Daresbury. Commutable from Liverpool, Chester, Manchester, Warrington, North Wales

Up to £32,500 (continental days and nights shift pattern 6am - 6pm)

Creative Resourcing, a specialist recruiter working within the manufacturing sector are currently seeking a Microbiology Technician to work for one of our prestigious pharmaceutical clients.

Key Results Area:

  • To monitor specified environmental conditions within clean rooms and filling machines at the appropriate frequency. Batch summary reports, database trending.
  • To undertake testing of key components. This includes testing of process samples, Raw Materials (within 2 days of receipt), T.V.A.C, Bacterial Endotoxin testing and Bacterial identification. All testing to be completed using good Aseptic technique. Results entered into the Microbiology Database. Anomalous results to be communicated to the Team Leader. KPI's, OTIF, RFT.
  • To undertake testing of Utility services (Water for Injection, Compressed Air, Cooling waters, Room Particle counting). KPI's, OTIF, RTF.
  • To undertake testing filled product for Sterility in accordance with USP/EP specifications. KPI's, OTIF, RTF.
  • To control of type cultures and in house Media QC, Media preparation and use of the autoclave. Team Leader / Level 2 or 3 Technician document review.
  • To ensure all documentation must be completed in real time and in full. Procedural review and update. Compile Quality department reports to solve microbiological issues. Complete Performance Qualification documentation to the required standard. Responsible for upkeep of own training records. Team Leader review.
  • To provide advice to the manufacturing department on microbial, hygiene and contamination control. Feedback from other departments.
  • To consistently demonstrate required behaviours (teamwork, attention to detail etc.) Team Leader / QC manager review.


  • HND or Degree in a relevant biological science discipline.
  • Previous experience of working within a Pharmaceutical microbiology department.
  • Able to communicate both orally and in written format to personnel at all levels.
  • Must demonstrate a thorough understanding of quality as defined in relevant guidelines (i.e. USP, EP, ISO etc).Computer literate and familiar with most Office software.
  • Must have sterility experience and lab testing experience.


Our client is offering a salary of up to £32,500 (inclusive of shift allowance) coupled with an excellent remuneration package

This is a permanent opportunity to join a successful and progressive company that continues to enjoy market leader status.

To apply for this position please contact:

Dan Bunn

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Creative Resourcing who are operating as an employment agency.

Please only apply for this position if you possess all the necessary qualifications.

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