Working at Biochrom

Biochrom are a division of Harvard Bioscience, Inc. (HBIO). HBIO is a global developer, manufacturer and marketer of a broad range of specialized products, primarily apparatus and scientific instruments, used to advance life science research. Within HBIO, Biochrom are part of the Physiology, Cell, and Molecular Instruments (PCMI) group of Companies, which also includes Multi Channel Systems and HEKA in Germany.

Biochrom employs approximately 40 staff, spread over two UK locations in Cambourne and Bar Hill. Cambourne is the main Company office and houses IT, Finance, HR, Customer Service, R&D, Tech Support and Operations. Our location in Bar Hill is where the Warehouse team and Returns and Repairs are based.

When recruiting, we are interested in speaking to candidates who are looking for a role where they can become a valued part of the Biochrom family. Our structure is specific and focussed, and we strive to ensure that employees can achieve their best, working to their full potential.

We offer:

  • A contributory workplace group personal pension scheme
  • Permanent health insurance
  • Life assurance
  • 25 days holiday per year plus bank holidays

Employees who successfully pass their probationary period will also be able to join our private medical insurance scheme and we also have a Sports and Social Club, which organises free or subsidised trips and social events for members.


The Cambourne office is located on the Business Park and is very close to the local shops where our staff often take a walk at lunch time. We are also visited each day by two or three sandwich vans, including M&S. Just a short walk further in to the park, other lunchtime food venues, markets and other community events are held from time to time. The DoubleTree by Hilton is also close by and is where we usually accommodate visitors to the office.

Bar Hill

The warehouse at Bar Hill is within walking distance of Tesco and other local shops and is also close to the A14, M11 and other main access roads around the county.

Our current vacancies are listed on the right. We are interested in hearing from you if you have the skills and experience we are looking for and can demonstrate that you share our Values.