Industrial Microbiologist in Trumbull, CT at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 5/2/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Apex Life Sciences is looking for an Industrial Microbiologists for one our clients

Responsibilities

  • Employs aseptic technique and accepted microbiological practices to prevent microbiological contamination of surfaces, equipment, and personnel.
  • Operates laboratory equipment and calibrates equipment where applicable.
  • Assists in evaluation of, or development of alternative test methods.
  • Conducts/supervises special projects
  • Conducts analytical assays through High Performance Liquid Chromatography, when required.
  • Maintains culture collection as required.
  • Maintains open communication with sales personnel and customers, when required.
  • Report directly to Technical Director
  • Be an asset to the Microbiology team as a whole
  • Prioritizes and executes assigned duties
  • Records and maintains accurate test results and enters them into computer database. 
  • Assists in technical training of sales force, fellow lab personnel, and visiting customers, when required.
  • Maintains high standards of lab safety and health within the requirements of OSHA and other relevant codes of practice and conducts laboratory safety inspections as required.
  • Shares in responsibility with for the general cleanliness and tidiness of the laboratories.

Requirements

  • PhD in in Microbiology
  • Practical experience in microbiology laboratory (preferably greater than 2 years)
  • Experience in Industrial Microbiology
  • Project Based work knowledge
  • History of working with key clients
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • Proficient communication and computer skills

If you are interested in the position please email your resume to mmoncrieffe@apexlifesciences.com for immediate consideration