Senior QC Microbiologist

Career level

Middle (2-5 years), Senior (5-10 years)

Spoken languages


Gross approximate salary / month in euro

1359 €

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A Senior Microbiologist is required for a Global Pharmaceutical Company based in Ireland. The role involves being part of a new Microbiology function in the Fill Finish facility. This role would suit candidates looking to expand their overall pharmaceutical career and will be working cross functionally with a variety of departments as well as mentoring and coaching colleagues in this exciting start up phase.


  • Introduction of methods, practices and procedures to both QC and production and ensuring aseptic and sterility assurances principle are implemented and maintained from project phase to routine operation.
  • Training of staff in microbiological methods
  • Ensure highest Quality & Compliance standards.
  • Analysis, release and testing of samples.
  • Documentation in compliance with GMP standards.
  • Problem solving to get to root cause of issues.
  • Compliance with 6S standards.
  • Responsible for supporting a culture of Continuous Improvement by using Six Sigma tools within the CoE in your daily work.
  • Coaching others by sharing your skill-set and expertise.

Education and Requirements:

  • Third level Degree in Microbiology or equivalent
  • A minimum of 5 years experience in industry
  • Experience in providing Microbiological support to a production facility
  • Demonstrated ability to introduce, validate and optimise QC methods
  • Demonstrated application of appropriate regulatory standards and previous participation in regulatory audits an advantage.
  • Experience working in a cross functional team environment