Microbiologist I

Employer
Akorn, Inc
Location
Decatur, Illinois, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 19, 2021
Closes
Jul 23, 2021
Ref
2327400222
Discipline
Other
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
SUMMARY:
Under limited supervision, the Microbiologist I is responsible for performing microbiological testing of products and raw materials, reading environmental monitoring plates from controlled areas, microbial identification work and other applicable duties.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Perform routine microbiological testing of products according to SOPs and Methods.
  • Documents routine procedures following laboratory and company guidelines.
  • Reviews and approves work performed by technician and peers.
  • Plans and performs investigations of failing products results and environmental monitoring results.
  • Performs microscopic analysis of products and commodities.
  • Performs microbiological identifications.
  • Coordinates and tracks testing required for completion of Microbial Product Development Report (MPDR). Issue Status reports and writes Product Development Report.
  • Approves product specification for release in management absence.
  • Assist generating deviation and investigation reports under the supervision of Microbiology Supervisor.
  • Perform the microbiological support for media fill inspection as per SOPs.
  • Assist on the generation of outside source information retrieval and evaluation in support of special project work.

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