Associate Microbiologist I in Irvine, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 8/9/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Irvine, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/9/2018
  • Job ID:
    875679

Job Description


Pharmaceutical manufacturer in Irvine is in need of an Associate Microbiologist to support their QC/QA department. This well-established company is in a strong growth phase.    Responsibilities:
  • Media preparation and sterilization of equipment for microbiological testing
  • Growth promotion of media
  • Media prep autoclave techniques
  • Maintain laboratory in a clean and organized state.
  • Operate validation equipment as need and execute protocol for validation.
  • Change chart recorder paper of incubators, refrigerators and freezers.
  • Assist the Senior Microbiologist to manage and lead the Micro Lab team
  • Perform water and clean steam sampling of used materials in accordance with appropriate safety procedures
  • Ability to perform Bioburden, endotoxin (LAL), microbial identifications, particulate analysis, and sterlity testing
  • Problem solving for the department.
  • Generate deviation and OOS reports.
  • Any and all other duties as assigned by immediate supervisor.
  • Ability to gown up aseptically for clean rooms


Requirements:

  • BS in Microbiology, Biology, or related
  • 1-2 years of laboratory experience
  • Excellent written/oral communication skills, computer knowledge (excel, word)
  • Able to facilitate in a cohesive manner Strong computer knowledge
  • Strong knowledge of GMP’s, ISO’s
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Knowledge of lab safety

Send resumes to emendoza@apexlifesciences.com

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.