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Current vacancies

The Pirbright Institute employs a dynamic and vibrant community of around 350 staff covering a diverse set of chosen fields, backgrounds and experience. We all play a crucial role in furthering the Institute’s aspirations, advancing the frontiers of science and knowledge through our excellent scientific research, knowledge sharing and contribution; with a real focus in improving the world in which we live. Our outlook is always balanced by our strong sense of purpose, values and behaviours and an unwavering commitment to a ‘one Institute’ approach.

Pirbright is a proud holder of the Athena SWAN Bronze Award. The award recognises the advancement of gender equality at the Institute. The Institute also offers a range of benefits, including childcare vouchers, onsite gym, and social club at its site in Surrey.

How to apply

Applications for our vacancies listed below must be made via our recruitment portal. For further information about completing your application, see our guidance notes. If you have any queries about recruitment at Pirbright, please email jobs@pirbright.ac.uk.

Current vacancies

Location: The Pirbright Institute

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The HR apprentice will support the department in delivering an excellent HR service to all our managers and employees.  Our aim is to develop and deliver a high performing HR delivery service provision for the Institute that is aligned with our values, engages our people, enabling us...

Location: The Pirbright Institute

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The Insectary Assistant will be a member of a large active research group, responsible for assisting with our core operations of rearing, breeding and studying insects, primarily mosquitoes. This requires careful, reliable, consistent performance of cleaning, feeding and other duties...

Location: The Pirbright Institute

Organisation position and purpose

The postholder will be a member of a large active research group, responsible for assisting with our experimental work on mosquitoes. The research goal is to develop means to make mosquitoes – primarily Aedes aegypti – less able to transmit arboviruses (arthropod-bo...

Location: The Pirbright Institute

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The role is to provide support in all areas of financial accounting at the ledger level. This will involve processing purchase invoices, taking queries from the Institute staff and suppliers, regular supplier account reconciliation, and other ad-hoc duties whilst going through the...

Location: The Pirbright Institute

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As part of the Pirbright Development Programme Client Team, the Development MEP Building Delivery PM reports to the Senior Capability Leader EMS – and is a central part of EMS operations.

 

Key functions of the role:

  • Contribute to the development of...

Location: The Pirbright Institute

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The CSU team is part of the Research Services department which sits within the Capability Directorate. The Position of Cleaning, Laundry & Autoclave Operator reports to the Cleaning, Laundry & Autoclave Supervisor, and works alongside 6 other laboratory Cleaners,...

Location: The Pirbright Institute

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Environment Officer to join the Institute. This is a critical role, being an integral part of the Risk & Assurance team that covers biosafety, environment and sustainability, quality, security, business continuity and health & safety....

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