major remediation projects. Candidates will have a PhD and significant applied industrial or postdoctoral research experience in microbial metal resistance and/or metal phytoremediation. They will also have excellent technical, communication and project management skills.


Part time office administrator
MicroGen Biotech wish to recruit a part time office administrator. Candidates will have experience in an administration role as well as excellent IT, communication and administrative skills.


MicroGen Biotech wish to recruit an intern to work on communication projects with both their Ireland and China based teams.  Candidates will have excellent communication skills and be proficient in both oral and written English and Chinese.


For further information on or to apply for any of these roles, please send a cover letter and curriculum vitae to:  Microgen Biotech (Recruitment), Enterprise and Research Incubation Centre, Institute of Technology Carlow, Kilkenny Road, Carlow, Ireland or to