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Job Description

A Microbiologist is required by CareerWise Recruitment for our Carlow based pharmaceutical client. This is a 12-month contracting position.

Role of this position

  • Development and execution of Microbiology test methods, Method Validation and Method Qualification, mainly bioburden, endotoxin and Sterility test methods.
  • Troubleshooting of issues which arise during the execution of validation studies and routine tests.
  • Development of training modules.
  • Microbiology Support to Site Investigations
  • Driving Continuous Improvement initiatives, including lean lab initiatives, method optimization/redevelopment.
  • Authoring and managing change controls, procedures, test methods and deviations.
  • Result authorization for microbiological samples to support batch release.
  • LIMS System updates Assessing compendial and quality manual updates pertaining to the Microbiology Lab &

environmental control.
  • Supporting lab stock management and financial control as required.
  • Supporting the environmental control program by trend analysis and implementation of appropriate corrective and preventative measures.
  • Understands and applies regulatory / compliance and compendial requirements to their role together with remaining current on upcoming regulatory and compliance changes.
  • Interprets customer needs, assesses requirements and identifies solutions to non-standard requests.

Makes decisions within guidelines and policies which impact microbiology projects.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor's Degree or higher preferred; ideally in Microbiology or a closely related

discipline
  • Demonstrated change management skills (CEM) with continuous improvement.
  • Strong knowledge in execution, validation and development of microbiology related test

methods i.e. Bioburden, Endotoxin and Sterility testing.
  • At least 3-5 years' experience in the Microbiology Pharmaceutical industry or a similar

Please call Louise Mulligan today for further information on 0949003979 or email: lmulligan@careerwise.ie
CareerWise Recruitment (In Search of Excellence) Established in 1999, CareerWise Recruitment specialises in recruitment of management and technical professionals for the life sciences, ICT, engineering, food and agri sectors. We operate out of multiple locations in Ireland and have offices in Cork, Shannon, Galway, Mayo and Dublin. By applying for this position, you are consenting to allow CareerWise Recruitment to process and retain your data in accordance with our Privacy Policy, contained on our website for the purposes of providing career opportunities. CareerWise Recruitment accepts that you do not wish your personal data, including your CV, to be forwarded to any client company without your prior consent and gives an absolute assurance that this wish will always be respected. Please feel free to contact us if you have any queries or wish to withdraw or amend your consent.

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