Microbiology Analyst

Job Overview

Microbiology Analyst
Location: Cork

My client, a leading pharmaceutical company, currently has an opening for a full- time, permanent, Senior Microbiology Analyst in their Microbiology Pharmaceutical department, based in Cork.
This company
offers excellent career opportunities for people who have a proven track record in combining excellent technical ability with first class interpersonal and communication skills.


  • Meet customer requirements and ensure customer has obtained their report in timely manner.
  • Perform ad-hoc tasks in the laboratory or perform the particular types of analysis assigned to them.
  • Develop and validate new tests and procedures for the company and customers.
  • Complete specific technological projects and write the results of these projects accurately, confidentially and on time for customers.
  • Sign all technical documents once training in this task is successfully completed. This includes laboratory reports, SOPs, protocols, investigation reports and any other documentation issued.
  • Authorise customer work from Analysts.
  • Deputise for supervisors / managers, as required.
  • Act as a mentor to less experienced Analysts.
  • Provide cover for other members of staff if required and for taking part in the companys weekend rota and/or overtime schedule.
  • Ensure that all documentation is completed on time, accurately and legibly.


  • A degree in Microbiology or a related discipline.
  • At least 2-3 years experience in a GMP analytical laboratory.
  • Water Environmental Monitoring, Sampling & Sterility.
  • Good team player, organised, accurate, have strong documentation skills
  • Quality and service driven.

This is a full time permanent position with an excellent salary and benefits package.

For more information please contact
Aoife on 086 044 3981.

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