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Microbiologist Quality Engineer

Req ID: J2318481-IL

  • Location
    Waterford, Waterford, Ireland
  • Category Quality Group
  • Posted Friday, May 20, 2022
  • Type Full time
  • Job Type Permanent Employee

Job Description

The Microbiologist Quality Engineer is responsible for the micro/bioburden and environmental monitoring (EM) management program in Jabil Waterford. The main duties of the role include performing monthly environmental monitoring in accordance with cGMP principles, managing micro excursion events internally and with the customer, micro data analysis and reporting as well as supporting and leading GMP training activities in relation to bioburden. Acts as Jabil Waterford’s quality contact for all micro/bioburden issues at the site

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Creates/maintains all site procedures in relation to micro/EM
  • Understands and executes risk management practices in relation to EM
  • Identifies and manages the resolution of excursions in bioburden/micro at the site
  • Liaises with suppliers on their bioburden controls
  • Acts as the Jabil lead for customer issues on bioburden
  • Acts as chief auditee on all external audits in relation to EM and site contamination control strategy
  • Contributes to the GMP training program and delivers training as appropriate
  • Ensure the quality and production documentation is suitable in design for bioburden control
  • Supports all company Lean Manufacturing principles
  • Ensures compliance with all company policies and practices in areas such as safety and all regulatory compliance
  • Supports all company quality programs and initiatives


  • BSc Degree in Microbiology (or similar) discipline.
  • Several years experience in a micro role (preferably Medical Device/Pharmaceuticals manufacturing)
  • Organisational and planning skills are required to plan, execute and track quality commitments
  • Working knowledge of ISO 13485 &/or Pharmaceutical EU GMP (Eudralex Volume 4)
  • Excellent accuracy and attention to detail
  • Excellent IT, communication and interpersonal skills to communicate well, both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to work off own initiative and as part of a cross functional team
  • Desire to learn new tasks and flexibility

Accessibility Accommodation

If you are a qualified individual with a disability, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access site as a result of your disability. You can request a reasonable accommodation by sending an e-mail to or by calling 1.727.803.7515 with the nature of your request and contact information. Please do not direct any other general employment related questions to this e-mail or phone number. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this e-mail address and/or phone number.

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