Kelly Services Laboratory Technician I - Microbiology, Torrance, CA in Torrance, California
Laboratory Technician I Microbiology, Torrance, CA
Shift: Weekends/ Fri- Tues; 9AM-5:30PM
The technician will be preparing microbiological media and disinfecting cleanroom and other laboratory area. He / She will also perform various analyses such as aerobic plate count (APC), yeast and mold count (Y/M), enrichment, Pseudomonas, etc for Personal Care Products, Water-type samples, Pharmaceuticals, and/or Medical Devices. He / She will also perform water sampling or environmental monitoring . He / She will assist Microbiologists as needed.
Prepare microbiological media.
Disinfect laboratory area including cleanroom area.
Perform general and special microbiology tests such as: total plate count, yeast & mold count, Pseudomonas and enrichment testing.
Perform water testing such as: heterotrophic plate count, membrane filtration, MPN Coliform, fecal coliform and other tests as required.
Store samples after testing and retrieve samples for re-testing when needed.
Perform media inventory.
Perform Sterility testing in cleanroom.
Assist the microbiologists as needed.
Report all test deviations to a supervisor.
Learn Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP).
Perform all tests and duties according to cGMP’s.
Learn other test procedures as needed.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Essential Job Functions:
Working with or exposure to hazardous chemicals and materials
Working with known organisms that are potential pathogens, such as Escherichia coli, Staphylococcus aureus, etc.
Performing environmental monitoring.
Working in confined space.
Sitting and/or standing for extended periods of time, up to eight (8) hours per business day.
Position requires working at a computer.
Position may require the lifting of items up to 20 lb in weight.
High School diploma or higher.
Some college level microbiology or life sciences class and/or laboratory experience a plus.
Ability to multitask.
Ability to work independently and follow instructions.
Good writing, communication and computer skills.
If you meet the above qualifications, please submit your resume for immediate consideration. Questions? Please call Airika at 714.971.0721
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