Medical Devices JobsStaff Microbiologist

  • CJ51642
  • Permanent
  • Clare, Limerick

Collins McNicholas

Staff or Senior Microbiologist – Medical Device – Limerick – Multi-national medical device industry!


This is a unique hands on opportunity for someone looking for career development & the opportunity to make this role their own!

Overview of role (full job description available on request)!

  • Be the on-site technical expert for sterilization validations, controlled environments, routine microbial monitoring requirements, product release testing.
  • Providing direction for manufacturing for modifications to controlled environments and facility auxiliaries and determine requirements for environmental testing.
  • Leads special projects as assigned to completion with minimal supervision, developing technically sound protocols and reports and participating in execution of validations/revalidation work.
  • Performs root cause investigations and implement correction/corrective actions for controlled environment related excursions, with minimal supervision.
  • Owns internal lab procedures and performs regular reviews of current procedures and processes for improvements and updates as necessary to ensure continued compliance to standards.
  • Execute process validations/revalidations, in relation to setting up new laboratory equipment, assisting with protocols, data analysis, temperature studies, and reports, to contribute to goal achievements.
  • Responsible for managing various tasks within the lab environment, juggling different priorities, and meet communicated deadlines.

Qualifications required!

  • Bachelor’s degree with a minimum 6 years previous experience in a microbiology environment or
  • Master’s degree in Microbiology with 4 years of related experience, which includes knowledge of FDA & EU testing requirements, standards, applicable lab techniques, test method validations, and quality assurance evaluations.

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Deirdre Sheehan.


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