Microbiology Technician – Sterility

Microbiology Technician – Sterility Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Microbiology Technician – Sterility to join our team.


  • Inputting of results on a laboratory information management system;
  • Monitoring and care of equipment;
  • Preparation of pharmaceutical and medical device products for sterility runs;
  • Working in compliance with GMP, GLP and the policies and procedures of the company’s Quality system;
  • Routine sterility testing in a half-suit isolator in a Grade D cleanroom (membrane filtration, direct inoculation and SteriTest® methods);
  • To ensure that work is carried out in accordance with the supplied methodology, to obtain accurate results;
  • Collating data for laboratory records for the preparation of reports and for compliance with quality procedures for work performed;
  • Undertaking routine basic laboratory duties and/or clerical duties unsupervised, documenting work in compliance with company procedures.


  • Experience working to GMP and GLP guidelines is desirable;
  • Accurate data-recording capability;
  • Experience of sterility testing is highly desirable;
  • Experience working in isolators/glove boxes is highly desirable;
  • Organisational skills;
  • Knowledge and experience of microbiological and aseptic techniques;
  • Ability to prioritise well under pressure;
  • Excellent attention to detail;
  • Degree or equivalent experience in a relevant science, especially Microbiology;
  • Capable of working independently or within a team;
  • Clear and effective verbal and written communication.

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