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Up to CAD60000.00 per year

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Branch Information

Kitchener, ON - (CAN) 589 Fairway Road South Unit 5 ON Kitchener , ON N2C 1X4



Job Description

Our client, located in Brockville is looking for a microbiologist to join their growing team!!

What is the role??

Initiate, test & report microbiological analysis of raw materials, in-process samples, finished products, and stability samples

Performing Environmental Monitoring of the GMP Facility and Microbiology Laboratory per schedule, including sampling collection, testing and assessment of results.

Prepare & maintain stock cultures. Perform media challenge testing.

Support identification of isolates in the lab, routine lab techniques and Vitek Instrumentation.

Prepare media and execute autoclave operation, housekeeping and lab cleanliness per schedule.

Perform method suitability testing (verification/validation work) on all new raw materials and finished products, or as required by changes deriving from the USP general chapters. Ensure compliance with FDA guidelines, Health Canada guidelines, USP guidelines, customer specifications and industry standards is maintained at all times.

Perform antibiotic assays using turbidimetric analysis as well as cylinder plate assays.

Ensure all testing is documented in the appropriate logbooks and hard copy records are completed in a timely manner.

Support investigations both within the microbiology lab as well as facility investigations as required.

Provide accurate, neat, reliable, complete analysis reports, including result entry in computerized reports or Laboratory Information Management System, by following approved test procedures and relevant Standard Operating Procedures, which permit proper evaluation of the sample tested.

Other duties as assigned.

What do you bring to this role?

Minimum 3 year diploma in Microbiological Science related discipline or BSc. With strong focus in microbiology

10 years' experience in GMP microbiology lab

5 years' experience in a GMP manufacturing facility performing EM support

3 years' experience in antibiotic assays

Previous experience with regulatory bodies, FDA, HC (auditing exposure)

Experience training other team members

Trend reporting and ability to assess data to provide recommendations for new control limits or improvements is an asset

What does the job offer you?

Full time permanent work

Day shift

Health and dental benefits

RRSP contribution

Work with a great team

Opportunity for advancement

If you are interested in this role, please apply online today!!!

Manpower Group recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At Manpower Group, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs.