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Microbiology Manager






An expanding site in Galway requires an experienced Microbiologist to manage a laboratory and team of analysts. Working an attractive days role you`ll benefit from an attractive salary and benefit package in a collaborative and supportive environment. Ideally you`ll bring knowledge of working in Aseptic processing and have previous experience of validation of microbiological methods and transfer. About the Job: Manage and control the microbial testing of pharmaceutical products for release. Ensure highest quality standards are maintained and that industry best practice is adopted. Ensure all laboratory analysis is carried out in a safe, efficient and timely manner and ensure that systems and methods of analysis, sampling and testing are in place to allow for the generation of valid data. Ensure validity of all test methods are established and documented. Manage and support the Microbiology Team. Establish employee goals and objectives, assess performance, provide regular feedback, coach, develop and ensure personnel are properly trained and remain in compliance with training requirements at all times. Support continuous improvement projects such as 6S and lean processes for the laboratory. Provide input to regulatory files in support of new product submissions and approvals. About You: Minimum of a Bachelor`s degree in a science related discipline (preferably Microbiology/Pharmaceutical Sciences) and 5 years managerial/supervisory pharmaceutical industrial experience preferably within a microbiology department. Working knowledge of isolator technology. Knowledge of working within an FDA/IMB regulated facility (preferably sterile injectables. Knowledge of Aseptic Processing, Monitoring and Management of the Microbial Environment. Working knowledge of Environmental Monitoring of a Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Environment. Ability to provide leadership, to set clear goals and development plans for team, communicate these clearly and ensure progress to completion meeting predefined targets. Track record of showing how results were delivered through management/leadership of others. For more on the role call Nigel on 021 4221000 or send your CV for consideration. This job originally appeared on

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186 days ago