Microbiologist

Employer
Kelly
Location
Santa Fe Springs, California, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 30, 2021
Closes
Aug 28, 2021
Ref
2348458515
Discipline
Other
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
*Microbiologist - *Santa Fe Springs, CA

*Direct Hire *opportunity for an experienced *Microbiologist* at a *Medical Device* Manufacturer. Primary job functions include sampling, testing, measuring, recording and analyzing results in biological, chemical, physical and life sciences. This position will also provide all the required technical support to enable the laboratory to function effectively, while adhering to correct procedures and health and safety guidelines. This is a day shift opportunity.

*Responsibilities*

* Perform Bioburden for Medical Devices and/or Pharmaceuticals in an aseptic environment

* Analysis of Bacterial Endotoxin extracts using an LAL plate reader

* Run steam sterilization using an autoclave

* Perform Environmental Monitoring and Particulate count of cleanroom

* Mix chemicals and perform QC checks like pH, Osmolality, Optical Density, and viscosity

* Prepare loads and administrative paperwork for EO and gamma sterilization

* Perform package, Visual Inspection, Seal Strength and Integrity Testing

* Daily QC checks of passivation chemistry using analytical equipment like pH meter and analytical balance

* Prepare testing paperwork and sending product samples to outside test labs

* Calibration of laboratory analytical equipment

* Maintain calibration and preventative maintenance records for equipment

* Lead validations and/or special projects as assigned

*Job Requirements*

* B.S. in a Microbiology, Biology, Chemistry or related discipline

* 3 years of experience Med Device Lab Tech with Microbiology experience

* Bioburden testing experience essential

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.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. [Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.](https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)
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