Microbiology Analysts – Pharmaceutical | Collins McNicholas

Microbiology Analysts – Pharmaceutical

  • Reference: CJ43260yyyyy
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Waterford
  • Category: Science, Pharmaceutical & Food

Experienced Microbiology Analysts – Permanent

The main aim of the role is to carry out Pharmaceutical Microbiology testing and to master the range of techniques appropriate for the work area.


  • Become familiar with work practices and documentation requirements.  Formal training will be provided during the first 6 months of employment.
  • Gain an insight into the processes / procedures of the company’s business including customer awareness, lab safety and efficiency.
  • Act on their own initiative and to learn as quickly as possible any tests that they are required to do.

•     Responsible for gaining proficiency in a certain number of tests/area of testing.

  • Perform techniques / tests that they are qualified to do in terms of completed training records and as directed by the laboratory senior.
  • Ensure that all documentation and calculations are carried out on time, accurately and legibly
  • Keep their training records up to date and to initiate training as per their training plan where possible when free from work
  • Adhere to all company standards in the area of safety, housekeeping and quality, notifying management of any discrepancies.
  • Ensure that customers’ requirements are fully met and in so doing be flexible to work in any area of the business as is required.
  • Identify any opportunities for improvement of quality and service and work with the team to implement continuous improvement.


Education & Qualifications

  • A Degree or Diploma in Microbiology or a related discipline is desirable



  • Good team player, organised, accurate, have strong documentation skills
  • Passionate about quality and customer service
  • Good communication skills both internally and externally


For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Rory Walsh on 021 4911063 or email rory.walsh@collinsmcnicholas.ie

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