Microbiologist

Employer
Actalent
Location
Acton, Massachusetts, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 04, 2021
Closes
Aug 01, 2021
Ref
2326427477
Discipline
Other
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Opportunity to join a growing company who gets to interact with clients in pharma, biotech, and med device!
Essential Duties/Responsibilities:
• Perform microbiological testing on a large variety of sample types utilizing established compendial methods, internal SOPs, client methods and procedures, and study protocols.
• Design and review of test procedures.
• Evaluates, records, and reviews data.
• Documents processes using good documentation practices.
• Work closely with our laboratory personnel and environmental monitoring team.
• Follows current GMP requirements and complies with company safety policies.
• Maintains the laboratory equipment and participates in laboratory disinfection and cleaning.
• Performs microbial identifications using manual testing and automated systems.
• Maintains adequate inventory of media and materials required for testing.
• Notifies laboratory supervisor, or designee, when out-of-specification results are obtained, and completes appropriate documentation and assists in the investigation.
• Performs data entry for tracking and trending of lab data.
• Assists in special projects as assigned
? Skills:
microbiology, aseptic technique, laboratory, sterilization, reagent, reagent preparation, reagent prep, Aseptic technique, biology, media preparation, media prep, laboratory glass wash, raw material
Additional Skills & Qualifications:
Preferred Qualifications
• Bachelor's degree in biological science or related science field
• Experience with microbiological processes and aseptic technique
• Experience working in a regulated environment (GLP or GMP)
• Ability to make basic mathematical computations
• Ability to operate in a detail-oriented, self-directed manner
• Ability to work independently and within a team
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About Actalent:
Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We're supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.