Microbiologist

Quality Control / Lab Durham, North Carolina


Description

Responsibilities

  • Support the onboarding/qualification of new Microbiology lab
  • Environmental monitoring of cGMP controlled areas.
  • Total particulate count monitoring of controlled areas.
  • Sampling and testing of pharmaceutical grade water.
  • Microbial identifications, Growth promotion, Bioburden, Endotoxin, Biological Indicator, and Sterility testing.
  • Support the onboarding/qualification of new Micro laboratory equipment
  • Proficiently perform all qualified testing methods used by the Microbiology department.
  • Perform all other duties assigned

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in microbiology, biology, or other relevant scientific discipline and 5-10 years of related laboratory experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Must possess proven understanding of SOPs and cGMP guidelines and regulations. Familiarity with USP <61> and <62> and micro suitability requirements.
  • Must possess excellent communication (oral and written), organizational, and interpersonal skills.
  • Detail oriented with strong aseptic techniques and documentation skills.
  • Ability to follow SOPs and cGMP guidelines and regulations is required.
  • Must be able to work in a team environment and perform job responsibilities under minimal supervision.