Job Opportunity

Reference: QS0809
Title: Quality Control Microbiologist
Job Type:
Full time permanent
Salary: £19,000 - £22,000 per annum
Contact Person: Miss Selina Thompson 0113 225 1547

Opportunity: Are you currently working in a microbiology lab? Does your experience include hands on Microbial Limit testing of finished products and raw materials? Have you carried out environmental monitoring? Want to work for a growing pharmaceutical company? Yes then this is the role for you!

Your role as a Quality Control Microbiologist based in Northampton will involve:

  • Carrying out Microbial Limit Testing of finished products and raw materials.
  • Microbial testing, monitoring, reporting and trending of purified water systems.
  • Sampling of water and validating microbial limit tests.
  • Writing and reviewing Microbiology Test Method Validation Protocols and reports.
  • Performing environmental monitoring.
  • Performing identification of microbes e.g. gram staining, API identification test.

This is a full time permanent job opportunity.  The hours of work are Monday to Friday 6.30 am to 3.00 pm.  There is a requirement to work weekends as and when needed so you need to be flexible.  If you do work weekends you get a day of during the week day.

The salary is £19,000 - £22,000 per annum which includes shift allowance and great benefits.  There is an opportunity to work overtime at the weekend and get paid more.  There is a lot of career development as the company continues to grow. 

Skills: To apply for the role of Quality Control Microbiologist you will have the following skills:

  • Experience of carrying out the above duties ideally within the pharmaceutical or related industry.
  • Degree or equivalent qualification in Microbiology or related science.
  • Flexibility with the hours of work.

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