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Compounding Microbiologist

Req # JR - 023693 Location Thetford, England, United Kingdom Additional Locations 37.5 Job Category Microbiology Date posted 06/26/2020

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Working closely with production and reporting to the Microbiology Manager in Compounding, the Microbiologist will be responsible for testing products before they are released. You will be working in a busy environment ensuring products are released in a timely manner complying with Baxter standards and GMP guidelines.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Supports the execution of microbiological investigations within Compounding
  • Perform testing and other laboratory experiments, generation of data and test records, in compliance with the regulatory and industry standards.
  • Review and approval of routine laboratory test data
  • Follows the established procedures and guidelines
  • Actively participates in any document/procedure revisions under guidance of the manager or other senior microbiologists.
  • Supports and encourages their peers with continuous improvements within the laboratory.


  • Degree or equivalent in Microbiology/scientific
  • Experience working in a laboratory working to GMP guidelines
  • Experience working closely with Quality and Production
  • Experience working in a sterile environment is beneficial
  • At least 1 years experience in a Microbiologist position
  • Experience working with LIMS system (desired not essential)
  • Experience with environmental monitoring (desired not essential)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong work ethic

Reasonable Accommodations

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