Job Description

Reference # : 18-10368Title : Microbiologist
Location : East Syracuse, NY
Position Type : Contract
Experience Level : Start Date / End Date : 11/28/2018 / 05/27/2019
Assignment Detail
Industry:Biotech/PharmaJob Category:Scientific / Clinical
Be part of a company that delivers life-changing healthcare solutions. Eclaro is looking for a Microbiologist for our client in East Syracuse, NY.

Eclaro’s client is a leader in the Biopharmaceutical Industry, providing quality, innovative, and affordable medicines that make a difference in the lives of patients all over the world. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!

Position Overview:
Responsible for the microbiological testing of biological in-process and finished products, raw materials, water and environmental samples. Incumbent must comply with Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), and Human Resources Policies. This position must comply with all Security guidelines, Environmental Health and Safety regulations and the current Good Manufacturing Practices required by the job function.

  • Receives and controls microbiological samples submitted for testing in the Microbiology Laboratory.
  • Performs microbiological testing following laboratory methodology, such as Testing Standard, General Method, Specific Method, Pharmacopeia Compendia, and SOPs.
  • Participates in Microbiological Testing validation exercises
  • Reports analytical test results in applicable computerized systems.
  • Reviews laboratory documentation from peers to ensure testing was performed according to laboratory methodology and accuracy.
  • Generates Laboratory Investigations for test results outside of specification and Quality Events.
  • Performs and documents Laboratory Investigations and Quality Events Investigations.
  • Revises laboratory methodology to reflect actual practices.
  • Prepares and sterilizes culture media and laboratory solutions
  • Performs growth promotion, sterility, and viability tests to culture media.
  • Identifies microorganisms in accordance with laboratory methodology.
  • Verifies calibration of equipment to ensure they are suitable for use.
  • Assures there is adequate inventory of purchased microorganism, culture media, reagents, and laboratory supplies used in the Microbiology Laboratory.
  • Assists the Supervisor in the training of new hired employees.
  • Handles and properly disposes potentially dangerous, regulated hazardous wastes into a designated on-site disposal facility or interim storage container.
  • Files appropriate logs and forms and takes the necessary corrective action in the event of an incident such as a spill, fire or explosion.
If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • Commuter Check Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro
Interested in applying?
Contact Richard David at now.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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