Microbiologists undertake laboratory analysis and monitoring of microbial cultures, samples and drugs using specialized equipment/devices and a range of identification methods and clinical trials.
A OND/BSC in Microbiology or a related field.
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
Strong computer skills and knowledge of QA databases and applications.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Meticulous attention to detail.
Knowledge of cGMP
Experience in pharma industry
Analysing samples collected and interpreting and recording results and data
Collect samples and carry out all specified and relevant microbiological test on raw materials, bulk/in-process materials and finished goods
Conduct environmental microbiological test according to cGMP specifications
Ensure that all processes are done under cGMP compliant conditions
Develop and execute test processes to ensure that all objectives are met.
Implement and monitor test procedures to assess functionality, reliability, performance, and quality of the product at various stages.
Identify and remedy defects within the production process that relate to microbiology.
Recommend, implement, and monitor preventative and corrective actions to ensure that quality assurance standards are achieved.
Compile and analyze statistical data.
Draft quality assurance policies and procedures.
Reports and reviews keeping up-to-date with scientific and research developments
Investigate customer complaints and product issues.
Ensure ongoing compliance with quality and industry regulatory requirements.