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Jane Smith100 Brook Lane



Tel: 01243 243 243

Mobile: 07772 722 722


Personal Details:

DOB: 10.10.1981

Marital Status: Single

Nationality: British

NI number: AB 21 43 65 C

Passport number: 321 654 987

Employment History:

2002 – present Microbiology QA Officer, ABC Biotech, SloughMain duties include:

Auditing and troubleshooting the manufacturing process.

Liaison with other senior production, development and QA staff to ensure system functioning.

Maintenance of Standard Operating Procedures.

Work to a rota system to provide 24 h service cover.

Training of new staff in QC procedures.

2001 – 2002 Microbiology QC Technician, Foodtech Ltd, MaidenheadMain duties included:

Setting up and maintaining QC cultures.

Validation studies of new methods and reagents.

Monitoring of laboratory consumables and equipment.


1998 – 2001 BSc (Hons) 2.1 Biology, University of ManchesterSubjects included:

Microbiology, Environmental Microbiology, Microbial Growth and Nutrition, Comparative Animal Physiology, Quantitative Biology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Biotechnology.

1991 – 1998 Maidenhead High SchoolA Levels: Biology (A), Chemistry (A), Mathematics (C)

10 GCSEs

Additional Skills and Information:

IT skills including use of word processing, data analysis and graphics packages, and online databases and the internet

Excellent teamwork and time management skills developed in my previous and current roles

Well developed oral and written communication skills, have given many oral presentations and written a variety of reports and protocols

Awarded Chemistry prize at A Level

High standard of written and conversational French

Full clean driving licence


Member of local hockey club, and arrange training sessions and competitions

Regularly attend the local gym

Extensive travel throughout Europe, Asia and Australia

Also enjoy cinema and theatre


Available on request