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QA Microbiology Specialist

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Limerick
  • Sector: Science
  • Date posted: 24/07/2018
  • Job reference: BBBH15101

QA Microbiology Specialist

My client a leading multinational is currently seeking a QA Microbiology Specialist to join their expanding team.In this role you will be responsible or implementing microbiologically based initiatives as part of the QA Microbiology team.

Key responsibilities:

  • Observe manufacturing operations on the floor to provide constructive feedback for strengthening microbial controls and aseptic practices;
  • Aid in investigations pertaining to microbial controls either as a self-directed individual or as part of a group effort;
  • Review and provide input on SOPs, microbiology assay validation, sterilisation and related documentation in support of biopharmaceutical manufacturing and testing;
  • Support the work and efforts of QA Microbiology and QC Microbiology. Also support the activities of the Facilities and Manufacturing groups where relevant to Microbiological controls;
  • Occasional domestic and foreign travel required.
  • Support other duties assigned by QA Microbiology management


  • Requires Bachelors/Masters in Microbiology/Life Science field and a minimum of 3 years relevant experience in the pharmaceutical/biotechnology or related industry.
  • Knowledge of current industry microbial aseptic practices required.

For more information on this and similar opportunities, please contact Kathryn on or call 016455250