QC Microbiological Technician - Saluggia, Italy - ITA 2022-006

Job Title

QC Microbiological Technician

Job Facts

Organizational Area
Italy and UK Branch
Country / State
Place of work
Home/Office based
Office based

Professional Family: 

  • Operations
Reporting To
Materials Acceptance QC Manager

Kind of contract

Full Time / Part Time
Full Time
Permanent / Temporary
Job ID
ITA 2022-006

Job Scope

Your Mission

Perform microbiological testing of incoming material, processing intermediates, finished components and auxiliary material

Main Responsibilities

Your Contributions

Perform microbiological analytical determinations using laboratory instrumentation, related to:
- Microbial load of finished products, process waters, plastic materials
- Sterility tests on intermediate products, culture media and plastic materials.
- Monitoring of the microbial load in the air of processing environments, work surfaces and clothing of personnel
- Testing of biological indicators of sterilization
- Management of microbial identification through sowing on culture media, preparation of slides for fresh and Gram staining, visualization under an optical microscope, preparation of API System galleries
- Preparation of culture media
- Filters integrity control
- Approval of raw material of external purchase (document control, sterility and fertility control)
- Management of analysis through dedicated software management of laboratory reagents and consumables
- Management of laboratory reagents and consumables
- Internal validation of laboratory equipment
- Drawing up operational procedures, validation plans, validation protocols and report
- Management of non-compliance, OOS (out of standard), RFC (Request for Change), CAPA

Qualifications Experience Personal Strengths Mobility

Bachelor’s Degree
Biomedical Laboratory Techniques, Microbiology or equivalent qualification

0-2 years of experience in related field

Technical Competencies
  • Good knowledge of the main microbial characterization techniques
  • Good manual sowing of the plate
  • Good knowledge of the use of optical microscope, pH-meter, analytical balance
  • Good ability to work in sterile conditions under laminar flow hood
  • Knowledge of microbial load tests by filtration
  • Knowledge of sterility tests by filtration / direct seeding
  • Knowledge of environmental control analysis (air, water, surfaces)
  • Ability to prepare buffers and solutions.
  • Good knowledge of standard IT tools
  • Good documentation editing skills.
  • Good knowledge of GMP / cGMP and guidelines (ICH, FDA)
  • Creative/innovative mindset
  • Planning and organizational skills
  • Goal orientation
  • Team working
  • Learning agility
Good knowledge of English is a preferred
Travel Availability
Relocation Availability
Training Required

Induction Program Once Hired


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