QC Microbiologist

QC Microbiologist

Position Details

Position Title: QC Microbiologist
Location: Roodeplaat
Classification: Permanent
Employment Equity: Preference will be given to EE applicants

Closing Date: 23 August 2021

Please take note:
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Deltamune may expire jobs at their own discretion.

Deltamune (Pty) Limited, an independent centre of excellence, is a South African-based biotechnology company. Our focus is on veterinary health offering vaccines on a commercial scale. Deltamune’s veterinary vaccine range includes registered and autogenous vaccines for poultry, ruminants and other species. Deltamune invites all suitably qualified and experienced candidates to apply for the following vacancy:

Position Purpose

The role of the Quality Control Microbiologist in the Production Facility is to independently execute the applicable quality control checks / inspections to ensure the compliance of products and or items.

Key Accountabilities:
  • Perform various in-process and final product Quality Control for Production Department.
  • Perform Incoming Inspections, sampling, and verifications of Raw and Packaging Materials.
  • Manage the Retention sample store and Perform Hygiene Monitoring of the Facility.
  • Perform seed purity for production and sterility testing of primary Packaging materials.
  • Perform weekly sampling of water, send samples for micro testing and document results upon receipt and update spreadsheet.
  • Filing, Scanning and Archiving of relevant documents.
  • Daily monitoring of key laboratory equipment.
  • Perform Thermal stability, Viscosity and Moisture testing for Vaccines.
  • Perform line opening and line closing inspections and ensure to report all non-conformities and observations.
  • Perform monthly stock count for quality department and ordering of media from suppliers.
  • Ensure compliance with the requirements of Deltamune’s Quality System.
  • Work closely with the R&D department.

Deltamune (Pty) Limited, an independent centre of excellence, is a South African-based biotechnology company. Our focus is on veterinary health offering vaccines on a commercial scale. Deltamune’s veterinary vaccine range includes registered and autogenous vaccines for poultry, ruminants and other species. Deltamune invites all suitably qualified and experienced candidates to apply for the following vacancy:

Position Purpose

The role of the Quality Control Microbiologist in the Production Facility is to independently execute the applicable quality control checks / inspections to ensure the compliance of products and or items.

Key Accountabilities:
  • Perform various in-process and final product Quality Control for Production Department.
  • Perform Incoming Inspections, sampling, and verifications of Raw and Packaging Materials.
  • Manage the Retention sample store and Perform Hygiene Monitoring of the Facility.
  • Perform seed purity for production and sterility testing of primary Packaging materials.
  • Perform weekly sampling of water, send samples for micro testing and document results upon receipt and update spreadsheet.
  • Filing, Scanning and Archiving of relevant documents.
  • Daily monitoring of key laboratory equipment.
  • Perform Thermal stability, Viscosity and Moisture testing for Vaccines.
  • Perform line opening and line closing inspections and ensure to report all non-conformities and observations.
  • Perform monthly stock count for quality department and ordering of media from suppliers.
  • Ensure compliance with the requirements of Deltamune’s Quality System.
  • Work closely with the R&D department.

Position Details

Position Title: QC Microbiologist
Location: Roodeplaat
Classification: Permanent
Employment Equity: Preference will be given to EE applicants

Closing Date: 23 August 2021

Please take note:
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Deltamune may expire jobs at their own discretion.

Specifications

Qualifications:
  • BSc degree in Microbiology or National Diploma / Degree in Veterinary Technology / Biotechnology / Food Technology
Knowledge / Experience:
  • Min 2 Year’s relevant Microbiology Laboratory or Diagnostic Laboratory experience.
  • Experience in QC highly advantageous.
  • Experience in ISO17025, ISO 9000 and/or GMP advantageous.
Skills / Attributes / Competencies:
  • Results-orientation
  • Sound judgment
  • An ability to work well as part of a team or when working alone
  • Technical knowledge
  • Good Communication skills
  • Ability to plan prioritise and organise efficiently
Additional Requirements:
  • Physical endurance and the ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Candidate must be willing to work flexible hours on short notice when required
Qualifications:
  • BSc degree in Microbiology or National Diploma / Degree in Veterinary Technology / Biotechnology / Food Technology
Knowledge / Experience:
  • Min 2 Year’s relevant Microbiology Laboratory or Diagnostic Laboratory experience.
  • Experience in QC highly advantageous.
  • Experience in ISO17025, ISO 9000 and/or GMP advantageous.
Skills / Attributes / Competencies:
  • Results-orientation
  • Sound judgment
  • An ability to work well as part of a team or when working alone
  • Technical knowledge
  • Good Communication skills
  • Ability to plan prioritise and organise efficiently
Additional Requirements:
  • Physical endurance and the ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Candidate must be willing to work flexible hours on short notice when required
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