Job Details


Microbiologist (maternity cover)

Ref: HM1006 Salary: £Competitive Contract Type: ContractLocation: Ashford

This is a new instruction for a Microbiologist (maternity cover) with a key manufacturing client in Ashford.

This role is perfect for a first or second jobber...

The main focus of the role is to perform Microbiological testing of In-Process, Water and Finished Product samples and to perform environmental monitoring.

Working within a cleanroom facility, all work must be conducted to company specifications, meeting statutory, regulatory and customer requirements within the Good Laboratory Control Practice (GCLP) framework and working to company SOP’s.

The ideal candidate will be educated to degree level OR have a relevant science related qualification, together with some experience of working within a Microbiology lab environment.

Essential Functions of the position includes but is not limited to:

Growth, Counting & Identification of Micro-organisms.

Bioburden testing of In-Process Water and Raw Material Samples

Sterility testing

Microbiology media quality control

Processing of Biological Indicators

Environmental Monitoring of Cleanrooms for both viable and non-viable particulates

Reading of Media Files

Recording all results as per cGMP standards

General upkeep of the laboratory  

The hours of work will be 8am – 4.30pm Monday to Friday with free parking available.

If you would like to be considered, please email your up to date CV asap.




Consultant Details

For further information on this opportunity please contact:

Heather Morgan

Tel: 01303 220844


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