Supports Production by performing applicable Microbiological tests required for the release of components and products.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Performs laboratory tests according to prescribed standards and procedures. It include the


• Bacterial challenge test

• Microbial growth

• Endotoxin test (L.A.L.)

• Sterility tests

• Microbiological water analysis

• Spore population determination

• Environmental monitoring for all Clean Rooms

  • Air Sampling
  • Surface
  • Particle counts (non-viable)

• Prepares culture media and maintains culture stocks.

• Cleans glassware and equipment.

• Initiates and keeps test results and records

• Maintain inventory of supplies needed to support tests

• Submits or suggests changes to existing procedures as appropriate.

• Assures compliance with GMP's and GLP's.

• Prepares and issues reports as necessary.

• Supports other areas, as needed.

• Investigates non-conformances, takes appropriate actions and records events.

Experience and Qualifications:

• Bachelor degree in Bioloqy, Microbioloqy, Industrial Microbioloqy or equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Bilingual - English and Spanish
• Experience in Pharmaceutical / Medical Devices Industry Lab is desirable.
• Able to work with computer programs such as: SAP, MS Word, Excel, and Outlook.
• Experience in working with laboratory equipment and computer software. Some knowledge in statistics is desirable.
• Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance
instructions, procedure manuals and drawings.
• Proven technical writing skills.

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  • Reference Number R2824
  • Job Begin May 25, 2020
  • Employment Mode Full time
  • Position Regular
  • Functional Area Quality
  • Location Yauco (Puerto Rico)