Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Specialist, QC Microbiologist

Location
Devens, MA, US
Posted
Apr 12, 2018
Ref
R1502943
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Responsibilities:
  • Perform routine environmental monitoring, in-process testing and microbiological identifications in accordance with SOPs, safety, and cGMP guidelines to support the release and stability of finished products, raw materials, in-process materials, and various components.ecognize, report, and document deviations from test methodologies, specifications, and alert limits.
  • Maintain up to date knowledge of cGMP, job related SOPs and completes all assigned training on time.
  • Identify problems with, and offer solutions to, SOPs, records, systems, and procedures.
  • Work closely with subject matter experts with regards to discrepancy reporting, investigations and CAPAs associated with the process.
  • Develop an awareness of technical advances within the biopharmaceutical industry.


Qualifications:
  • Knowledge of science generally attained through studies resulting in a B.S., in biological sciences, a related discipline, or its equivalent is preferred.
  • A minimum of 4 years experience in a regulated microbiology laboratory.
  • Excellent manual dexterity including proficiency in aseptic techniques.
  • Proficient with the use of air sampling equipment, autoclaves, micro ID methods, and endotoxin testing.
  • Experience requiring one to work independently as well as part of a team, to complete assignments within defined time constraints.
  • Knowledge and understanding of cGMP regulations and compendial testing required including sterility and bioburden.
  • Demonstrated ability to concurrently conduct multiple routine tasks, procedures, and operations effectively and consistently.