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NUI Galway Employee Review

Was fun place to work

5.0
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23 April 2017
Moniotring the algae growth and harvesting at the end of each biological cycle. Was managed by post doc and PhD students.
Friendly work environment and hardest part of the job was setting up a sterile new propylene bag for a new batch culture for the algae as the plastic was prone to break and leak in the metal flat panel frame.
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Very flexible hours
Cons
Harvest takes a long time
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4.0
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4.4
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