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Microbiology Graduate

  • Sector: Science & Pharma
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  • Job Ref: 20566

Our client, a global healthcare leader who specialises in life-changing technologies is currently recruiting for a Microbiology Graduate in Cavan. This role is a 12-month contract and the candidate will be required to work a rotating day and evening shift.


As a Microbiology Graduate, you will be responsible for:

  • Carrying out all testing associated with Batch Release & Micro-Biological Analysis
  • Swabbing of all areas both inside and outside the plant is a responsibility of this position
  • Product testing using approved Micro Methods
  • Carrying out sampling at process sample points and test product throughout the process to ensure no microbiology impact is identified
  • Carrying out in-process testing
  • Assist with collection and testing of extra samples throughout the process during trials of new product innovation
  • Carry out daily checks on laboratory equipment including incubators and fridges as per appropriate up to date SOPs
  • Assist in the validation process were required
  • Ensure Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) is maintained at all times including swabbing, waste control and chemical disposal at all times. Aseptic techniques must be practiced at all times
  • Documentation of all data and report as required


  • Degree/Diploma or Cert in Food Science or equivalent Scientific discipline
  • Previous experience working in a similar environment
  • Good understanding of the microbiological techniques & methods used

For more information on this Microbiology Graduate role, please contact Chloe Somers

(071) 9140254