Engineering , Science, Pharmaceutical & Food


  • Contract
  • West Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland
  • 42001519

PE Global is currently recruiting for a QC Microbiologist for a leading multi-national Pharma client based in Dublin.

This is a 12 month contract and this candidate may be required to work a 12/7 shift pattern.


  • Performing bioburden testing on utility samples, drug substance and raw materials within the required hold times.
    • Performing bacterial endotoxin testing on utility samples, drug substance and drug product within the required hold times.
    • Carrying out the Minute Mouse Virus (MMV) by PCR and quantitative PCR (qPCR) testing of in-process samples.
    • Perform compendial verification, method transfer/validation, and routine testing of in-process, drug substance and drug product samples in accordance with applicable procedures and cGMP requirements.
    • Performing growth promotion testing of media and organism lots entering the laboratory.
    • Performing microbial identifications using MALDI-TOF and MicroSEQ.
    • Completing all laboratory documentation in a timely and accurate manner.
    • Compliance with Standard Operating Procedures and Registered Specifications.
    • Assisting in authoring and reviewing documentation, including SOPs.
    • Providing support to other departments to ensure qualification and production schedules are adhered to.


  • The ideal candidate should hold a minimum of a Level 8 degree in Microbiology or related discipline.
    • At least 1 years’ experience in a pharmaceutical / healthcare laboratory or related technical function.
    • A strong background in Microbiology and aseptic manufacturing is desirable but not essential.
    • The successful candidate must demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills.
    • The ability to work in a team based collaborative environment is essential

Interested candidates should submit an updated CV.

Please click the link below to apply, call Niamh on +35321420313 or alternatively send an up to date CV to

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in Ireland***


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