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Micro Technician

Date: Jun 21, 2022

Location: Runcorn, GB, WA7 3FA

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

Who We Are

We touch the lives of over 200 million patients every day, and billions every year. After all, everyone needs healthcare or medication at some point. Yet until today, you may not have heard of us. We’re Teva, a global pharmaceutical company, committed to increasing access to high-quality healthcare to patients around the world and we are currently recruiting a Microbiology Technician to join the team on a full time, permanent basis. 


At Teva Runcorn, we develop, manufacture and market innovative and affordable medicines, specialising in sterile liquid products mainly used for treating respiratory conditions using Blow-Fill-Seal technology as well as injectable Combination Products such as our MS treatment Copaxone.


We are also home to two R&D centres and a Sterile Training Academy— a centre of excellence within Teva for sterile manufacturing, safety and compliance training.

A Day In The Life Of A Microbiology Technician

Providing data through microbiological testing regimes, from which confidence in the sterility of the finished product can be founded. In additional, offerings technical support to production on microbiological/hygiene and contamination control issues.


Key Responsibilities

  • Different Microbiological tests of in-process samples, Raw materials and finished product

  • Environmental monitoring of Clean Rooms

  • Documentation completed and reviewed in real time. Use of Microbiological data base (eg LIMS) to record results

  • Work within a team to ensure tasks are completed in a fast paced Laboratory, as coordinated by Seniors and Team Leader.

  • Lab support activities such as Media QC, Bacterial Identification and Use of Autoclave

  • All tasks supporting Sterility Assurance of Products and Medicines

Who Are We Looking For?

Do you have?

  • Pharmaceutical knowledge and a minimum of 1 years experience is essential

  • Degree qualified or HNC in Microbiology / Biological sciences with lab experience

  • Experience with computer programs such as Word, Excel etc


Are You?

  • Able to communicate both orally and in the written format to personnel at all levels

  • Someone that understands the need for quality with a keen eye for detail


If so – we would love to hear from you!

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Teva’s Equal Employment Opportunity Commitment

Teva Pharmaceuticals is committed to equal opportunity in employment. It is Teva's global policy that equal employment opportunity be provided without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ancestry, veteran status, national or ethnic origin or any other legally recognized status entitled to protection under applicable laws.