Food Microbiologist

Employer
Actalent
Location
Kansas City, Missouri, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 30, 2021
Closes
Aug 06, 2021
Ref
2349434240
Discipline
Other
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Food Microbiologist - Immediate Hire - Paying up to 24.00hr
Please send your resume to Aaron at afroehlich@actalentservices.com if interested
Job Summary:
Responsible to conduct a variety of standard and non-standard microbiological assays to enumerate or detect different microbiological organisms in foods in a high volume testing laboratory. Duties will also include the review of data and reporting of results to the client. This requires extensive understanding of qualitative and quantitative microbiological principles and techniques.
Responsibilities:
Perform a variety of microbiological testing methods
Perform analysis on large volumes of testing materials
Perform pathogen screening using autoclave and PCR based techniques
Interpret, analyze and approve analytical data.
Assure adherence to safety and environmental regulations.
Confirm product specifications.
Maintain aseptic methods and protocols; follow standards and procedures.
Prepare cultures by obtaining in-process and finished product samples.
Identify micro-organisms by conducting microscopic examinations.
Document and report quality results by completing reports and logs; communicate results and required adjustments to manufacturing.
Additional Skills & Qualifications:
Science Degree or Relevant Experience
About Actalent:
Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We're supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.