Randstad CPE
15 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you looking for a new role as a Microbiologist? Interested in working for a leading laboratory? Interested in enjoying your time off during the week and working 24 hours over the weekend on a competitive shift premium? If the answer is yes, this role is for you!

The QA Microbiologist / Product Evaluator will be joining our clients QA Department reporting to the Senior Microbiologist.

If you are ready for your next challenge and want to part of an exciting, forward thinking, rapidly growing company please read on!


* Perform routine operations to ensure the accurate sampling and microbiological testing and release of mass, raw materials and finished product
* Support Assembly in product evaluation of first offs and to work with Assembly in investigations if product does not meet required standards
* Support Compounding in the testing of creams, lotions & liquids including 24 hour viscosity and colour matching

Qualifications and experience:

* BSc Microbiology or equivalent or previous work experience within Microbiological/Lab Testing
* Experience of World Class Manufacturing techniques and methodologies including problem solving
* Pharmaceutical, cosmetic or food industry background knowledge
* Understanding of Good Manufacturing Procedures (GMP)
* Good Interpersonal and Communication skills
* PC Skills –Excel, E-mail, SAP
* Basic Microbiological Laboratory skills: Aseptic technique. Identification of bacterial isolates, media preparation and growth promotion
* Basic Laboratory skills: pi-petting, weight/volume techniques, pH , water content, viscosity

If this role is of interest to yourself, and matches your skills sets and experience then please click apply below to submit your CV. Please ensure your up to date contact details are on your CV before applying. If your application is shortlisted, we will call you and discuss the role in further detail to ensure this role is what you are looking for and meets our clients needs.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business

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