BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Microbiology Lab Technician in Moncks Corner, South Carolina

Job ID: 2018-11767

Career Level: entry level

Division: BDI_UCC

Relocation: No

Location: Moncks Corner,South Carolina,United States

Overview:

This position provides technical assistance regarding biological assays. Performs environmental tests, supports engineering projects and performs biocompatibility test studies. Provide technical assistance for microbiology lab.

Essential job Functions:

  • Determines required biocompatibility testing (includes issuing final reports on test results and completed rationales and compliance statements/documents).

  • Completes, signs, and distributes test reports to Plant Microbiologist.

  • Conducts environmental monitoring testing in the facility.

  • Assists Plant Microbiologist as needed with special projects/ lab needs.

  • Writes and/or maintains laboratory procedures, policies and protocols as assigned.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of testing performed in a microbiology laboratory setting.

  • Proficient in the use of a personal computer with intermediate level of keyboarding skills.

  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, and Powerpoint.

  • Ability to make decisions and work independently.

  • Ability to accurately read and interpret test results.

  • Ability to interpret requests for testing with regard to correct sample identifications.

  • Demonstrated high level of accountability and ownership.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of regulatory compliance to include but not limited to QSRs, ISO, OSHA, and FDA.

  • Attention to detail imperative due to improper or unnecessary changes being detrimental to quality.

  • Demonstrates ability to follow GDP and GMP documentation practices.

  • Good oral and written communication skills.

  • Ability to read, write and comprehend simple instructions.

  • Ability to write simple correspondence.

  • Ability to effectively present technical information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.

  • Must be able to interpret technical reports pertaining to microbiological and toxicological studies.

  • Must use sound judgment when interpreting such reports in order to make accurate assessments of acceptance.

  • Must be able to interpret acceptance criteria from domestic (FDA) and international guidelines.

Additional Desirable Qualifications Skills and Knowledge:

  • Associates or Bachelors Degree in a science related field (biology, microbiology, medical laboratory, etc.) highly preferred

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status