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BELLVILLE, WESTERN CAPE, SOUTH AFRICA
Th e Institute for Microbial Biotechnology and Metagenomics (IMBM) is a leading research unit based within the Department of Biotechnology at the University of the Western Cape ... (UWC). The Institute is a global competitor in microbial biotechnology and metagenomics, and is committed to excellence in research and in the training of future research leaders. Its ...TO BE NEGOTIATED
MASS STAFFING PROJECTS - DURBAN, KWAZULU-NATAL
, Biotechnology or Chemistry Internal Audit Knowledge (Advantageous) Degree in Food Technology, Chemistry or a related. 3 years of experience (food manufacturing or FMCG environment advantageous ...144K-200K
PROSTAFF HOLDINGS - GAUTENG, GAUTENG
... or Diploma in Chemistry or Biotechnology or Microbiology or related is preferred. The company will consider a graduate who that can train up into the role. Highly organised with the ability ...MARKET RELATED CTC
ALELAN RECRUITMENT SERVICES - UMZINYATHI
HIRE RESOLVE - JOHANNESBURG, GAUTENG
... in Biotechnology. 5 years’ experience working in a personal care environment. Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to fmcg.jobshireresolve.co.za or fax to XXX ...R25 000 - R30 000 PER MONTH
MASS STAFFING PROJECTS - DUNDEE, KWAZULU-NATAL
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Biotechnology utilises living organisms and traits thereof as well as systems to engineer or modify products. It is used in medicine creating new and improved pharmaceutical products. Science has also allowed it to become an innovative means even for the improvement of agriculture and food industries.
In agriculture crops can be modified, producing GMO (Genetically Modified Foods), this can improve on taste, kill weeds during growing process and add vitamins and minerals.
In pharmaceuticals, medicine is modified to enhance its abilities as well as minimise side effects. It can be designed to adapt to the patient's individual needs and thus tailor made according to the genetic make-up of the individual. Biotechnology is also used in industrial sectors as well as for environmental research. Biotechnology also engages in other branches of science such as bioformatics, biochemistry, biorobotics, and chemical engineering.
Job prospects are wide in this field and remuneration is very rewarding. Jobs can be found in agriculture, tech positions in the food industry, scientific communications, and tech positions in laboratories.
The field in which the individual wishes to specialise will require certain experience and knowledge eg agriculture, medical science.
Masters degrees in various scientific fields (biology, chemistry)
Degree in Biotechnology (BSc)
Cell biology and genetics
69% of current opportunities are permanent, whereas 31% are contract jobs.
The standard deviation of salaries for the results of this search is 161,245.
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