Microbiology Analyst, Analyste en microbiologie, Douala, Guinness Cameroun

Microbiology Analyst, Analyste en microbiologie, Douala, Guinness Cameroun

Role Responsibilities/ Responsabilités du rôle

Job Description :

Job Title:               Microbiology Analyst (Douala)

Department:          Supply

Reporting to:         Quality Assurance Manager

Category:              8 (Level 6)

No of positions:     01

Contract:                Permanent


Guinness Cameroon S.A (GCSA) is a coordinated Supply and Demand business, and a Wholly owned subsidiary of Diageo. It sits within Diageo Africa (AEM) as the second biggest GUINNESS market. Packaging hall operating with 3 high speed automated packaging lines operating at 1.7 million hectolitres.

Spirit blending and packaging line with a capacity of 22kbph. Highly driven market where asset care management have a huge impact on Cost of Goods Sold (COGS) and company profitability.

Site undertaking 4x8hr shift, with the three lines operating simultaneously.

Guinness Cameroon operates across a portfolio of products including Spirits, Stout, Lager, Ready to Drink and non-alcoholic products, and sells roughly 1 300 000hl per annum.

There is a growing expectation from our consumers and customers in Cameroon for high quality products, service and innovation


Control of the entire brewery processes from end to end via Micro analysis and yeast management in accordance with the Micro sampling plan & global beer microbiology manual

Take an active part in projects and activities related to continuous improvement, autonomous maintenance, and quality controls

Be an effective team member and standout colleague

Accountable for delivery of effective and balanced, Quality performance, from micro point of view as per the Manufacturing management system and internal Diageo Requirements

Ensure 100% compliance to quality standards (Diageo Way of Brewing/ Food safety)

Ownership in all projects for Microbiology & yeast quality & propagation improvement

Maintains a safe and organized workplace environment through adherence to safety & Manufacturing Management System standard methodologies


Phenomenal engagement and interpersonal skills

Degree in microbiology, Food sciences, biochemistry, or equivalent is a pre-requisite for the role

Digital literacy (Proficient EXCEL, WORD, PowerPoint with MS)

Bilingual (English & French) will be an advantage

Experience of mentor and influencing operators for success

At least 1 year experience in a micro activities and process environment.

Typically educated to degree standard in microbiology or science related field or qualified through proven experience


As Microbiology Analyst:

Maintains a safe and organised workplace environment through adherence to the Safety and 5S practices

Sampling and analysis in accordance with micro sampling plans and work procedures, providing accurate and timely results

Restlessly work for the site to compete with others sites via Micro Ring scheme exercises lead by the Central team.

Direct communication with our team of microbiologist above market and across Africa with huge opportunities to learn and capitalize and share experience out of site.

Preparation of media, Yeast propagation, infection monitoring, fighting and control.

Proactive feedback of quality results to respective stakeholders and follow up corrective actions, supporting Quality improvement activities and initiatives

Own and fully accountable of Cleaning In Process Master plan implementation, Validation, and compliance across the brewery

Legionella monitoring

Environment monitoring as per the ISO standard additional requirements for food industry

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Postuler (Apply for the job) sur son site Internet: https://diageo.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/Diageo_Careers/job/Douala-Cameroon/Microbiology-Analyst_JR1059525-1

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