Microbiology Manager

Our client is a globally renowned leading health care company, who focus upon developing revolutionary therapeutics that have a meaningful impact on patient’s health worldwide. The blockbuster cancer therapeutics developed at the Carlow site, at which they produce biologics, accounts for approximately one quarter of the organisation’s revenue. €220 million was invested into the development of this site, and it has continued to expand since it was established in 2008. Due to this expansion, the organisation are now looking for a Microbiology Laboratory Manager to lead the dynamic Microbiology team in the execution of all routine and non-routine testing and project work to facilitate product manufacture and release.

The Role

The Microbiology Laboratory Manager will:

  • Provide microbiological technical expertise, trouble-shooting, training and support to the laboratory team
  • Lead the qualification and execution of method validations, environmental monitoring, water monitoring, and testing including, sterility, endotoxin and bioburden
  • Provide microbiological support to site including process simulations, aseptic processing, laboratory test methods and microbiology method validations

The Person

  • Degree in Microbiology
  • Ideally 5 years’ in a supervisory role in the microbiology lab
  • Considerable experience with sterile manufacturing requirements

To discover more about this opportunity, apply now or contact Ciara O’Brien at HRM on +353 1 632 1855 for a confidential discussion

Salary: On Application Location: Carlow