Microbiologist

Date: Jun 14, 2022

Location: IE - Waterford, Ireland - All, IE

Company: Bausch & Lomb

12 month contract position, 4 cycle shift

Laboratory Activities

Environmental monitoring - sampling and testing
Bioburden sampling & testing of in-process samples
Water analysis & sampling
Media preparation and control
Documentation review & maintenance
Trending data, management of Non-conformances & Laboratory investigations.  
Management of repeat analysis
Preparation and populating reports for Microbiology studies & trending data
Identification analysis of isolates.
Preparation of Protocol & reports
Involvement in Quality Change Requests.
Cleaning of laboratory/equipment, and waste management.
Ordering & maintain Laboratory supplies to required levels.
Develop appropriate actions in response to results generated.

  

General

Schedule activities to meet timelines
Participate in project work and plant wide initiatives
Carry out all activities in compliance with company Safety, Environmental Standard Operating Procedures
Manage reports required for compliance activities and effective management of the lab
Maintain work areas in a clean & tidy manner at all times.
Other duties as assigned by area supervision/management, including synergies with department.

 

12 month contract position - 4 cycle shift

Requirements

Qualification in Microbiology at primary degree or equivalent
A min of 2 years’ experience in a regulated pharmaceutical or medical devise environment
Experience in methods: bioburden analysis, water analysis and environmental monitoring, isolate identification.
Experience in validation
Experience of scientific report writing including SOP’s, protocols, deviations, reports etc.
Ability to evaluate and access information to determine appropriate risk and required actions is critical