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Department seeks members of the Committee on Mutagenicity of Chemicals in Food, Consumer Products and the Environment

The Department is seeking to appoint lay and expert members of the Committee on Mutagenicity of Chemicals in Food, Consumer Products and the Environment (COM).

The positions

The Secretary of State for Health is looking to appoint lay members who possess strong leadership and strategic skills along with the expertise to provide independent scrutiny and credible advice on the issues that fall within the remit of COM.

The expert members will have expertise in genetic toxicology, bacterial assay development and/or genotoxicity testing.

Time and pay

Members for all posts will receive £123 per meeting, plus a reading fee of £30 per meeting for a time commitment of 3 meetings per year.

How to apply

If you require an alternative format such as Braille, large print or audio please call Samantha Alcock on 0113 254 5845 quoting the reference EC13-09.

Closing date

The closing date for applications is midday on 5 March 2013.

More information

This appointment is regulated by The Commissioner for Public Appointments.

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