Microbiologist-Validation-GMP-Bio tech-£20k-£23k-Hampshire-Culture Media - Aseptic- Media Preparation- QC
A leading bio tech company have an exciting opportunity for a Validation Microbiologist to join their team. Their Microbiology Division is a world-leading manufacturer and supplier of diagnostic products used for the detection, characterisation and quantification of micro-organisms in clinical, industrial, routine and research laboratories. You will have a degree in Microbiology or related subject and have previous industrial experience.
General purpose of the position:
*To carry out stability and transportation validation on Microbiology products in accordance with the relevant Sops.
*To review validation data and produce reports for both internal and customer use.
*To contribute to the safe and effective functioning of the Microbiology laboratory.
To perform stability and transport validation of Microbiology products using protocols in accordance with regulatory guidelines and company requirements.
Organise storage of products under the required conditions and ensure that the correct conditions are maintained throughout storage period and ensure that accurate records are kept.
To alert the Compliance Team Leader of potential problems, to adhere to the deviation process for specified product groups and assist with corrective action as required.
To undertake other validation activities as required, including product registration support and shelf life extensions.
To help maintain the Microbiology laboratory in a safe, tidy and efficient condition and to ensure safe working Practices are maintained in accordance with the Microbiology Safety Training Units.
To fulfil the responsibilities of the position as defined in the Health, Safety and Environmental policies and associated Codes of Practice. To actively promote Health and Safety awareness of all other employees.
Skills, Experience, Knowledge and Qualifications.
*Degree in scientific subject (Microbiology or other related)
*Microbiology laboratory experience including aseptic techniques and culture media testing
*Previous AST products etc
* Experienced in the process of preparing agar plates from powder culture media form through to the inoculation of the media.
* Experienced in the preparation of broths
*Experience of analytical techniques (i.e. HP LC) an advantage, but not required as training will be provided
*Good working knowledge of MS Office packages.
*Good working knowledge of SAP software an advantage, but not required as training will be provided.
*Effective planning, prioritisation, organisational skills.
*Good written and oral communication skills are essential.
Validation Microbiologist- GMP-Aseptic - £20k-£23k-Hampshire