Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Associate, QC Microbiology

Devens, MA, US
Jun 21, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
At Bristol-Myers Squibb, we're creating innovative medicines for patients who are fighting serious diseases. We're also nurturing our own team with inspiring work and challenging career options. No matter our role, each of us makes a contribution. And that makes all the difference.

  • Perform routine utility monitoring and in-process testing 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.
  • Monitor critical operating parameters for equipment and instrumentation to ensure standard operation.
  • Coordinate sample receipt, logging, tracking, storage, distribution and archival.
  • Maintain up to date knowledge of cGMP, job related SOPs and complete all assigned training on time.
  • Identify problems with, and offer solutions to, SOPs, records, systems, and procedures.
  • Develop working knowledge of cGMP, learn specific job related SOPs and develop proficiency in laboratory techniques.
  • Recognize, report, and document deviations from test methodologies, specifications, and alert limits.
  • Work closely with subject matter experts with regards to discrepancy reporting, investigations and CAPAs associated with the process.

  • Knowledge of science generally attained through studies resulting in a B.S., in biological sciences, a related discipline, or its equivalent is preferred.
  • 0-2 years experience in a regulated microbiology laboratory.
  • Excellent manual dexterity including proficiency in aseptic techniques.
  • Strong detail orientation with good organizational skills.
  • Experience requiring one to work independently as well as part of a team, to complete assignments within defined time constraints.
  • Demonstrated ability to concurrently conduct multiple routine tasks, procedures, and operations effectively and consistently.