Thermo Fisher Scientific QC Scientist I (Microbiology) in St. Louis, Missouri

Job Description

QC Scientist I (Microbiology)

When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of $22 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

Location/Division Specific Information

St. Louis, MO

How will you make an impact?

Provide routine analyses in microbiology by following standard practices. Perform microbiological testing of in-process samples, raw materials, buffers, media, etc. per compendial methods. Support internal development and/or manufacturing operations. Make detailed observations and reviews, documents, and communicates test results.

What will you do?

  • Conduct routine bioburden testing of solutions and raw material per compendial methods and established methods.

  • Conduct routine endotoxin testing of solutions and raw material per compendial methods and established methods.

  • Recognize and report out-of-specification or unexpected results. Clearly and accurately communicate the results of work by creating documentation of the testing/analysis and obtained results. Record and report results of analysis in accordance with prescribed lab procedures and systems.

  • Assist in preparing regulatory documents and other communications with outside agencies, clients, and/or colleagues from other corporate sites.

  • Contribute to writing of SOPs if needed.

  • Perform daily lab cleaning, preventative maintenance of equipment, ordering of supplies, and autoclaving of equipment.

  • Perform all duties in strict compliance with Standard Operating Procedures, Good Manufacturing Practices, Good Laboratory Practices, and Safety guidelines.

  • Maintain the necessary compliance status required by company and facility standards.

How will you get here?

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor’s degree in Science; preferably Microbiology or Biology

  • Up to 2 years of previous lab experience

  • Equivalent experience working in a cGMP environment

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Knowledge of GMP regulations in cGMP manufacturing environment.

  • Excellent problem solving and critical thinking skills

  • Excellent organization and planning skills.

  • Strong attention to detail and ability to adhere to standard procedures.

  • Ability to function in a rapidly changing environment.

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.