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QC Microbiology Analyst

Job description

Force Recruitment have partnered with a leading biopharmaceutical manufacturer based in Dublin to hire a QC Microbiology Analyst. The successful candidate will be involved in assisting in the establishment of laboratory operations, performing testing of samples, and performing laboratory duties in accordance with cGMP regulations.
Responsibilities will include (but not limited to):

  • Perform and carry out a variety of routine microbiological analytical techniques including environmental monitoring, WFI sampling & testing, growth promotion testing, TOC & Conductivity 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

  • Perform supportive activities for general lab readiness, laboratory equipment qualification and method qualifications, Maintain good housekeeping and GLP within the laboratory

  • Complete all documentation on time and be familiar with LIMS, Writing and updating SOPs

  • Follow up-to-date analytical practices with reference to pharmacopoeias, specifications, regulations, and industry standards

  • Support the laboratory testing schedule to achieve an efficient QC system

  • Receive and manage samples that come into the lab for testing

  • Calibrate and maintain all designated laboratory instruments

  • Participate in risk assessments, inspections, audits, incident investigations, etc. and implement and follow-up on corrective / preventative measures

  • Ensure that cGMP standards are maintained at all times

Qualifications and Experience required:

  • BSc qualification in Science or related field

  • 1-3 years industry experience with significant knowledge and experience working in a Microbiology Laboratory

  • Working knowledge of QC Systems (LIMS etc.)

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