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Quality Control Microbiologist - San Diego, CA

Kelly Services
San Diego, CA 92108
**Quality Control Microbiologist** - San Diego, CA


**Summary:**


The Microbiologist contributes to proper control of all aspects of Manufacturing LLC that may impact microbiological quality including; manufacturing processes and equipment, materials utilized, physical facilities, environmental conditions, specifications, cleaning and sanitization, sampling and testing, employees, personnel practices and procedures, etc.


**Responsibilities:**


+ Must maintain proficiency in all Microbiology laboratory methods, processes, and procedures.

+ Performs sampling and testing as required for environmental and personnel monitoring, samples of raw materials, in-process product, and finished product.

+ Performs sampling and testing as required for monitoring of critical systems, Purified Water, Clean Steam, etc.

+ Prepares testing apparatus, solutions, media, inoculum, cultures, and reagents as required.

+ Performs quantitative and qualitative microbiological tests for media controls, enumeration, absence of index organisms, classification and speciation, antimicrobial effectiveness, etc.

+ Performs testing in support of product development projects, investigations, and monitoring of utilities systems.

+ Performs laboratory investigations for out of specification (OOS) microbiological testing results, and other microbiological laboratory non-conformances using established procedures.

+ Performs testing, tasks, and documentation in support of validation studies including process validation/media fills, method validation, and development of microbiological methods.

+ Prepares samples for shipment to contract laboratories as required.

+ Trains and qualifies personnel for microbiological sampling and testing, and associated documentation. Trains microbiology technicians, reviews associated testing and documentation.

+ Performs calibration checks and performance checks of instrumentation and devices such as, but not limited to flow hood, pH meters, and balances.

+ Maintains lab supplies and inventory; requisitions needed materials.

+ Writes or proposes revisions to SOP, Microbiology Methods, Lab Reports, and related Forms as needed and instructed by Supervisor.


**Requirements/Qualifications** **:**


+ Bachelors degree in Biology, or related Science is required with 5 years experience working in an aseptic manufacturing facility.

+ Must be proficient in microbiology techniques and methodologies including membrane filtration methods, pour plate methods, gram stains, colony counting.

+ Experience in antimicrobial effectiveness testing, method validation, cleanroom practices, and equipment qualification preferred.

+ Excellent oral and written communication skills.

+ Thorough understanding of cGMPs, ISO and USP standards.

+ Proficient in computer skills including report writing, data analysis using Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Word.

+ Knowledge of quality system and regulatory requirements pertaining to the production and sale of FDA regulated products.


**_For immediate consideration apply today!_**


**_Questions? Please reach out to Dustin at DUSG877@kellyservices.com_**


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


Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.


**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 (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)

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Posted: 2021-09-15 Expires: 2021-10-16

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