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Phytocontrol is a group of analytical laboratories working on food and water safety.

European reference in Food Safety, the Phytocontrol group is composed of a central laboratory based in Nîmes, in the south of France, local laboratories and a network of samplers and field sales representatives who ensure the closest service to our customers, in commercial, technical and logistic matters. The Group covers Europe (France, Belgium, Spain, Italy, United Kingdom, Ireland...) and North Africa.

You too, come participate
in this ambition and join our teams!

Through its laboratories and agencies, more than 200 employees work for Phytocontrol today, in professions as diverse as chemistry and microbiology of course, but also IT, sales, administration and logistics.

Phytocontrol teams are young and dynamic. Our company's DNA is reactivity, expertise and proximity to our customers. And it is daily innovation and a constant demand for quality that serve this ambition and in which our teams find themselves, in the laboratory and in the field. We support the young graduates we recruit with a tailor-made integration, training and empowerment path, and we make ourselves strong to help them succeed and offer them all the opportunities for career development in a very fast-growing group.

Phytocontrol's future is clearly written internationally and is based on a sustained pace of recruitment, development and innovation aimed at making Phytocontrol a major player in water and food safety on a European scale.

You too, come participate in this ambition and join our teams!


Nos métiers

Research and Development
R&D technician, R&D coordinator, project manager

A technological and innovative company, Phytocontrol invests heavily in R&D, with a dedicated team, a dedicated analytical park and a first-rate technological and methodological watch. Joining Phytocontrol's R&D team means joining a dynamic and strategic project that takes the laboratory's quality of service ever further.

Caroline Araiz

Doctor of Analytical Chemistry
R&D Coordinator

" Every R&D project is a challenge, and my job allows me to constantly take up new challenges. Alone or in a team, I develop and validate all kinds of methods to find the best solution that will meet the needs of our customers, the food market or the environment. I do this with passion by working with clients and our research partners."

Titouan Pigoux

R&D Technician

" The R&D department is a key department of the company in which we are fully aware of the scope and influence of our missions. Thanks to the company's massive investment in innovation, we use cutting-edge technologies on a daily basis for a variety of projects. I work as part of a close-knit team and I constantly interact with different departments in the laboratory while being responsible for my autonomy and results. "
Analytical production and quality
Production manager, chemical technician, microbiologist, GLP study director, quality control

The core of Phytocontrol's reactor is its analytical production: efficient, reactive and innovative. The teams that compose it are among the best specialists in chemistry and microbiology, they are supported on a daily basis by a rigorous, demanding and expert Quality team.

Ludivine Sanna

Alternate Production Department Microbiology

" Meeting the daily challenge of phytocontrol is to have will and determination. The microbiology department means working with living organisms, whether in the agri-food or hydrology fields. It is with dynamism and reactivity that I joined this service in 2016 and evolved with it while gaining in skills and responsibilities. Together we make the necessary efforts every day to ensure customer satisfaction. "


Analytical Production Coordinator

" The Phytocontrol adventure is a daily challenge that is fully lived and that makes you grow. I arrived 7 years ago as a technician in the pesticides department and little by little, the company was growing, I had the opportunity to evolve in different positions such as R&D, department manager (mycotoxins, organic contaminants) then analytical production coordinator Agrifood. Each department and each employee is an essential link in the company's success. As Agrifood analytical production coordinator, I work on a daily basis with committed, motivated, responsive and competent managers and teams. "
Sales and Marketing
Agency manager, technical sales engineer, customer service manager, marketing manager

Proximity and technical support are the pillars of Phytocontrol's commercial strategy. The regional agencies bring sales, customer services and logistics functions as close as possible to our customers. To support field expertise, the marketing department creates all communication supports and deploys targeted marketing action plans for all Phytocontrol developments.

Mickael Pleinet

Agency manager

" After a training in chemistry and a first successful commercial experience, I joined Phytocontrol as branch manager in Lyon to take over the reins of the sector in Rhône-Alpes-Auvergne. To set up and train my team, to deploy the laboratory's expertise to my customers, to develop our Hydro department... so many missions with responsibility in a company in full growth on a promising and exciting profession! "
Logistics and Levies
Sampler technician, Logistics Coordinator

The teams of sampling technicians contribute on a daily basis to a quality customer relationship. Operational relays of Phytocontrol's expertise, these men and women in the field are trained and authorised, and have access to the latest generation of three-temperature vehicles in agencies to ensure our customers the best reactivity, perfect control of the cold chain, and optimal traceability.

Julie Bandura


" A profession combining autonomy and technicality! The field of action is wide and varied, depending on the clients, the environments and the samples. The outdoor work and customer relations make it a pleasant and rewarding job. I am part of a recently formed team, with a large number of training and authorizations that punctuate my field missions. "
Administrative and Financial
Management controller, accountant, administrative and financial coordinator

Phytocontrol's central division groups together all the group's administrative and accounting functions in close collaboration with the subsidiaries. Guarantors of the company's economic and administrative performance, our teams are experts in their field, cross-functional in their missions, and collaborate with all operational departments.

Florence Le Driant

Accounting manager

" The processing and analysis of accounting, social and tax information... to produce the right decision-making tools for Phytocontrol's managers: this is the added value I like in my position! On a daily basis, I collaborate in a very transversal way throughout the company, my mission is also to set up accounting procedures to serve a team that is keen to learn and share its experiences. "

Eric Masegosa

Head of management control

« I joined Phytocontrol as a management control manager in May 2019. When I was recruited, I announced my status as a disabled worker. The company has been listening and sensitive to this announcement. I was then offered a job adaptation related to my specific daily needs. I thrive in all my functions and with the employees of Phytocontrol. It is an open company and driven by important social values. »
Computers and Networks
LIMS manager, WEB developer, network technician, IT R&D

Phytocontrol's IT team is a creator, manager and developer of its own LIMS (ERP laboratories). As such, it has an impact on all the company's services, is responsible for the performance of multi-site networks, and works on a daily basis to digitalize the company.

Jérémie Caizergues

IT R&D Coordinator

" In order to be in control of all its IT production and communication tools, Phytocontrol deploys its IT development team internally. After 5 years at Phytocontrol with a young, motivated and friendly team, I still don't have any days that look alike, it is a determining marker for someone like me who greatly appreciates the constant renewal and is thirsty for new knowledge. "