■ Masters or Bachelor's degrees with specialization in microbiology from a recognized university in the field of microbiology, food technology or agriculture. ■ 2-3 years of experience in reputed chemical and /or microbiology laboratory. ■ Knowledge of ISO 17025:2005 laboratory management system is an added advantage. ■ Good command of the English language, both verbal and written ■ IT proficiency ; must be competent in Microsoft office Programmes such as MS Excel and MS PowerPoint