Published on: Mar 3, 2016
Transcripts - NagaTeeda-Microbiologist
NAGA V S S TEEDA
Address: 31, Greenslade Road, Barking. IG11 9XE
Visa: Tier-1 General
Profile: An experienced Microbiologist in Lab based Bacterial analysis of Water quality, educated to Masters
Level in MICROBIOLOGY. Possess excellent communication and organisational skills and a good team
member. I am very dedicated to my career and the service I provide, and thus, work hard to optimize the
Objective: Looking for an opportunity in a lab based position to work for a reputable organisation where
current skills will be put to good use whilst enabling further personal and professional development.
Microbiology Technician – Eurofins Environmental Testing UK Ltd. (2013 - Present)
According to UKAS & ISO 17025 standards and Following SOP:
Playing a key role within a high performing lab-based research team specialising in water analysis for
Legionella by Membrane Filtration Technique.
Performing AQC for legionella analysis following standard procedures.
Performing everyday Media quality control for all the media used in the lab.
Participated in audits conducted by UKAS, Southern Water, South staff waters and Personal
Working with team members and senior staff to develop and implement innovative new techniques,
products and processes.
Adopting filtration and serial dilution techniques to test samples.
Collaborating with team members and engaging in weekly and monthly environmental monitoring.
Engaging in plate reading, identification and confirmation tests and entering testing results/data on
worksheets and LIMS.
Preparation of media and reagents, culture techniques (Spread plate, streak plate & pour
plate methods), sterilization techniques, calibration and troubleshooting of lab equipment.
Involved in validation work such as PCR, single Membrane Filtration Method for
Legionella analysis, and vitroid acceptance checks.
Sample registration Technician – Eurofins Environmental Testing UK Ltd. (2013)
Maintained positive and productive relationships with clients, using well-developed communication
skills to keep them abreast of progress and issues.
Applying acute attention to detail in the monitoring, assessment, sampling and analysis of water
Monitoring and maintaining the stock of general laboratory requirements.
Manual and automated Sample registration using LIMS.
Sub-sampling, bottle preparation and sub-contracting of samples to third party laboratories.
Research Assistant - IST, JNTUH (2010)
Research experience in “Testing the anti-microbial activity of medicinal plant Salacia oblonga” against
11 most common and pathogenic bacterial strains of human beings.
Extraction of plant compounds from plant material using rotovapour in various solvents like
ethanol, water, petroleum ether, chloroform, methanol, and hexane.
Testing Minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC) of the plant extract against 11 pathogenic bacteria
using Agar well diffusion method.
Testing Minimum Bactericidal concentration (MBC) of the plant extracts using 10 fold serial dilution
Isolation and maintenance of pure cultures using aseptic culture techniques.
Preparation and sterilisation of Media, Reagents and Buffers.
Interpretation and documentations of Results.
Master of Science in MICROBIOLOGY (Distinction with 82%)
- JNTU, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India (2008-2010)
Bachelor of Science - Biotechnology, Chemistry, Zoology (First class with 70%)
- Andhra University, Andhra Pradesh, India (2005-2008)
Microbial culture techniques
Preparation of various stock solutions and
Chromatography (paper, thin layer)
Electrophoresis (Agarose and SDS-PAGE)
Estimation of DNA, RNA, Proteins and
Genomic DNA Isolation
Restriction Digestion, Ligation, Cloning,
Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)
● MS Word, Excel, Power Point (2003, 2007)
● Linux, Microsoft Windows (2000, XP, 7)
● Internet concepts.
● Bio-informatics tools like NCBI, Swiss PDB, EMBL, BLAST, CLUSTALW
● Secured State 25th rank in the entrance exam conducted by the Department of Biotechnology,
JNTU, Hyderabad, India.
● Secured state 30th rank in Nagarjuna University combined entrance set and 52nd rank in the Andhra
University combined entrance test (AUCET).
● Stood up as 3rd highest scorer in University examination with 82.6% in Microbiology program and
secured prestigious best dissertation project grade A (excellent) during the academic year 2009-10.
Co Curricular Activities:
● Active participation in literary activities such as debate, elocution-1st prize.
● Given seminars in colleges and universities
Languages: English, Telugu, Hindi
References: Available on request
Other: Willing to travel