Senior Microbiologist Validation Specialist

28000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual + GBP28000 - GBP30000/annum
19 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Microbiologist Validation Specialist - Northampton


Are you currently working within the pharmaceutical industry managing a microbiology lab? Does your experience include IQ, OQ, PQ of instruments cleaning validation? Want to work for a growing company? Yes then this is the role for you.

Your role as a Senior Microbiologist Validation Specialist based in Northampton will involve managing the site microbiology. Duties and responsibilities include:

• Responsible for the instrument procurement and supplier assessment.
• SOP preparation and review.
• IQ, OQ, PQ of instruments cleaning validation.
• Preparing protocols and reports for cleaning validation, water system, calibration, IQ, OQ, PQ of instruments.
• Validation of microbial limit test.
• Microbiological analysis.
• Writing and reviewing Microbial validation protocols and reports.
• Aseptic area qualification by environmental monitoring of new manufacturing facility.
• Preparation of COA for microbial analysis.

This is a full time permanent job opportunity paying between GBP28,000 - GBP30,000 per annum and great benefits. There is a lot of career development as the company has set up a brand new production site so it is a great time to join a growing business and be able to play a key role in the success of the company and become a pivotal team member for the future.


To apply for the Senior Microbiologist Validation Specialist role you will have the following:

• Degree or equivalent qualification in a scientific subject.
• 8-9 years experience in Microbiology.
• Experience of GMP, GDP and FDA CFRs.

How to Apply:

To apply for this one off opportunity, please send a word copy of your CV to me now by clicking on the Apply button or call me for a confidential chat.

My contact details are:

Miss Rashida Khan
(Apply online only)

If this sounds like the role for you or a colleague then please do not hesitate to contact us. If we manage to successfully fill a permanent placement from your recommendation then we will send you a cheque of GBP300. We also have many incentive schemes for referring contractors/temp staff so please contact us with the referral and we can provide you with more information.

For a list of our current vacancies, please visit our website.

If you do not hear from Quality Start within 2 weeks your CV has not been short listed for this role.

Quality Start are acting as a specialist recruitment consultancy for this role