QC Technician - Microbiology - new job in Macclesfield, UK

QC Technician - Microbiology
  • Competitive
  • Temporary
  • Macclesfield, Cheshire, England, UK Macclesfield Cheshire UK SK10 2NA
Job Ref: BBBH123952
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Pharmaceuticals
Date Added: 18 January 2023
QC lab Tech - Microbiology

  • Job Title: QC Laboratory Technician - Microbiology
  • Location: Macclesfield
  • Contract: 12 months
  • Pay: 12.52

SRG are currently working with a global pharmaceutical manufacturer based in Macclesfield, looking for multiple QC Laboratory Technicians (Microbiology) to join the team.

Our clients Macclesfield site is their second largest manufacturing site and the largest UK based campus, from which medicines are manufactured, packaged and distributed to over 130 countries globally.

The business area

The Microbiology Group in the Quality Assurance Department (QAD) performs Quality Control testing and process assurance activities for all production plants on Macclesfield Site plus contract work for Pharmaceutical Development.

Due to expansion of the business, our client currently has multiple opportunities for Quality Control Microbiology Technicians to formally clear or reject products from the Quality Control laboratory teams against agreed Quality Standards within agreed customer service lead times.

Based in the Microbiology QAD laboratories, you must have the flexibility to work within any one of the testing or environmental monitoring teams and you must be prepared to work in an aseptic environment and successfully acquire an aseptic license.


  • You will actively participate in microbiological product testing, environmental monitoring, microbiological and chemical water testing, microbial identification and media preparation.
  • Responsible for formally clearing or rejecting products, materials and laboratory results against the agreed Quality Standards to ensure the quality, safety and efficacy of these products to the customer or user.
  • Ensuring that the appropriate quality systems are followed in order for the laboratory to meet its responsibilities with respect to GCLP (Good Control Laboratory Practice), GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) and Safety, Health and Environment.

Essential Skills & Experience

  • A level Biology minimum or equivalent or equivalent in experience
  • Practical microbiological laboratory experience
  • Knowledge of cGLP and GMP
  • Understanding of SHE principles
  • Ability to work independently out of hours

Desirable Skills & Experience

  • Degree in a Biological subject area (Microbiology, Virology, Immunology etc.) or equivalent in experience
  • Aseptic techniques and clean room experience
  • Building emergency coordination

If you would like to apply for this position please click the link provided or email a copy of your CV For more information regarding this position or any others, please call 020 3920 9513.

Carbon60, Lorien & SRG - The Impellam Group STEM Portfolio are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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Contact Consultant:
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