Microbiology Analyst

Job description

QC Microbiology Analyst

Our client, a multinational Pharmaceutical and Biopharmaceutical company is looking for a QC Microbiology Analyst to join their growing team. This is a 6-month contract based in North Dublin. 

Job responsibilities:

  • The motivation to be an inspiring member of a high performing team. 
  • The desire to continuously learn, improve and develop. 
  • Perform supporting activities for general lab readiness, laboratory equipment qualification and method transfers. 
  • Perform and carry out a variety of routine microbiological analytical techniques including but not limited to environmental monitoring, WFI testing, growth promotion testing, In-process product testing, Final product testing such as bioburden and both Kinetic turbidimetric and MCS rapid endotoxin testing in compliance with GMP requirements.  
  • To integrate and complete all documentation on time and be familiar with LIMS. 
  • To train and be trained in the use of Rapid microbiology techniques including but not limited to endotoxin testing, water bioburden testing, E.M testing, absence of bioburden testing and identification testing.  
  • Follow up-to-date analytical practices with reference to pharmacopoeias, specifications, regulations and industry standards.  
  • To update SOP’s and write protocols as required.  
  • Support the laboratory testing schedule to achieve an efficient QC system. 
  • Receive and manage samples that come into the lab for stability, in-process and release testing. 
  • Reagent preparation, cleaning, and routine equipment maintenance. 
  • This position will be shift work 

Job requirements:

  • Degree in Microbiology / or another relevant field
  • Minimum 6-12+  months experience in pharmaceutical cGMP environment 

If you would like to discuss this role, reach out to Louise Whitty on 021 2359140 /


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