What does a QC Microbiology Analyst do?

A microbiologist is responsible for investigating the growth, structure development, and other characteristics of microscopic organisms such as bacteria, algae, and fungi. They undertake laboratory analysis and the monitoring of microbial cultures, samples and new drugs using specialist computer software and a range of identification methods and clinical trials. Additionally, microbiologists also develop new pharmaceutical products, vaccines, medicines and compounds such as antiseptics. Microbiologists are employed by a variety of institutions including research institutions, hospitals, and government agencies.

A bachelor's degree in Microbiology, Biology or related science is required for microbiologists as well as 3 years of successful analytical laboratory experience. Successful microbiologists possess outstanding analytical skills and with high proficiency in mathematics.

  • Develop new pharmaceutical products, vaccines, medicines and compounds such as antiseptics
  • Collecting samples from a variety of locations
  • Provide laboratory services for health departments, for community environmental health programs and for physicians needing information for diagnosis and treatment
  • Record, analyze and interpret data
  • Write research papers, reports, and reviews
  • Ensure data is recorded accurately in accordance with guidelines
  • Remain up to date with scientific and research developments
  • Validate microbiological methods to meet client requirements, as appropriate
  • 3 years of successful analytical laboratory experience
  • Able to knowledgeably and safely handle hazardous chemicals
  • Enthusiastically serve customers and represent our laboratory professionally
  • Deep knowledge in managing a laboratory project and collaborate with a wide variety of technical colleagues
  • Able to lift 25 pounds
  • Proficiency in numeracy and IT skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Superb problem-solving skills
  • Able to work well in a team and to manage your own workload
EducationBachelor's Degree
Work/Life Balance
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Career Opportunity
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Avg. Experience2-4 years

QC Microbiology Analyst Salaries

Average Base Pay

€40,736 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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Median: €41K
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QC Microbiology Analyst Career Path

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BP HealthcareBP Healthcare
22 Jun 2020

“Good supervisor who actively expanded testing scopes and implemented R&D based job scope apart from routine ones.”

Food Safety Net ServicesFood Safety Net Services
28 Sep 2020

“He is the reason why I started working at FSNS. "Most" of the people I worked with were great to work with.”

Gland Pharma LimitedGland Pharma Limited
QC Microbiologist
4 Jan 2021

“good for career and gain knowLedge”

Quotient BiodiagnosticsQuotient Biodiagnostics
QC Microbiologist
17 Feb 2020

“Training courses and personal development”

Fundación Cardioinfantil
8 Aug 2020

“Allows serearch freedom and considerable resources for inversigation”

Legend BiotechLegend Biotech
QC Microbiologist
7 Aug 2020

“Everyone is great to work with and there is alot to learn.”

Sun PharmaSun Pharma
QC Microbiology Technician
9 Mar 2021

“Weekend work and outside normal business hours VERY common.”

Aurobindo PharmaAurobindo Pharma
28 Apr 2020

“Build up good career and achieve heights.”

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