Microbiologist at SGS North America Inc.

Posted in Other 27 days ago.

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Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma





Job Description:
  • Utilize aseptic techniques during sample preparation and microbiological/chemical analyses.
  • Prepare test solutions and reagents.
  • Maintain proper labeling, handling, storage, use, and disposal of solutions, biohazard and hazardous waste, and microbiological cultures.
  • Perform serial dilutions and enumerate target microorganisms according to standard operating procedures.
  • Detect pathogens that may cause foodborne illness using DNA and Protein-based methods.
  • Prep are and sterilize culture media.

  • Analyze chemical composition using standard laboratory equipment.
  • Maintain and verify general laboratory equipment.
  • Document and record accurate data using Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS).
  • Manage time and tasks efficiently while maintaining an exceptional quality of work.
  • Think independently while working in a team environment.
  • Be detail oriented while understanding the big picture.




Qualifications:

  • A four-year degree in microbiology, chemistry, food science, biology, or related discipline or equivalent industrial laboratory experience
  • Ability to lift at least 25 pounds
  • E xperience with Windows PC and Microsoft Office.
  • LIMS software experience a plus
  • Schedule inc ludes at least one weekend day and evening hours