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Microbiologist (6 months contract) - PHARMA MNC


  • A Subject Matter Expect (SME) of Microbiological/ Sterility Assurance tests.
  • Lead and conduct method trainings to new lab personnel.
  • Initiate and investigate GEMS event via Trackwise system and Laboratory Investigation Report (LIR).
  • Participate in cross functional root cause analysis (RCA) during investigation.
  • Perform review and approval on QC test results.
  • Involve in audit preparation and ready to present during an inspection.
  • Perform preventive maintenance for laboratory equipment, such as Temperature Controlled Object (TCO), Biosafety Cabinet (BSC), etc.
  • Responsible for ownership of sophisticated lab equipment and conduct training to respective lab personnel.
  • Perform microbiological testing, namely bioburden test, endotoxin test, Growth Promotion Testing (GPT), Biological Indicator (BI) testing, microbial identification (ID), environment monitoring (EM), and plate reading.

  • Microbiological sample types include critical utilities, in-process/ Bulk Drug Substances (BDS), raw materials, investigational non-routine samples.

  • Perform sterilization cycle using qualified autoclave; perform depyrogenation using qualified cycle.

  • Perform aliquoting on Process and Non-Protein samples on a daily basis.

  • Support Lab Services team on replenishment of inventory from warehouse on a weekly basis.


  • Min Bachelor Degree in Microbiology, Biological Sciences, Life Sciences, Biotechnology or equivalent, preferably with 3-4 years of experience in cGMP Pharmaceutical, Biopharmaceutical or related manufacturing environment and/ or related laboratory experience.
  • Min Diploma in Microbiology, Biological Sciences, Life Sciences, Biotechnology with minimal 8 years of related cGMP laboratory experience.
  • Experience in conducting microbiological study, investigation and cost saving projects etc.
  • Preferably experience in Lean or Six Sigma tools.

For interested candidates, please send your most recent and updated resume to
Subject heading: Microbiologist 

Michelle Lee Ser Min
Recruit Express Pte Ltd
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Healthcare / Pharmaceutical / Life Science / Medical Device


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Employment Type

Contract / Temp



If you meet the requirements of this role, please email a detailed resume in Word document to Michelle Lee Ser Min.
CEI Registration No.: R1440070
Tel: 67363280
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