Microbiology Technician

  • Location:

    Fareham, Hampshire

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  • Job type:

    Full Time

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  • Contact:

    Paola Villalpando

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Excellent opportunity for a Laboratory Technician position within the Sterility department of a company specialised in medical device and pharmaceutical products testing.

This is a permanent opportunity paying competitive salary depend on experience.

Search Scientific consultancy is a recruitment partner to pharmaceutical and medical device testing company who are looking for a Sterility Laboratory Technician on permanent basis to join their team based in Hampshire. This is a great opportunity to gain experience with a desirable employer, where the successful individual will be performing sterility testing in compliance with the company's guidelines.

Key responsibilities:

  • Preparing pharmaceutical and medical device products for sterility tests.
  • Undertaking sterility testing in a Grade D clean room wearing a half suit insulator.
  • Obtaining accurate results by following the methods supplied.
  • Using the equipment responsibly and monitoring its activity.
  • Analysing data and documenting reports in compliance with the quality requirements.
  • Recording the results in the laboratory software (LIMS).
  • Performing unsupervised in basic laboratories tasks and recording work in compliance with Good Laboratory (GLP), Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and the company's policies and procedures.


  • Degree in Microbiology or equivalent.
  • Experience in sterility testing (direct inoculation, SteriTest and membrane filtration).
  • Experience working in a GMP environment.
  • Practical and theoretical knowledge on working in an aseptic environment for microbiological analysis in the pharmaceutical industry.

If your skills match the above and you are interested in this position , then please apply online or contact Paola on 0161 835 8307 or Email to paola.villalpando@search.co.uk

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.