Microbiology Analyst - 044/2021
Applications accepted until:
Number of Openings

Employment Type



Microbiological Sciences

Minimum Requirements

  • Relevant science qualification e.g. BSc, B Tech, N Diploma (Microbiology)
  • At least 2-3 years€™ manufacturing experience; (preferably 3-4 years€™ experience in a pharmaceutical environment)
  • 5-6 months microbiology laboratory experience

Additional Requirements



If you have not had a response from us within 30 days after the closing date, kindly accept that your application has been unsuccessful.


Specific Operational Requirements

The successful candidate will be required to work:

  • An 8 hour day between 06h00 to 18h00
  • May be required to work overtime to meet the business needs
  • Must be prepared to work shifts when needed

Key Performance Areas

Accurate Sampling

  • To perform microbiological analysis, aseptically, on samples following all necessary SOP€™s

Timely Testing and reporting of results

  • To perform routine testing for all samples as per NBI schedule and to report on results in a timely fashion

 Instrument maintenance

  • To conduct routine instrument maintenance cleaning and calibration as per documented SOP€™s

House Keeping

  • To follow the rules of good housekeeping and SHE for the Microbiology Laboratory

 Validation and method validation

  • To conduct validation of microbiological methods and instruments as per validation protocols

Microbiology Team Assistance

  • To assist with tasks that falls under the Microbiological Sciences umbrella.



  • Planning and organizing
  • Follow-up and teamwork
  • Attention to detail and analysis
  • Quality awareness
  • Technical/Professional knowledge and proficiency
  • Computer literacy especially MS office
  • Understanding of GLP
  • Sound knowledge of aseptic technique