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Microbiology Analyst

Kelly Services
Wilmington, NC 28407
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**Position Summary**

The Microbiology Analyst is accountable for driving results in a fast-paced environment by accurately and efficiently performing sample analysis, monitoring microbial cultures and identifying microbiological contaminants and pathogens using a variety of identification methods.

**Essential Functions**

+ Maintains working knowledge of instrumentation, equipment and scientific methodologies necessary to perform assigned task.

+ Performs assigned tasks carefully and on schedule according to standard operating procedure and supervisors instructions.

+ Isolates and makes cultures of bacteria or other microorganisms in prescribed media, controlling moisture, aeration, temperature and nutrition.

+ Performs tests on water, test articles and the environment to detect harmful microorganisms and to obtain information on types and levels of microbial contamination.

+ Examines physiological, morphological and cultural characteristics, using microscope and other relevant equipment, to identify and classify microorganisms in test articles.

+ Studies impact of microorganisms on products and evaluate impact of microbial control strategies on microorganism survival.

+ Keeps proper documentation of work performed.

+ Maintains accurate records.

+ Participates in company training and maintain current status of certifications as applicable.

+ Maintains a safe, clean and organized work environment free from safety hazards.

+ Ensures timely completion and compliance with cGMP and all other relevant company training requirements.

**Education and Experience**

+ Bachelors degree Biology, Microbiology or related field with 3-5 years related working experience.

**Functional Competencies**

+ Knowledge of Chemistry and Biology plus course work in Microbiology.

+ Basic mathematical functions.

+ Familiarity with major classes of microorganisms.

+ Understanding of GMP regulations preferred.

+ General computer program operations, including Word, Excel, Outlook.

+ Basic theory of microbiology test procedures.

+ ERP project status and time entry functions.

+ Applicable lab standard operating procedures.

+ Able to perform routine microbiological test procedures with supervision.

+ Proper documentation practices.

+ Use of basic lab equipment.

+ Ability to execute procedures as written.

+ Able to recognize deviations from procedures and the need for investigations.

+ Understanding of aseptic technique.

**Travel Requirements**

+ Up to 5% travel required.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest regarded scientific organizationsproviding you with opportunities to work on todays most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits youll be proud to help advance. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 10,000 scientific professionals last year.

You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world a better place. Let Kelly fuel your careerconnect with us today.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at


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Posted: 2019-10-16 Expires: 2019-12-16

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