QC Microbiology Analyst

Posted 21 Nov 2023

Livingston, West Lothian - United Kingdom

Req Id 269921


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Your Role: 


As a QC Microbiology Analyst your duties will include lot release testing within a dedicated cleanroom test suite (Bioburden, Sterility, Total Viable Count), Bioburden and quality analysis of site water systems, acceptance testing of raw materials (Growth Promotion, Identification) and more. You will be involved in environmental monitoring, microbial identification, trend analysis of environmental monitoring data as well as investigation of EM excursions/ OOS results via participation in site Quality Management Systems (deviation investigations/ change control, process improvements etc). This role is based within a highly regulated GxP manufacturing facility where product quality is assured via test specifications and procedures. As a member of Quality Control, you will work within a small team to ensure product quality is achieved and maintained. You should be quality focused and content in working independently and closely with colleagues.


Who You Are:

  • BSc (Hons) in Microbiology and/or relevant GxP experience desirable. Equivalent further education OR GxP work experience essential
  • Excellent communication, problem solving and IT literacy essential
  • Experience in aseptic practice/ working within cleanrooms/ environmental monitoring/ microbiological techniques desirable
  • Previous experience working in a cGxP environment desirable
  • Ability to prioritise work independently and as a team, to adapt to changes where required to meet agreed deadlines

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