Microbiology Technician - 027/2019
Code/Reference:
027/2019
Applications accepted until:
2019-09-02
Number of Openings
1

Department

Microbiological Sciences

Employment Type

Permanent

Minimum Requirements

  • Relevant science qualification e.g. B Tech, N Diploma (Microbiology)
  • 1 Year Microbiology Laboratory Experience

Additional Requirements

  • Experience working in aseptic environments would be preferred
  • Experience working in pharmaceutical environment would be an added advantage.

Specific Operational Requirements

  • The successful candidate will be required to work an 8-hour shift between 06h00 to 18h00 and 18h00 to 06h00 as rostered.
  • The successful candidate must be prepared to work shifts and be flexible to start work anytime when needed to support the company‚Äôs operational requirements.
  • The successful candidate may be required to work overtime to meet business needs
  • Must have own transport

Key Performance Areas

  • Aseptic Filling Suite (AFS) Environmental Monitoring (EM)
  • Accurate sampling of designated sampling points in the Manufacturing facility
  • Operation of environmental monitoring and laboratory equipment
  • Management of EM-related reagents and consumables
  • Observe SHE protocols and procedures and follow good Housekeeping practises
  • Microbiology Team support

Competencies

  • Planning and organizing
  • Time Management
  • Follow-up and teamwork
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Quality awareness
  • Technical/Professional knowledge and proficiency
  • Computer literacy especially MS office
  • Understanding of GMP
  • Sound knowledge of aseptic technique
  • Ability to work independently