Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology

Senior Microbiologist

  • Contract
  • Cork, County Cork, Ireland
  • 42004823


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

This is a 12 month contract position.


  • Provide technical direction for the Lab Ops Microbiology team on day-to-day issues
  • Ensure compliance to all relevant procedures and practices and ensure recommended improvements are implemented.
  • Troubleshoot technical issues and lead investigations through scientific problem-solving approaches.
  • Partner with cross functional groups to support change management to implement process improvements.
  • Ensure compliance with site EHS policy, cGMP and other business regulations and participate in risk assessments, audits, regulatory inspections and incident investigations.
  • Ensure the highest Quality, Compliance and Safety standards by participating and complying with our Manufacturing Division Quality Management System (QMS) requirements, including ownership, as relevant.
  • Lead problem solving teams across all areas of the IPT (e.g. reliability, Safety, Quality (e.g. Deviation Management, etc).
  • Lead and close process related deviations and reports.



  • 4+ years’ experience in a pharmaceutical or a highly regulated environment preferably with cGMP experience
  • Experience in any of the following is an advantage:

              – Microbiology operational support

              – Contamination control

              – Process improvement


Interested candidates should submit an updated CV.

Please click the link below to apply, call Niamh on +353 832033710 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***