QC Analyst - Microbiology
Suisse romande
Vollzeit (100%)

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Kelly Scientific is looking for its pharmaceutical partner localized in Switzerland a Quality Control Analyst - Microbiology (long term mission)



  • You will have the responsibility for microbiological testing of raw materials and drug products, environmental monitoring,
  • You will act as acting as Microbiology Subject Matter Expert
  • You will also perform and review microbiological tests on raw materials, manufactured drug products and stability samples; perform environmental monitoring in cleanrooms, waters and compressed gases, and supporting other QC groups with various activities, such as packaging components testing, visual inspection of pharmaceutical product, sample management, etc.
  • As QC analyst you may also participate in projects related to laboratory safety or continuous improvement.
  • All activities will be in compliance, at all times, with laboratory procedures and safety rules (EHS) as well as good documentation and good manufacturing practices (GDP and GMP).


  • Microbiological testing of raw materials and drug products according to incoming testing, release and stability specifications
  • Environmental monitoring of cleanrooms (microbiological and particles tests), compressed air, and waters (microbiological tests, TOC, conductivity, nitrates)
  • Microbiological validation activities (writing of protocols, execution of validation, writing of reports)
  • Review of analytical raw data generated in the Microbiology Laboratory
  • Supply management of consumables, including purchase requisitions
  • Release of culture Media (growth promotion testing) and material used in Microbiology laboratory
  • Identifications of microorganisms
  • Execution and review of simple analyses such as packaging components testing, AQL, visual inspection of pharmaceutical products, etc.
  • Support to maintenance/calibration of equipment and keeps relationship with suppliers
  • Training of other members of Quality Control or other departments
  • General laboratory tasks (sample management, waste disposal management, cleanings, etc.)
  • Creation and update of procedures, work instructions and other QC documents
  • Participation and presentations at team meetings
  • Participation in projects and implementation of continuous improvement actions in the laboratory


  • CFC, Bachelor, Master in Microbiology or related field
  • First experience with microbiology testing and environmental and water monitoring
  • Good knowledge of good microbiological practices and contamination control concepts
  • Knowledge of microbiological method validation according to the pharmacopeia
  • Good knowledge of laboratory safety rules;
  • Good knowledge and ability to apply GDP and GMP rules
  • General computer literacy (Windows and MS Office) and ability to use a LIMS
  • Fluency in French and professional command of English
  • Basics of the "LEAN" philosophy and 5S concept;
  • Flexible, able to adapt to change


Thanks to apply online

Your contact at Kelly: 
Mrs Karine Legerot
Consultant Professional Staffing Life Science
Kelly Scientific Geneva


Kelly Services® is a global leader in providing staff solutions and active in more than 40 countries.
Together with its subsidiaries, Kelly offers a wide variety of outsourcing and consulting services as well as staff services,
from permanent and management positions to temporary positions.
For over 70 years, we have worked with passion and commitment to connect talents with companies.
With more than 200 employees in over 40 branches and specialist departments,
Kelly Services (Switzerland) AG has been active in Switzerland since 1979.