QC Microbiology Technician Job at MSD in Carlow
What you will do:
Bring energy, knowledge, innovation and leadership to carry out the following:
Perform any assigned aspect of routine testing in support of manufacturing and batch release with high quality of documentation RFT and technical writing
Perform data review of microbiological test data from utilities and environmental monitoring samples. Other data review may be performed in line with experience level and SME knowledge
Clearly demonstrate the organisational skills to manage all aspects of a given assay e.g.; controls/reference, standard stock control etc
Ensure SOPs/forms are up to date with latest requirements and improvements/optimizations/lean
Support process simulations
Work as part of a team
Demonstrate awareness of safety for self and others in all aspects of work
Understand analysis of data generated in the lab
Maintain laboratory housekeeping standards
Strong scientific and GMP documentation skills
Understand Pharmacopoeias and company guidelines and how to find and follow relevant information
Comply with Global and regulatory Requirements and execute current good manufacturing practices (cGMP) in the performance of day to day activities and all applicable job functions
May be required to perform other duties as assigned.
What skills you will need:
In order to excel in this role, you will more than likely have:
Bachelors Degree or higher preferred, ideally in science related discipline
Minimum of 2-3 year’s experience within the pharmaceutical industry (within Microbiology) preferably in a sterile manufacturing microbiology lab environment
Knowledge of cGMP and GDP
Laboratory Quality Systems
Proficiency in Microsoft Office and job-related computer applications required
Understanding of Lean six Sigma Methodology preferred
High standard of quality
Effective communication and interpersonal skills to interface effectively with all levels of colleagues in a team environment, and with external customers
Focus on customers and patients
Make rapid, disciplined decisions
Focus on customers and patients
Demonstrated ability to take ownership of a project/problem
As a company, we are committed to ‘Inventing for Life’ in all that we do. We keep the patient at the very heart of all that we do and strive to find solutions and treatments for some of the world’s most challenging healthcare needs.
We are proud to be a company that embraces the value of bringing diverse, talented, and committed people together. The fastest way to breakthrough innovation is when diverse ideas come together in an inclusive environment.
So, if you are ready to:
Invent solutions to meet unmet healthcare needs, Impact the future by driving one of the world’s leading healthcare companies, and inspire your team to reach their full potential and push the boundaries of science and technology, please apply today.
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Company Location: Carlow