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Specialist Microbiology QC GMP

  • Location:

    's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands

  • Contact:

    Quinton Maduro

  • Job type:


  • Contact phone:

    +31 (0)20 406 97 50

  • Industry:

    Life Sciences, Microbiology

  • Contact email:

Are you up for a challenging position within microbiology QC? Would you like to work in an international setting and you like to implement new methods? Then this is surely an interesting position for you!

Job description
Our client is a leading pharmaceutical company with various sites around the globe. In the team that works on operational excellence and harmonisation is a position for a technical specialist with a microbiology background. You will be at the forefront of new techniques and the implementation locally and in labs globally. You will be involved in transfer, troubleshooting, writing of documents (SOP's and reports). This is a hands-off position which is suitable for an experienced microbiology technician that has some experience with (lab) coordination in a QC GMP environment.


  • Support development & validation projects for the implementation of (Rapid) Microbiology QC tests

  • Collaboration with various project teams to support microbial assays, conduct comparability studies (new assays vs existing methods)

  • Set up experiments and investigate new assays or technologies

  • Generation of technical documents such as project plans, technical summaries, protocols and reports

  • Provide support to sites in the network on microbiology topics if and when required


  • BSc or MSc in a relevant discipline such as microbiology or biotechnology;

  • 5+ year experience in a microbiology QC laboratory;

  • Experience with coordination of tasks/projects in a QC setting

  • Experience with classical microbiology is a must and rapid testing (eg. rapid sterility using BacT) is a plus

  • Experience with GMP is a big plus

  • Fluent in English, both oral and in writing. Dutch is a plus

  • Quality minded, improvement oriented, good interpersonal skills

  • Project management skills


  • Employment: 1 year via Oxford Global Resources Solutions, with intent to extend

  • Salary indication: €3500 - 5000 bruto per month

  • Working hours: 40 hours/week

  • Region: Den Bosch

Reference number : 16906