Weatherbys Scientific is one of the most renowned laboratories in the world. As a family business, we care about our employees — and that means investing in their development and providing a thriving workplace culture.

Our customer care is renowned the world over - and it's because of the amazing people who work here. We provide really interesting work, with chances to do new things, learn new skills, and grow every day.

At Weatherbys Scientific, you can expect:

- An amazing team that will challenge and support you

- A culture of positivity and collaboration

- Access to training courses, resources and events that will help you grow personally and professionally

- Opportunities to take on new challenges and develop new skills

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Our story

Weatherbys Scientific began life in 1985, commencing parentage testing in Thoroughbred horses using blood typing technology. Our formative years were spent at a facility on the same site as the Irish Equine Centre in Johnstown, County Kildare, before we moved to our current lab in Naas. You can read more about the milestones from our history here.

Our culture

We are building a place of innovation. We believe in creating an environment where our people can be their best and become fully engaged with the business.

Our culture is brought to life by our ASPIRE values. These values embody what we want our people and our business to be;


We are always striving to be accountable and improve our performance & service, respecting everyone as individuals.


We are are agile and responsive, we take on board constructive comment and will go the extra mile to ensure or business develops in the way that best suits the needs of our customers.


We have a long history and trusted track record - with a determination to build upon for future generations.


We develop, create and enhance our services and products to deliver our forward-thinking business and financial goals; innovation is in our DNA.


We have a strong and healthy culture, our staff and our customers are at the heart of our business.


We strive to ensure that all our products and relationships are of the highest quality.

Life at Weatherbys Scientific

Our work is fast-paced and challenging, but we aim to reward our people’s passion for what they do and help them to grow in collaborative ways alongside our growing team.

Don’t take our word for it! Our people become our biggest ambassadors - please browse our News section where you can meet more of our team and hear about their roles and work at Weatherbys Scientific.

Current vacancies

We have no available vacancies at the moment, however we encourage you to send your CV for future reference. Weatherbys Scientific is constantly growing and new opportunities may arise in the near future.

By submitting your CV, you will have the opportunity to be considered for any upcoming positions that match your skills and qualifications. Thank you for your interest in our company.