Microbiology Analyst

Location: Manati, Puerto Rico
Date Posted: 05-04-2018
Performs laboratory analysis or tasks following established procedures and in full compliance with current governmental regulations, official compendia and any other policy / regulation to generate reliable and timely results, to comply with releases due date, reducing cycle time, and providing internal / external customer satisfaction. The analysis are: bacterial endotoxin, sterility test, bioburden / microbial limit, growth promotion, particulate matter to parenteral products, microbial identification and other analysis related to the release of the products being manufactured. In addition do microbial analyses of: manufacturing utilities (i.e. water, clean condensate, compress air, nitrogen, etc.). The tasks are: preparation and sterilization of materials needed for the analysis such as culture media and the depyrogenation / sterilization of glassware. Environmental surveillance of aseptic and oral dosage form manufacturing and packaging facilities which includes viable (air, surface personnel) and non-viable monitoring. Generates environmental trends and graphs of the controlled environments, post then in the manufacturing areas and discuss them with manufacturing personnel. Audit of aseptic techniques and adequate behavior within the controlled manufacturing environment. Documents if necessary inadequate behavior and generates audit corrective actions if required. Audit the controlled areas and utilities physical conditions (house-keeping) and generates audit corrective actions if required. 

  • Bachelor Degree in Biology, Biotechnology, Medical Technology, Microbiology or Industrial Microbiology
  • One (1) year of working experience in a Microbiology Laboratory of a Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Knowledge in laboratory aseptic procedures in a pharmaceutical industry
  • Knowledge in general laboratory instrumentation such as incubators, sterilizers, oven, scales, pH meters, air samplers, microscopes, Bio-hazards and Laminar Flow Hoods.
  • English and Spanish (oral and written)

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