QC Microbiology Manager


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Location Limerick
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Permanent
Contact Mark Wilson
email talent@hero.ie

QC Microbiology Manager

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Job ID: JOB-13604

QC Microbiology Manager

Our Client is looking to attract a qualified Quality Control Microbiology Manager to join their team in Limerick on a permanent basis.

As a Manager within the QC Microbiology department you will manage the QC Microbiology team and provide critical microbiology support to manufacturing and facilities.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone with a microbiology background and leadership experience to join a global leader in the field of Bio-Tech!

In this role. your typical day might include,, but will be not limited to, the following:

  • Manage a team of laboratory analysts within the QC microbiology department involved in the analysis of raw materials, intermediates (in process) and bulk drug substance in a cGMP regulatory environment.
  • Implement and manage the environmental monitoring programme, including surface, settling and viable and non-viable particulate air monitoring of aseptic operations and controlled areas.
  • Responsible for all QC microbiological aspects of cGMP compliance and sample analysis.
  • Design and oversee microbiological validations as needed for drug substance, in-process controls and buffers.
  • Manage the design, validation and execution of the clean utilities qualification and re-qualification program.
  • Support manufacturing personnel in the identification of microbiological root cause analysis and provide technical advice on QC related topics as needed.
  • Participate in the investigation and review of alert and action limit investigations as needed and implements corrective action as appropriate.
  • Ensure that all work carried out is in compliance with the required regulatory standards, conforms to company policies and standard operating procedures (SOPs).
  • Review and approve method protocols, reports and SOPs.
  • Assist in the preparation for internal/customer/regulatory inspections.
  • Oversee or conduct laboratory investigations and generates reports in response to invalid assays, Deviations, OOS/OOT.
  • Ensure that CAPAs and Change Controls are initiated and completed on time and in accordance with site procedures.
  • Train, develop and mentor direct reports and effectively manage the performance of individuals.

 Key Requirements

  • To be considered for this position you must hold a BS/BA in Microbiology or closely related field
  • 7+ years’ relevant experience preferably in the pharmaceutical or biotech industry.
  • People management experience

Key Selling points:

1. Highly competitive salary.

2. Excellent career progression with stats to prove this.

3.Re-location package if applicable

4. Generous bonus & comprehensive benefits package.

For further information on this role in please contact Mark Wilson on 0860449473 or email talent@hero.ie

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Mark Wilson


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QC Microbiology Manager

Mark Wilson

Role Type Permanent
Contact Mark Wilson
email talent@hero.ie
mobile +353 86 044 94 73
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