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Lab Lead / Supervisor (f/m/d) Utilities Monitoring (QC Microbiology)

  • Job Title Lab Lead / Supervisor (f/m/d) Utilities Monitoring (QC Microbiology)
  • Function Quality
  • Sub Function Quality Control
  • Location Schaffhausen, Switzerland; Umkirch, Baden Württemberg, Germany; Tuttlingen, Baden Württemberg, Germany
  • Date Posted
  • Requisition Number 2306101307W
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“Caring for the world… one person at a time” inspires and unites the people of Johnson & Johnson. This culture of caring is the focus of our corporate philosophy, that are anchored in the internationally applicable Credo. Come and join us to create a future where disease is a thing of the past. Janssen Schaffhausen Site/Cilag AG is a Launch site for new products with focus on Parenteral Products (e.g., Prefilled Syringes and vials). 

The QC Microbiology Department is looking for an engaged person as Supervisor/Lab Lead starting as soon as possible

Lab Lead / Supervisor (f/m/d)
Utilities Monitoring (QC Microbiology)

Main Responsibilities

  • Leading a team of about 10 persons
  • Interdisciplinary coordination of projects (e.g., Engineering, Pharmaproduction, Microbiology, QA)
  • Optimization and continuous improvement of our documentation and Labsystems in order to avoid Quality Issues
  • Responsibility regarding water sample analysis; Lab coordination and management 
  • Support of projects e.g., completion of CAPAs
  • Support regarding budget planning of the own area of responsibility
  • Processing and organization of routine activities independently as well as performing trainings of the team members
  • Support with the generation of trend reports and their microbial assessment
  • Processing of Quality Issues and definition of correcting measures 
  • Presentation of own area of responsibilities during audits and inspections
  • Being contact regarding microbial monitoring of utilities with other functions
  • Coordination and processing of projects independently
  • Support the establishment of microbial test-protocols in eLIMS
  • Coordination of the microbial sampling in order to qualify utilities and classified rooms
  • Preparation of GMP documents i.e., qualification, trend reports, SOPs
  • Comply with GMP regulations
  • Work according to cGMP, J&J internal procedures (SOPs) and external regulations


You are familiar with microbiologic topics, and you are tech-savvy. You have an analytical thinking, you work in structured way, you like working in a team and your communication skills are very good.

Further needed qualifications:

  • University degree (PhD) in Biology with the focus on Microbiology, Food technology or adequate studies
  • Ideally you have professional experience in the Quality Control Microbiology or Quality Assurance, in Environmental or Utilities monitoring and/or in Fill Finish
  • Knowledge of the EU-, FDA-, cGMP- and cGLP- regulatories are beneficial
  • Business fluent German and English
  • Initiative, to foster improvement projects
  • Strong knowledge in MS Office

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