Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Molecular Biology
  3. United States
North Chicago, USA
Posting date: 11 Nov 2020
This vacancy has now expired

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Microbiologist with a biopharmaceutical company located in North Chicago, IL.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Performs Quality Control laboratory testing to ensure patient safety within a Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)/Good Lab Practices (GLP) environment in support of one or more of the following areas: active pharmaceutical ingredients, incoming/raw materials, in-process product, finished product, stability, and/or validation.
  • Interprets data output to determine conformance with product specifications and records results.
  • Understands, implements, and maintains a safe work environment for themselves and others in accordance with procedural requirements.
  • Has experience and command of multiple microbiological techniques, equipment, and instruments (such as aseptic technique).
  • Independently troubleshoots and resolves microbiological techniques and instrument issues.
  • Maintains training as needed. Accepts responsibility for acquiring knowledge and experience to support continual personal development.
  • Communicates proactively with supervisor and team members on frequent basis to ensure timely product release.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent degree in Biology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, or related field, with 2-4 years lab experience desired.
  • Associate degree with at least 5 years of directly related lab experience.
  • Basic computer proficiency of word processing and spreadsheet applications.
  • Must be authorized to work in the US on a permanent basis without requiring sponsorship
  • Excellent problem-solving, written, and verbal skills
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to follow procedures
  • Works to maintain a positive work environment and culture
  • Exceptional interpersonal, leadership and project management skills
  • Proven track record of teamwork, adaptability, innovation, and integrity
  • Pour Plate Microbial Enumeration
  • Filtration Microbial Enumeration
  • Organism Detection Testing
  • Bacterial Endotoxin Testing using Chromogenic, Turbidimetric, and Gel Clot techniques.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Zachary Hines at 215-531-6914.

ProClinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.