GlaxoSmithKline Microbiology Project Trainee Vacancy in Kenya

Our client GlaxoSmithKline Ltd, one of the world’s leading research-based pharmaceutical and healthcare companies is seeking to recruit a Microbiology Project Trainee.

Duration: 6 months with possible renewal for another 6 months upon satisfactory performance.

Roles & Responsibilities include but are not limited to;

  • Perform material and finished product microbiological testing to ensure quality of the final product before release according to SOPs.
  • Accurately, timely and according to Good Documentation Practices document results in the microbiology lab results forms and Master Batch Records.
  • Sample and perform microbiological analysis of water to ensure microbiological control of the water systems.
  • Maintain and review microbiological SOPs, reports and forms. Keep all documents under neat and safe conditions
  • Participate in environmental monitoring through swab, ambient air and compressed air testing and trending of data.
  • Maintain safety and 5 principles within the microbiology lab environment.

Project Deliverable

  • Stability analysis for Panadol B&I.
  • Stability for Calpol new strawberry flavour.
  • Stability for Scotts ranges.
  • Cleaning Validation analysis of rinses.
  • Hold time studies for third party products.


  • Diploma or Degree in Microbiology, Food Science, Biomedical Lab Sciences or related Sciences.
  • Strong customer focus
  • Operate with a strong sense of integrity, ethics, responsibility and commitment
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Result-oriented
  • Strong team player
  • Problem solving skills
  • Learning agility

How to Apply

Send your updated CV to by 23rd October 2020.

Clearly indicate the job title on the subject field.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

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Updated: October 15, 2020 — 10:50 am