To control and assure quality and provide technical support for production by means of microbiological analysis of raw materials and finished products. Provide technical support to other corporate groups including Research and Development and Global Licensing.
Perform test of raw materials and finished products for microbial contamination.
Perform preservative efficacy testing.
Assist in trouble shooting production problems.
Provide assistance in training personnel.
Prepare and standardize all reagents.
Calibrate and maintain laboratory equipment.
Validate procedures used in the micro lab.
Assist in the development of microbiological specifications for new product introductions.
Prepare and present technical reports to managers, co-workers, and customers.
Other duties as assigned.
WHAT'S SPECIAL ABOUT THE TEAM:
SKILLS AND BACKGROUND REQUIRED TO BE SUCCESSFUL:
Ability to solve practical problems and carry out responsibilities under general supervision
Ability to organize workload for effective implementation
Strong customer and results orientation
Ability to interact effectively at all levels with sensitivity to cultural diversity
Ability to function as an effective team member
Ability to adapt as the external environment and organization evolves
Two to five years of laboratory experience in a pharmaceutical or related industry
Bachelor of Science in Microbiology or related field
Quality Control in healthcare or pharmaceutical Industry
5 years' prior experience in Quality Control laboratory setting