, pub-2091334367487754, DIRECT, f08c47fec0942fa0 Site Microbiologist At Mars Egypt (0-2 years of Experience)

Site Microbiologist At Mars Egypt (0-2 years of Experience)

Site Microbiologist At Mars Egypt (0-2 years of Experience)

Job Purpose

The Site Microbiologist role is critical to ensure all Finished Products produced in OCT are micro analyzed and timely-released with trustworthy results.

The job holder verifies the micro & chemical tests conducted in the External Labs for raw

 materials,in-proces materials, equipment, machines parts and manufacturing environmental surrounding as

per Micro Verification Standards & inbound testing protocols.

The job-holder supports the site in monitoring the micro trend, improving the micro KPIs and awareness in dealing with micro issues.

Roles& Responsibilities

-Supervise micro sampling and samples handling in oct to ensure samples are taken at the right quantity, at the time and frequency; and dispatched to the External Micro Lab in good conditions with the right labels.

-Ensure implementation of Inbound testing

plan, make sure of sampling & testing of RM is compliant with sampling plan.

- Follow up with external chemical labs the analysis & results communication.

-Verify the External Micro Lab equipment,

resources, analysis procedures and working

environment are consistently compliant to the required standards.

-Verify the micro lab results, monitor the trend,analyze and report any micro deviation and non-compliance with product specifications.

-Timely release of all micro & chemical tested products and materials through Hold &Release module in ATLAS Q&FS.

-Participate to the External Micro Lab with

Regional Microbiologist/Food Safety Manage,identify the gap and opportunities to improve and follow up with the external lab to close the audit finding actions. 

-Support the External Micro Lab to

maintain Good Laboratory practices.

-Manage the budget of R&D testing as per

the operating plan and work on continuous

improvement plan to reduce R&D testing cost through optimization in the testing plan and efficient execution.

-Support the site in the investigation and

trouble-shooting of micro-related incidents and non-conformances and verify the

 effectiveness of corrective and preventive actions for the micro issues.

-Support the site in creating awareness of microhazards and to improve GMP/GHP.

-Contribute to the risk assessment & investigation activities related to micro issues, e.g. in Risk Assessment, Packaging Risk Assessment,Change Management, Exceptional Release,Derogation/Waiver, & consumer complaints.

-Compliance to Micro Verification and IVT

standards as owner for the site.

-Participate actively as HACCP team member for both value streams.

-Owner of the Environmental & Hygiene module utilization of the system and manage the database and reporting through the system.

-Own the Micro Score Card for OCT and report periodically with the right level of details.

-Collaborate with other unit labs, local and overseas

Team Structure:

The job holder has no direct reports.

Qualifications and Experience:


Bachelor Degree in Microbiology/Food Science/Pharmaceutical or Veterinary Medicine.


-0-2 years of experience in Food Manufacturing facility, where scientific principles have been practically applied...

-Technical depth and detailed knowledge of Food Microbiology, HACCP Food Safety Micro lab analysis standard and Hygiene is a must

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