Microbiologist Internship, Medical Jobs In Kenya October, Internship In Kenya 2020,

Our client GlaxoSmithKline, one of the world’s leading research-based pharmaceutical and healthcare company is seeking to recruit Microbiologist interns.

Duration: 12 Months

Job Responsibilities:

  • 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.
  • Prepare, control through inventory and Growth Promotion Tests culture media in the lab.
  • Prepare, control and standardize reagent usage in the lab.
  • Monitor stock levels of culture media, reagents, glassware and other lab consumables to avoid stock outs.
  • Participate in environmental monitoring through swab, ambient air and compressed air testing and trending of data.
  • Carry out testing of detergents and disinfectants.
  • Maintain reference cultures.
  • Carry out Preservative Efficacy Tests according to the stability programme.
  • Report to the Microbiologist any results deviating from the set specifications or limits and participate in laboratory investigations.
  • Maintain safety and 5 principles within the microbiology lab environment.
  • Carry out calibration checks and routine maintenance on all microbiology lab equipment and instruments.
  • Update informational microbiology lab boards.

Project Deliverables

  • Leave planning.
  • 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 [email protected] by 16th October 2020. Clearly indicate the job title.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

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