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Supervisor QC Microbiologist

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Munster
  • Sector: Science
  • Date posted: 27/03/2018
  • Job reference: J381774A

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Supervisor QC Microbiologist

Our client, a leading Biopharmaceutical organisation is currently seeking a Supervisor QC Microbiologist (Sample Management) to join their expanding team. In this position you will be tasked to oversee daily operation and communication for samples submitted from Manufacturing, QA Validation, and QC labs. Ensure chain of custody is maintained and timely delivery of samples to the labs.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

Oversee daily operation of Microbiology Laboratory:

  • Scheduling and organizing daily/weekly tasks for team
  • Developing and coaching of leads analysts
  • Work cross functionally to meet company and department goals
  • High level of customer services to external and internal departments
  • Oversee and maintain appropriate procedures to ensure chain of custody for QC samples is maintained
  • Ensure sample availability and correct storage is maintained
  • Reference standard inventory control for all QC labs.
  • Oversight of microbiological testing of intermediates (in process) and finished product, equipment, cleaning and process validation samples or any other incoming materials
  • Ensure testing is performed accurately and in compliance with cGMP procedures, established regulatory requirements (USP), SOPs and other approved test methods
  • Support internal and regulatory audits
  • Approval of standard operating procedures (SOP)
  • Review and approval of quality system records (Investigations/Deviations)
  • Lead cross functional investigations.

Education and Experience:

  • GMP compliance and inspection experience
  • Experience with regulatory guidelines related to Quality control
  • Experience with sample management, data review, trending, and limit assessment
  • Experience with Lab Information Management Systems (LIMS)
  • Technical writing experience including SOPs, investigations, and validations
  • Requires BS/BA in Life Sciences or related field with 5+ years of relevant experience, preferably in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry and some previous supervisory/leadership experience.

For more information on this and similar position please contact Kathryn on 01 6455244 or email

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