Microbiologist

Employer
System One
Location
Poughkeepsie, New York, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 23, 2021
Closes
Jul 26, 2021
Ref
2335092076
Discipline
Energy
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Microbiologist Poughkeepsie, New York
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Type: Contract-to-Hire
Category: Scientific & Clinical
Job ID: 223790
Date Posted: 07/12/2021
Title: Microbiologist
Location: Poughkeepsie, NY area
Duration: Contract to Hire
Schedule: M-F Full Time
Target Start Date: ASAP
Responsibilities:
- Perform QC microbial testing on liquids, creams, supplements, tablets, and raw materials in accordance to UPS
- Perform growth promotion testing of microbiological media
- Perform environmental monitoring on routine basis.
- Perform microbial isolation techniques and gram stain identifications
- Send out samples to contract labs and track results/reports.
- Evaluate environmental/personnel monitoring samples
- Perform routine maintenance of lab equipment
- Validation studies of all relevant microbial methods on new products.
- Under the guidance of management, support special project work.
- Document laboratory test results on worksheets, forms and maintain a laboratory notebook utilizing GDP.
- Maintain lab inventory and order lab supplies and materials.
- Receive and stock test reagents, lab supplies and test media.
- Carry out responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and procedures.
- Ensure compliance with current cGMP, USP, EU and other global regulatory requirements at all times.
- Follow directions properly, work cooperatively as an individual contributor and as a team member.
- Communication effectively with QC peers, cross0functional peers and management.
- Usage of aseptic technique in all testing.
- Support continuous improvement projects related to QC.
- Author and revise controlled documents such as SOPs and Controlled Forms. Author non-routine Protocols/Validations Plans/reports in support of projects.
- Assist with investigations & CAPAs associated with microbiological testing.
- Conduct OOS investigations.
- Perform all other duties as assigned.
Requirements:
- BS Microbiology or Biology
- 1-2 years' experience preferred
- Familiar with USP Cylinder Plate Assay Method
- Experience w/ microbial testing, growth promotion, yeast & mold count, bioburden testing, gram staining
Joule, a System One division is a leader in specialized workforce solutions and integrated services. With more than 6,000 employees and roughly 50 offices throughout the U.S. we provide scientific, clinical, engineering, energy, IT, legal and administrative staffing services. For more than 40 years, we have delivered workforce solutions and integrated services to clients nationally.
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