Site Microbiologist

Location Ireland
Discipline: Operations & Manufacturing , Quality Assurance
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Competitive
Contact name: Mark Bux-Ryan

Contact email:
Contact phone: +441293584300
Job ref: MBRSMCW
Published: about 1 month ago
Duration: Permanent
Expiry date: 31 May 2024 10:59
Startdate: ASAP

Site Microbiologist

Are you looking to develop yourself in one of the world’s most reputable and recognised pharmaceutical businesses?

With sites in over 80 countries worldwide, this business continues to innovate and expand and as such, represents a fantastic environment for those looking for a clear career pathway with opportunities for continuous development.

If you are an experienced Microbiologist and would like to take full responsibility for site wide microbiological duties, then read on.

Managing the microbiology laboratory, you will take responsibility for overseeing microbiological queries and investigations on the site – therefore being comfortable as a subject matter expert is critical. As well as taking a hands on approach in microbiological work, you will need to proactively plan, develop and implement new projects for the microbiology department.

Technical expertise is of greater importance than line management in this hire.

Key experience:

  • Degree level or higher (or equivalent) in Microbiology

  • Strong microbiological testing and strategy experience

  • Understanding of microbiology within pharma setting (ideally GMP/GLP)

  • Good knowledge of environmental control, monitoring and method validation

  • Excellent knowledge and experience of microorganisms and bioburden/contamination risk management

  • Solid understanding of contamination control strategy and Annex 1 requirements

  • Leadership experience is advantageous but not essential

  • Strong stakeholder management skills

For further information on this position, please contact Mark Bux-Ryan.

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