Microbiology Technician

Microbiology Technician

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Scientific, Pharmaceutical & Chemical

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30000 - £34000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Johnathan Miller

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8968

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 months initially

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    As soon as possible

Microbiology Technician x2
Pharmaceutical industry

Around £34,000 pro rata
Based in Liverpool

Due to an increase in workload our Pharmaceutical industry client is looking to appoint an additional 2 Microbiology Technicians on contract on 6 month contracts initially. There is a possibility of extension and potential permanent roles in the future for the successful candidates. You will be required to work a 4 on 4 off day shift pattern of 8.00am to 7.00pm (11 hours).

  • To perform QC laboratory tests on in-process, intermediate and finished products. Tests regularly include TVC, WFI, Bioburden testing, LAL testing and Environmental Monitoring.
  • To participate in ad hoc studies such as technical/validation studies, and provide technical expertise and advice around specific tests in troubleshooting.

Qualifications and Experience:
  • Minimum qualified to BSc level in Microbiology or a related subject is essential.
  • Experience of working in a Pharmaceutical environment to GMP within a Microbiology laboratory environment.
  • Experienced in the relevant testing discipline within the Pharmaceutical industry
  • Experience of Quality Control testing techniques.
  • Awareness of test and equipment validation
  • Knowledge of continuous improvement and root cause analysis techniques

For further details and to apply please contact Johnathan Miller at Scantec on johnathanm (at) scantec. co. uk  and 0790._ 333._ 4097 .

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