The Microbiologist works on assignments that are primarily routine in nature but also provides support on projects and conducts lab work involving additional complexity. Schedules, conducts, documents, and communicates the results of microbiology laboratory and sterilization tests.
Capable of conducting routine laboratory tasks with minimal or no supervision but may need to consult with team for guidance and support when conducting laboratory testing of a more difficult nature (i.e. bioburden, endotoxin, sterility, plate counting, characterizations, recoveries, inoculations, enumerations, environmental monitoring, EO Sterilization). Conducts laboratory test work in accordance with specific, detailed instructions. Effectively communicates microbiological laboratory data to all utilizing good verbal and written communication skills.
Role is to be based in Vasmed, UAE (Fujairah) facility, those willing to relocate need only apply. Interviews and selection will be done at Vasmed Health Sciences Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore facility.
Required Candidate profile
Participates in scheduled lab cleaning and maintenance activities. Provides input regarding best practices based on laboratory working knowledge and experience. Requires effective communication and interaction with customers to ensure that testing needs are properly scheduled and testing commitments are met.
Work primarily within the microbiology laboratory performing standard microbiological tests (i.e. bioburden, endotoxin, sterility, plate counting, characterizations, recoveries, inoculations, enumerations, and environmental monitoring)
Operates sterilization equipment (EO, steam, dry heat)
Collect and analyze microbiological data, and provide summaries to management and engineers
Ensure adherence to project plans
Trains/instructs team on equipment and procedures
Prepare test media and supplies for use in laboratory testing
Develop new laboratory procedures and maintain existing procedures
Ability to lead investigations during out-of-tolerance situations and assist in the implementation of effective corrective and preventative actions
Work with EO sterilizers to support new product development and validation activities (i.e. worst-case, residual, reliability, lethality testing)
Ability to coordinate laboratory activities and manage multiple tasks on a daily basis
Entry level planning and project management skills
Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned.
Identifies and validates molecular targets that play a key role in a particular disease process.
Studies origin, relationship, development, anatomy, functions, and chemical processes of living organisms; this may include studies in the growth, structure, and development of bacteria and other microorganisms.
Compile documentation in accordance with relevant regulatory requirements
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned
Masters as a microbiologist
Minimum 1 year experience and significant track record as a microbiologist
Hand-on Computer proficiency with knowledge of windows, office365, Microsoft office applications
Benefits and visa
As per standard government rules of United Arab Emirates.
First 6 months of the roles will be on probationary basis.
Perks and Benefits
Equivalent will be paid in UAE dirhams