Microbiology Lab Technician-2nd Shift

Dallas, Texas, US
Jul 09, 2021
Aug 07, 2021
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
*Microbiology Lab Technician-2nd Shift*

*Dallas, TX 75238*

Kelly Science & Clinical, a division of Kelly Services, is seeking a Microbiology Lab Technician in Dallas, TX 75238. This position involves performing microbiology analysis on finished products, raw ingredients and in-process materials (i.e., aerobic plate count, yeast/mold count, lactic acid bacteria count, presence/absence of pathogenic bacteria) to ensure conformance with required specification following defined cultural techniques and procedures.

*Job Details:*

* Handwrite receipt of incoming samples in appropriate laboratory log-book, Microbiological Raw Data Sheet.

* Conduct routine sampling and testing to monitor microbiological quality and safety of the purified water system.

* Perform weight verification of balances daily.

* Perform pH meter verification using pH buffer solutions daily.

* Record refrigerators and incubators temperature daily on temperature record forms.

* Retrieve and test samples of finished goods that are pulled by QC Inspector directly from the packaging line for microbiological testing.

* Assist in determining microbial content and identify microorganisms from finish products, raw materials, purified water samples, surface swabs, air quality check samples.

* Dispose of all microbiological contaminant in biohazard bag, sterilize and discard in proper waste basket.

* Perform weekly, monthly, bi-annually Microbiology Lab cleaning.

* Update microbiology lab testing database weekly.

* Operate and use sterilizer, pipetting device, and microscope.

* Use company-approved personal protective equipment (PPE) as required for various tasks.

* Work in a safe manner at all times, complying with safety, health, environmental, food and drug regulations and company policies.

*Job Requirements:*

* Bachelor's degree in Microbiology or related field.

* Understanding of microbiological testing procedures.

* Minimum of one to two years of work experience with sampling cosmetic and food raw materials is preferred

* Familiar with Safety Data Sheet (SDS).

* Familiar with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP).

* Able to follow Standard Operation Procedures.

* 2nd Shift; M-F; 3:30pm-11:30pm

Why Kelly®?

Kelly® Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interests-it's the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.

About Kelly®

At Kelly, we're always thinking about what's next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we're a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of [benefits](https://www.mykelly.us/us-mykelly/perks/)?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

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