Lab Analyst, Microbiology

Employer
MAYNE PHARMA GROUP LIMITED
Location
Greenville, North Carolina, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 09, 2021
Closes
Jul 28, 2021
Ref
2314664780
Discipline
Biology
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Position Overview

This position performs routine microbiological testing in support of pharmaceutical products following all applicable safety, quality and regulation requirements.

Key Responsibility Areas

* Data Interpretation: With supervision, use appropriate resources (e.g. software), investigate and interpret data to determine if the reported data meets specifications or expected outcomes
* Microbiological Testing: With general supervision and oversight, primarily perform routine micro testing using established methods and specialized manual/automated equipment with emphasis on microbial examination of raw materials and/or drug products
* Quality: Ensure the integrity of data, quality of work, products and services as a first priority; complies or exceeds all regulatory and cGMP compliance standards as well as ensure accuracy of analyses as it relates to right first-time measures
* Safety: Adhere to all workplace safety laws, regulations, standards, and practices and actively advance a culture of safety within his or her team and organization

Specific Responsibilities

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

* Maintain data integrity and employ good documentation practices when performing experiments
* Compare laboratory data against specifications and trend data where applicable to determine if results meet requirements
* Ensure proper usage, care, and return of calibration standards including, but not limited to, reference standards, timers, thermometers, and instrumentation
* Ensure accuracy of testing by following method/standard instructions and adhering to internal SOPs to eliminate the potential for repeat testing, deviations, and investigations
* Under general supervision, perform primarily routine testing for microbial examination in support of pharmaceutical excipients, API and/or drug product
* Testing can include but is not limited to testing of Purified Water, Environmental Monitoring, Growth Promotion of media, and other basic lab duties

* Enter data into established reports/templates or software-based systems

Key Competencies/Requirements

* Accountability: Assume responsibility for successfully accomplishing work objectives and delivering business results; setting high standards of performance for self and others
* Agility: Respond positively to change, embracing and using new practices or values to accomplish goals and solve problems
* Creativity: Explore and advances opportunities to develop novel solutions and approaches to the improvement of processes and services
* Empowerment: Find opportunities to improve and extend their contribution to the organization and their teammates
* Integrity: Demonstrate the highest commitment to integrity and showing respect for and value all individuals for their diverse backgrounds, experiences, styles, approaches and ideas
* Passion: Evidence passion for the organization, our people, and the difference we make daily in improving the lives and health of people
* Attention to Detail: Ensure information is complete and accurate; follow up with others to ensure that agreements and commitments have been fulfilled
* Teamwork: Work well with others while providing support and assistance to team members to help accomplish objectives
* Time Management: Establish a systematic course of action for self or others to ensure accomplishment of a specific objective; set priorities, goals, and timetables to achieve maximum productivity

Qualifications

* Associate degree in Biotechnology, Chemistry or equivalent science degree

General Statement

Mayne Pharma is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.