Bristol Myers Squibb Company

Associate, QC Microbiologist EM

Devens, MA, United States
Sep 07, 2020
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global Biopharma company committed to a single mission: to discover, develop, and deliver innovative medicines focused on helping millions of patients around the world in disease areas such as oncology, cardiovascular, immunoscience and fibrosis.

Join us and make a difference. We hire the best people and provide them with a work environment that places a premium on diversity, integrity, collaboration and personal development. Through a culture of inclusion, we create a better, more productive work environment. We believe that the diverse experiences and perspectives of all our employees help to drive innovation and transformative business results.

Roles and Responsibilities

Perform routine environmental monitoring and clean utilities sampling and testing in accordance with SOPs, safety, and cGMP guidelines to support qualification of new facility. Monitor critical operating parameters for equipment and instrumentation to ensure standard operation. Recognize, report, and document deviations from test methodologies, specifications, and alert limits Develops working knowledge of cGMP, learn specific job related SOPs and develop proficiency in laboratory techniques.

Knowledge and Skills

Knowledge of science generally attained through studies resulting in a B.S., in biological sciences, a related discipline, or its equivalent. 0 - 2 years' experience in a regulated microbiology laboratory. Knowledge of microbiology laboratory techniques with some understanding of regulatory standards. Excellent manual dexterity including proficiency in aseptic techniques. Strong detail orientation with good organizational skills.

Working Conditions

Work is performed in a cGMP compliant laboratory and manufacturing environment following techniques which require one to maintain a high attention to detail, to properly use Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and to handle hazardous materials. Overtime work is required on weekdays, weekends, holidays, and during adverse weather conditions. Flexibility to work irregular hours on short notice.

Bristol-Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.