Science & Pharmaceutical JobsQC Microbiologist

  • SJ49518
  • Permanent
  • Leitrim, Sligo

Collins McNicholas

QC Microbiologist

We currently have a new QC Microbiologist role at an expanding multi-million dollar state of the art biologics plant in Sligo. As part of this new team you will be responsible for ensuring that the Microbiological Laboratory is organized to carry out all routine microbiological testing.

Key Responsibilities:

  •  Maintain and comply with Laboratory Documentation and Computerized Systems Data Integrity requirements.
  •  Understand Regulations and business processes required to maintain Laboratory Data Integrity.
  •  Carry out environmental and product microbiological tests as required
  •  PQ’s
  •  Define and update procedures for plant relative to microbiological and environmental testing.
  •  Carry out training as per training plan.
  •  Validation of equipment and test methods for microbiological tests
  •  Test method transfer of microbiological methods.
  •  Develop microbiological laboratory procedures.
  •  Maintain up-to-date, complete and precise records of all tests performed.


Ideally, experience within the Biologics sector would be desired, plus; 

  •  Third level qualification in microbiology.
  •  A good knowledge of aseptic processes manipulation together with experience within a GLP/GMP environment and knowledge of current EU/FDA/ICH/HPRA guidelines.      


For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Davin Ferguson on 0719140251 or email

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