Job Reference 12974
Job type Permanent
Location Co. Louth
Salary € 0-40,000

The Role

QC Lab Technician

Permanent full time

Location: Drogheda

Salary: circa €26,000 

Minimum 1-2 years' experience in a similar role


  • Perform environmental monitoring, water monitoring, and lab support testing including identification Bioburden testing in accordance with GLP, GMP and regulatory requirements.


  • Perform testing of raw materials and finished product in accordance with the validated methods, ensuring compliance to regulatory requirements. Performing method qualifications/validations of new products.


  • Support process simulations by performing inspection, reconciliation and growth promotion testing as required.


  • Perform environmental monitoring of clean rooms and controlled environments. Preparation of trend reports for review by Compliance & Lab Manager


  • Support and comply with safety and compliance initiatives on site.


  • Support/perform media growth promotion and maintenance of Stock Cultures.


  • Operation of laboratory equipment and stock levels and perform general housekeeping activities.


  • Participate in training and personal development opportunities identified by the Compliance & Lab Manager


  • Generation of Quality reports


  • Perform general laboratory duties on a daily basis

The Person

  • Bachelor Degree or higher preferred; ideally in a Science (Microbiology) discipline
  • Minimum 1 years’ experience gained within a GLP environment
  • Experience in ISO 17025:2005, preferable but not essential
  • Capable of planning, executing and delivering testing procedures and reporting within specified timeframes
  • Fluent PC skills including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Project
  • The ability to learn specific, practical techniques and apply this knowledge to solve technical problems
  • Good hand and eye coordination and the ability to use technical equipment with accuracy
  • The ability to maintain and calibrate technical equipment
  • Time management skills in order to work on several different projects at the same time
  • Flexibility in order to work with and provide support for a number of people
  • Excellent oral communication skills in order to work effectively with colleagues from all parts of the organisation and to explain complex techniques to interested parties
  • Experience in providing demonstrations and writing technical reports
  • Teamwork skills and patience
  • Attention to detail

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