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Microbiology Laboratory Technician

Microbiology Laboratory Technician

Company Info

Certified Laboratories

Job Info

  • Posted: 20 September 2021
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Job Description

    We are looking for an accomplished and driven Microbiology Laboratory Technician to join our growing team! The Microbiology Lab Technician will perform duties and experiments as required and outlined in SOPs, and maintain logs/record keeping for the laboratory.

    Primary Responsibilities

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
    • Prepare growth media plates and gram stains used for microbial product testing.
    • Operate and perform routine calibration on laboratory equipment such as balances/scales, pipettes, pH meters, and incubators.
    • Maintain and update equipment history logs for refrigerators, incubators, freezers and any other equipment utilized by the Microbiology department.
    • Clean and sterilize laboratory items (glassware) using an autoclave.
    • Log test data and results on laboratory forms and laboratory computer. • Generate reports and review data for daily test results.
    • Post/Fax/Email test results to customers with limited interaction with customers regarding test results. • Participate in routine sample pick up from customers.
    • Receive a satisfactory evaluation of job performance.
    • Work with all personnel in the laboratory.
    • Work primarily in a laboratory environment with the appropriate PPE and follow established laboratory safety practices.

    POSITION REQUIREMENTS:
    • A minimum of one (1) year in the cosmetic, pharmaceutical or related field is preferred.
    • A general working knowledge of 21CFR, USP/NF, ICH, cGMP, cGLP and/or ISO standards and guidelines.
    • The ability to communicate clearly in English, both orally and in writing, with scientific and non-scientific personnel is required.
    • The ability to communicate effectively and solve complex problems.
    • The ability to communicate clearly in English, both orally and in writing, with scientific and non-scientific personnel is required.
    • Must be proficient in using Windows programs with the ability to access, input, and retrieve information using a computer.
    • Lift and move heavy items in the laboratory (glassware, solvent bottles, equipment, etc.).
    • Able to work under pressure and successfully function in a stressful environment.

    We value our employees as they are the key to our success. Our commitment to your success is enhanced by a competitive salary with an extensive benefits package. We work to maintain a progressive and collaborative work environment where we empower people and provide them with opportunities to develop their long-term career.
    Certified Group is one of the largest and independent laboratories in the nation and is located in California, Illinois, New York, Virginia, and Texas. Each of our laboratories has its own area of expertise and is acknowledged as a leader in the field of food, cosmetics, and nutraceuticals safety and analysis.

    Certified Group values diversity in its workforce. The company is firmly committed to a policy of Equal Opportunity and will administer its policies in a manner that treats each employee and applicant for employment on the basis of merit. Certified Group will take affirmative action to seek out qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap, or veteran status.

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