Job title: Microbiologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Holmes Chapel
Salary: Competitive
Reference: NC-12
Contact Name: Naomi Clarke
Phone Number: 0161 9424003
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description


I am recruiting for a Microbiologist to join a global pharmaceutical company based in Holmes Chapel offering a competitive salary plus benefits. The role is Monday to Friday and on a rotating shift pattern of 6am – 2pm, 2pm – 10pm.

The function of this position is to perform microbiological and other testing following approved methodology to assure that the safety, quality, purity and stability of systems products, components and in-process stages are in compliance with approved specifications

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Conducts microbiological and other testing of systems, raw materials, in-process checks, finished products, components and stability products using established test methods to prove accurate and reliable data to assure microbiological quality and compliance.
  • Assures through review that data generated is accurate, reliable and reproducible.
  • Trains and assists laboratory associates in interpretation of Regulatory and compendia requirements.
  • Supports Senior Microbiologists and the Microbiology Quality Leader in performing non-routine activities, usually to established methods and procedures
  • Trouble-shoots instrumentation used in routine testing.
  • Correct erroneous data and trains associates to avoid future errors.
  • Supports resolution to manufacturing deviations.
  • Supports Senior Microbiologists/Microbiology Quality Leader in investigations through analytical techniques to problems dealing with manufacture, product quality, customer complaints or human error.
  • Difficulties encountered during routine testing and data review are escalated to laboratory supervision for discussion and approval prior to release.
  • BSc or equivalent in a scientific subject or related
  • 1-2 year microbiology experience ideally working within a manufacturing environment
  • GMP experience
  • Excellent attention to detail
If you feel like you fit these requirements then please get in touch with Naomi Clarke at NES Global Talent.

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