Senior Microbiologist

HERO

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Location Galway
Salary Negotiable
Posted
Role Type Permanent
Contact Emma Griffin
email quality@hero.ie

Senior Microbiologist

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Job ID: JOB-12176
Senior Microbiologist

Working in Microbiology is in big demand right now.  We’re looking to speak with experienced Senior Microbiologists who are looking to work with top global leaders who value their people.  This is a great job opportunity in Galway for a Senior Microbiologist who enjoys working on innovative projects, values autonomy in their job and  working in a great team.

Talk with us about this newly created Senior Microbiologist job opportunity in Galway to find out more. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Demonstrates commitment to the Quality Policy (patient safety and product quality) through the daily execution of sound quality practices and the maintenance of an effective quality system.
  • Responsible for maintaining a full understanding and complying with all the regulations governing the quality system.
  • Supervising and exercising functional control of the laboratory such that a compliant, cost effective and efficient service is provided.
  • Final review and approval of laboratory results, protocols, reports, SOPs etc.
  • Provide technical guidance/ trouble shooting in the event of equipment failure, NCEs or out of specification results.
  • Consult on quality and microbiological issues, support problem solving and resolution, and provide quality management advice and counsel to customers for related laboratory testing needs.
  • Represent the laboratory on cross functional project teams as required.
  • Liaise with various operational departments to ensure that the laboratory meets and exceeds the plants requirements.
  • Liaise with various operational departments to ensure that the laboratory meets and exceeds the plants requirements.
  • Co-ordinate the Environmental Control testing (water/air & surface microbial/air particulate) of controlled areas within the plant according to documented procedures.
  • Support validation of new and existing products to ensure compliance with current microbiology regulatory standards.
  • Assists in the implementation of new tests, new technology, and improves existing tests.
  • Leads laboratory projects for continuous improvement within the laboratory.
  • Advises and directs laboratory Technicians and functions as a trainer/ troubleshooter when problems arise during testing.
  • Maintaining adequate instrumentation and lab facilities.
  • Maintaining safety awareness in the laboratory.
  • Training and development of laboratory staff. Ensures all direct reports are aware of their commitment to patient safety and product quality, are current with their training requirements and that they understand and comply with all other regulations governing their work.
  • Delivery of key Quality and Performance Objectives.
  • Selection and recruitment of analytical staff in conjunction with human resources.
  • Conduct performance reviews of direct report.

What we need from you:

  • A Level 8 Degree (240 Credits) or equivalent in an Engineering or Science related discipline.
  • A minimum of 4 years experience in microbiology in regulated environment, ideally within the Medical Device industry or another highly regulated environment.
  • Knowledge of Quality Systems Regulations, ISO guidelines and good laboratory practices.
  • Thorough knowledge in the external regulatory requirements (QSR, ISO, EN) in the following subjects: microbial environmental monitoring, contamination control and quality assurance.
  • We would like you to be a team player and someone who is fully motivated to achieve and demonstrate best practices in line with the department and site objectives.

For further information on this role in Galway please contact Emma Griffin on +353 86 0334325 or email quality@hero.ie Check out all our open jobs on our HERO Recruitment website – https://www.hero.ie/

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Emma Griffin

JOB-12176

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Senior Microbiologist

Emma Griffin

Role Type Permanent
Contact Emma Griffin
email quality@hero.ie
mobile +353 86 033 43 25
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