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QC Analyst, Microbiology, Shift I

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Job Id:

17558

Job Category:

Clinical & Life Sciences

Job Location:

Rockville, MD  20847

Security Clearance:

No Clearance

Business Unit:

Piper Companies

JOB DESCRIPTION

Piper Life Sciences is currently looking for a QC Analyst II, Microbiology, Shift I in Rockville, MD to work for a scientific contract development and manufacturing company in support of the Quality Control group to maintain process optimization and manufacturing activities.

 

Responsibilities for the QC Analyst II, Microbiology include:

  • Completion and maintenance of the disinfectant efficacy program
  • Writes, revises, and reviews laboratory procedures
  • Coordinates and processes departmental change controls
  • Data review and trending to ensure integrity and adherence to standard operating procedures and cGMPs
  • Provide support for swab recovery studies and cleaning validation.
  • Laboratory sample receipt and tracking
  • Packaging and sending samples to contract laboratories
  • Compendial testing such as MLT, growth promotion, endotoxin, TOC and conductivity
  • Equipment/instrument standardization and calibration, as required for testing per SOP’s
  • Supports daily collection of utility and environmental samples, including water and steam sample collection
  • Completion of GMP worksheets
  • Coordinates and performs laboratory investigations
  • Data entry into laboratory data system
  • Maintain inventory of laboratory supplies
  • Daily laboratory upkeep and maintenance
  • Supports validation activites such as facility and utility qualification and autoclave load patterns
  • This position performs routine microbial analysis of product samples

 

Requirements for the QC Analyst II, Microbiology include:

  • 3-5 years of experience and knowledge in the pharmaceutical and/or biotech industry in sampling and testing of critical utilities and environmental monitoring within a GMP environment
  • Strong technical writing skills
  • Execution of complex microbiological methods such as gram-staining, and microbial identification to species
  • Extensive experience performing USP testing such as MLT, growth promotion, endotoxin, TOC and conductivity
  • Must be able to gown as required in Production and QC Laboratory areas
  • Strong aseptic technique experience
  • Advanced knowledge of cGMPs, safety, proper documentation, and data integrity
  • LIMS (Laboratory Information Management System) experience is preferred, but not required.
  • Knowledge and application of GMP principles, and working in an FDA regulated environment
  • Strong communication skills: oral/written and listening
  • BS or BA in Microbiology, Biological sciences, or related fields experience

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Job Id:

17558

Job Category:

Clinical & Life Sciences

Job Location:

Rockville, MD  20847

Security Clearance:

No Clearance

Business Unit:

Piper Companies