QC Microbiologist

Job Title: QC Microbiologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Mold, Flintshire
Salary: £19 - £25000 per annum
Reference: J905589_1592569073
Contact Name: Tom Hammond
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 19, 2020 13:17

Job Description

QC Microbiologist, Biotech

Location: Chester/ Deeside

Type: Permanent

Salary: CIRCA £18,000 - £25,000 DOE could pay more

Additional: 25 days holiday, death in service, private medical cover (after probation), pension, parking onsite

Hours: Days (Monday- Friday)

Our Client, a leading Biotech company are looking to expand their new Microbiology section by recruiting an experience QC Microbiologist. The successful candidate will be rewarded with a generous rewards package, furthered career scope in a Biotech - cGMP accredited setting and working an amazing state of the art facility.

The Role:

Reporting to the TL onsite, the successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Performing and reporting of microbiology testing on all raw materials, intermediates and finished products following customer, company and regulatory/industry requirements
  1. Bioburden
  2. Endotoxin
  • Supporting the environmental monitoring and product testing requirements for bulk product manufacturing, including collection and processing of environmental monitoring samples and data analysis
  • Performing routine tasks and other none routine activities required in support of quality control laboratory functions.
  • Ensuring all testing performed is reported within the most efficient timeframe.
  • Laboratory maintenance- housekeeping, self-inspections and stock control - support the re-order systems and communication with key suppliers.
  • Data trending and performance of quality investigations
  • Documentation of laboratory results in accordance with cGMP and company procedures.
  • Ensure training status compliant with matrix requirements and to assist in training of laboratory and production staff.
  • Maintain and improve knowledge of microbiological techniques
  • Contribute to team building, training and problem-solving initiatives internally and cross site.
  • Liaise with functional groups both within and outside QC as appropriate to ensure projects and plans are progressed
  • Preparation and execution of laboratory protocols and reports, as assigned.
  • Qualification of media, microbial techniques and relevant equipment.
  • Ensure that all laboratory activities are in compliance with all Health & Safety Guidelines

The Person:

  • Will hold a Degree in a relevant/ Biology / Microbiology based discipline.
  • Will have a significant amount of industry experience working as an Microbiologist in an Pharmaceutical or Contract Testing Lab.
  • Essential Microbiology technical knowledge and techniques required.
  • Will have an understanding if cGMP.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Solid use of IT systems, LIMS, Microsoft etc.

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