Microbiologist – East London needed at Aspen Pharma Group

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Job title : Microbiologist – East London

Job Location : Eastern Cape, East London

Deadline : May 25, 2024

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Planning and Operational Support

  • Optimise and facilitate implementation of current processes 
  • Identify gaps in current policies and procedures
  • Propose changes or improvements to processes, tools and techniques

Microbiological Testing 

  • Perform microbiological tests on raw materials, in-process and final products to ensure quality and compliance with GMP standards
  • Test water according to SOPs and testing schedule
  • Notify Production of source of any contamination timeously
  • Develop and implement plans to control level and source of contamination

Environmental Management 

  • Perform sampling and testing of external environment, according to SOPs and sampling plan / schedule

Quality Control

  • Report OOS results and deviations immediately
  • Manage frequency of testing and sampling to maintain a quality process
  • Maintain good housekeeping 
  • Manage and coordinate the use, maintenance and calibration of testing equipment according to SOPs
  • Ensure continuous compliance of laboratory with GMP standards

Reporting and Record-Keeping

  • Document and store data according to SOPs and regulation
  • Consolidate information for reports on weekly / monthly basis 
  • Analyse consolidated data and provide recommendations
  • Compile detailed and standardised reports and consolidated documents


Skills Required


  • National Diploma in Microbiology, with 6+ years’ experience
  • Microbiological laboratory experience

Specific job skills 

  • Advanced knowledge of microbiological testing methods
  • Understanding of pharmaceutical manufacturing and corrective action programs
  • Pharmaceutical standards and compliance requirements
  • Ability to interpret and implement policies, processes and objectives


  • Interrogating Information 
  • Following Procedures
  • Maintaining Accuracy
  • Customer Awareness 

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