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Microbiology Technical Manager

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Nigel O'Leary
+353 868 168 273
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Microbiology Technical Manager required by a leading Medical Device company here in Cork as they introduce a new Pharmaceutical product to their site. This is an opportunity for an ambitious Microbiologist to take an SME role at their site during an exciting time of expansion.

On offer is a full time, permanent role, Monday to Friday on days with exceptional progression opportunities!

About your new role:

• Co-ordinate the preparation of micro protocols and reports for new products and modifications to existing products.

• Responsible for microbiological systems and associated documentation, ensuring they remain current and in compliance to regulatory standards and Corporate requirements.

• Participate in the internal and vendor auditing programmes.

• By Microbiology lead for the contamination control strategy and establishment of such.

• Lead utility and cleanroom qualifications as Microbiology lead

• Product testing validations for endotoxin and bioburden method establishment

• Support steam sterilisation and associated qualification.

• Contribute to the Site Quality Management Review Process.

What you can bring to the role:

• Third level qualification in Microbiology or related discipline.

• Ideally 5+ years’ experience within a pharmaceutical GMP environment.

• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with good leadership abilities.

• Strong Decision-making skills and ability to work on one’s own initiative.

• Ability to work with minimum supervision.

• Experience in the pharmaceutical industry and GMP manufacturing with specific experience in the Microbiology function.

• Working knowledge and understanding of FDA, HPRA, and the pharmaceutical industry microbiological requirements and associated manufacturing controls.

• Experience in problem solving and process improvement methodologies

• Process Validation, Risk Management, CAPA experience.

For more on this and other roles in call Nigel O'Leary on 086 8168273 or email To apply click below.


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