Date posted: 29 Jul 2020

    Microbiologist required ASAP start Ingleburn Location


    Key Selling Points

    This dynamic role requires nothing less than a team player on the Afternoon shift.

    Undertake laboratory analysis and monitoring of microbial cultures, samples and new products

    Job Summary:

    Involves dealing with the microbiological testing of materials and environment, participating in validation of new & existing products within the manufacturing and production facility.

     About the business and the role:

    The job is based in a fast-paced contract manufacturing environment

    This dynamic role requires a self-starter, a team player with the ability to execute their tasks and assignments independently, but keeping the Plant Microbiologist and related peers informed as to progress/status of issues.

    The applicant requires an ability to conduct oneself in a professional manner at all times with a hands-on approach in any or all aspects of the microbiology department. This involves reviewing technical and microbiological issues and determining appropriate actions when required.

    Job tasks and responsibilities

    General Function & Tasks:

    • Read and record test results.
    • Perform microorganism identification. Take action for out of specification results
    • Prepare Status reports and summary reports for testing performed
    • Perform cleaning and sanitization validation testing
    • Assist the Plant Microbiologist in report writing.
    • Prepare media and equipment for microbiological tests
    • Clerical duties and maintain records up to date
    • Maintain laboratory in a clean and tidy condition
    • Dispose of biological waste tested samples and used culture media bottles as per required safety procedures
    • Perform testing preparation on raw materials, finished products and some processes
    • Carry out special projects as directed by the Plant Microbiologist/Microbiologist
    • Skills and experience
    • Ability to work 5 days a week with overtime if required
    • Prior experience within a similar position
    •  Role will be for Afternoon shift, Day shift coverage may be required in the future


    How to apply:

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