• 14 Danville Business Park, Kilkenny, R95 F727, Ireland
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  • info@prochem.ie
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  • Quality Technician – Co. Carlow

    Role Summary:


    • A vacancy has arisen for a QC Microbiology Technician to join our client’s Quality team at their pharmaceutical site in Co. Carlow.
    • The successful candidate will perform day to day laboratory testing, data review, routine duties and be capable of enthusiastically taking responsibility for ad-hoc duties and projects.
    • While working cooperatively as part of a team, the individual will demonstrate drive, initiative and hunger for knowledge and quality of work.
    • You will also demonstrate the capability of being a Subject Matter Expert in several assays & ensure that laboratory objectives are effectively achieved consistent with company requirements to ensure compliance, safety and reliable supply to customers.


    Core Duties and Responsibilities:


    • 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.
    • 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.


    Minimum Qualifications and Experience:


    • Bachelors degree preferred, ideally in science related discipline.
    • Minimum of 1-2 year’s experience within the pharmaceutical industry (within Microbiology) – preferable in 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, collaborate and drive results.


    To Apply:


    If you would like to discuss this vacancy or to discuss your career and other job opportunities in confidence, contact us:

    14 Danville Business Park, Kilkenny, Ireland
    +353 56 77 90100

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    Please note, we do not require agency assistance with this role.