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Microbiologist I

Greenwood, SC 29646

Posted: 05/16/2024 Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Scientific Job Number: 606828 Is job remote?: No Country: United States

Job Description

Target Pay Rate: 20-24.43/hr **salary will be commensurate with experience 

Job Summary:

Performs various test procedures to determine the quality and uniformity of raw materials, in-process materials, and finished products in compliance with company specifications, quality standards and government regulations in support of the hard capsule business.
  • Performs, analyzes, and interprets microbial testing according to USP and regulatory requirements for raw materials, finished products, in-process samples, and stability.
  • Prepares and calculates stock cultures.
  • Performs investigations and completes CAPA in response.
  • Performs identification of microbial isolates.
  • Performs growth promotion.
  • Calibrates and verifies equipment.
  • Generates information for Core CoA for Imports and RGA(s).
  • Performs special projects.
  • Updates SOI(s) and WI(s).
  • Housekeeping of laboratory.
  • Media preparation, pH testing, sample collection, logging samples, and inventory supplies.
  • Environmental Monitoring (EM) which includes air, surface, personnel, and water.
  • Must be able to work 40 hours a week, which may include weekends, holidays, etc. 
  • Must be able to work additional hours/days as business needs dictate.
  • Attendance in the plant site is considered an essential function.
  • The Microbiologist provides backup for other Microbiologists, as well as backup for Microbiology Analyst.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Bachelor's Degree - Microbiology or equivalent field
0-4 years of experience 

  • Strong proficiency with word processing, database and statistical computer software.
  • Strong and professional communication skills. (written and verbal)
  • Demonstrated proficiency with standard laboratory equipment.
  • Must be organized, detail oriented and able to manage multiple projects.
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