Job Opportunities

There is a wealth of job vacancies within Midlothian Science Zone, at every stage of your career from entry level to more senior positions, with roles across a broad spectrum including administrative, marketing, laboratory work, research, consultancy, management.

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Some of the staff at Ingenza Ltd, pictured in their lab space at Roslin Innovation Centre. The company encourage a new generation of scientists and introduced apprenticeships in 2009. 

Browse our selection of current job vacancies within Midlothian Science Zone. This table is updated regularly so if there is nothing suitable for you at the moment, please check again soon for more opportunities.

Animal Care Assistant   R(D)SVS/Hospital for Small Animals

  Easter Bush Campus   29.06.22

Veterinary Twilight Nurse - Ward based

  R(D)SVS/Hospital for Small Animals   Easter Bush Campus   29.06.22 
Infrastructure Analyst   SRUC   UoE/King's Buildings   30.06.22
Core Scientist in Functional Genomics

  Roslin Institute    Easter Bush Campus   30.06.22
Head of Biosafety In-Vitro   Moredun Scientific   Pentlands Science Park   01.07.22
Poultry Stockworker  


  Bush Estate   03.07.22
Programme / Team Leader in Animal Science



  Barony Campus   03.07.22
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Diagnostic Imaging


CMVM/Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies

  Easter Bush Campus   05.07.22

Research Scientist 2 - Ovine Respiratory Disease (12 months)

  Moredun Group


  Pentlands Science Park   07.07.22 

Business Development Executive

  Edinburgh Innovations


  Easter Bush Campus   08.07.22 
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Clinical Pathology


CMVM/Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies

  Easter Bush Campus   08.07.22
UK-based Independent Director (Group Board)

  AbacusBio   Roslin Innovation Centre
Fermentation Research Assistant   Ingenza Ltd   Roslin Innovation Centre   08.07.22

PhD Studentship:
Human and livestock influence on tick populations and the environmental hazards of Tick-Borne Pathogens

  Moredun Group    Pentlands Science Park
and University of Glasgow

Veterinary Nurse - Dermatology

  R(D)SVS/Hospital for Small Animals   Easter Bush Campus   14.07.22 
Part Time Cleaner   Campus Services   Easter Bush Campus   15.07.22
Analytical Chemist – GLP   EPP Ltd   Environmental Centre, Bush Estate

Senior Crystallisation Scientist   Cambrex Edinburgh    Edinburgh Technopole   Unspecified
Analytical Scientist   Cambrex Edinburgh    Edinburgh Technopole    Unspecified
Solid Form Screening Scientist   Cambrex Edinburgh     Edinburgh Technopole    Unspecified 
Crystallisation Project Scientist   Cambrex Edinburgh     Edinburgh Technopole    Unspecified 
Head of Solid Form Screening   Cambrex Edinburgh     Edinburgh Technopole    Unspecified 
Student Communications Officer   SRUC   UoE/King's Buildings   Closed
Lecturer / Research Fellow – Rural Policy Centre

  SRUC   UoE/King's Buildings   Closed
Postdoctoral Researcher in livestock systems modelling

  Global Academy of Agriculture and Food Systems

  Easter Bush Campus   Closed
Senior Scientist – Fermentation   Ingenza Ltd   Roslin Innovation Centre   Closed
Laboratory Assistant   SRUC   Pentlands Science Park    Closed 
Agricultural Consultant   SAC Consulting (SRUC)   Flexible (UK)   Closed

Other Sources 

The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies is a strong community of staff and students and provides a number of postgraduate training positions including Clinical Scholarships and Rotating Internships. Commercial veterinary activities provide the opportunity Internships in their clinical areas.

View current Studentships and PhD projects

All Staff Vacancies are published on the main University of Edinburgh jobs site which provides a search facility to locate relevant positions.

University of Edinburgh, Roslin Institute offer job vacancies, studentships and schemes for younger people.

EASTBIO DTP invites applications for UKRI BBSRC-funded 4-year PhD studentships for PhD projects, including Collaborative projects with non-academic partner organisations. EASTBIO Studentships are awarded on the basis of specific PhD projects advertised in the autumn of each year.

Check Find a PhD for available EASTBIO PhD projects now available across our partner institutions - Aberdeen, Dundee, Edinburgh, St Andrews, Stirling, JHI, MRI, SRUC.


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