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Microbiologist Associate
Ref No.: 18-18849
Location: Morrisville, North Carolina
The goal is temp to perm

[4 days / 10 hrs] third shift –Sunday-Thursday 8pm-6am 
  1. The shift will change to [5 days / 8 hrs] Third Shift- Sunday - Friday 10:00 pm-6:30 am 
 (training will be on 1st shift-Monday – Thursday, 6 am until 4:30 pm-) the training will be about 2-4 weeks.

1. Assists with microbial testing of finished goods, bulk, and raw materials. Accurately documents testing information and results in DTR and generate CofAs. Also, reviews DTRs for other associates testing results. (50%)

2. Performs bulk testing, and non-micro finished goods testing. (20%)

3. Prepares and sterility of test media. (10%)

4. Review quality documentation (ex. COC and Line Clearance, Batching Records) associated with product testing. (10%)

5. Special projects as assigned. (10%)

Experience in GMP environment or in an agency-regulated industry a plus (i.e. manufacturing, scientific, environmental, legal, social setting governed by FDA, EPA, OSHA, DSS, etc.). Candidates with Pharmaceutical, Food, or Cosmetic backgrounds preferred. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office – Word, Excel and Powerpoint. Demonstrated ability in analytical reasoning is required. Demonstrated ability in operating and troubleshooting industrial testing equipment, including a penetrometer, melting point apparatus, viscometer, pH meter, Uv/Vis, etc. as needed. Understanding of microbiology process, plating, methods, etc. Exceptional understanding of all lab equipment. Exceptional attention to detail and organizational skills are required.Able to lift up to 30 pounds. Basic knowledge of quality systems and regulatory requirements (21 CRF Part 700/701) is desired.

Will be working with personal care items such as shampoo, lip blam, body wash, etc.