QC Microbiologist

  • Location
    Carson, California
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Category
    Engineering - Scientist

QC Microbiologist

Adecco Medical & Science has an opening for a contract-to-hire QC Microbiology position at a top, local, cosmetic contract manufacturer!
minimum 1 year experince in QC Micro testing. Responsibilities include (not limited to) water analysis, raw materials,, in-process and finished products. QA/QC experience within Cosmetic, Pharma, or Supplements industries with knowledge of drug cGMP SOP's, ISO 9001 and FDA/USDA regulations are highly preferred.

Essential Responsibilities:

Microbiological testing of raw materials, bulk, finished products, water, and other samples
Develop, validate and implement SOP's to meet GMP compliance of cosmetics and OTC products
Create forms, SOP's, protocols as required for micro and QC testing
Microbiology and QC lab equipment
Assist manager with writing validation protocols, in addition to executing validation reports
Track records and manage all microbiological data
Complete assigned training on time, and maintain training matrix through completion
Schedule preventative maintenance/calibration of lab equipment and instruments
Assist with audits, OOS investigations, document control, and change control
Participate in company projects
Other duties assigned by Quality Management


Must have a BS in Biology or Microbiology. preferrably Microbiology
Minimum 1 year of professional experience in Cosmetics or related field. Recent grads in Biology may me considered based on project work
Must have good knowledge of general-purpose lab instruments and equipment
Proficient in MS Office, specifically Word and Excel (required)
Self motivated, detail oriented, good organizational skills, excellent communicator in both orally and writing

Physical Demands:

Sitting 50%
Walking 20%
Standing 30%
Near acuity (calrity of vision at 20 inches or less)
Speaking - ordinary speech
Hearing - ordinary conversation

Work Environment:

Exposure to fluorescent lights, no extreme climate or climate variation

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