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QC Analyst - Micro

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Microbiology Lab Analyst posting is for night shift, the hours will consist of 8 and 12 hour shifts, Mon-Fri, with regularly scheduled weekend coverage once a month. This position resides in the Microbiological Environmental and AllergensTesting Lab, performing analytical testing using various established methodologies to support plant environmental and product allergen testing.  Analyst coordinates testing of materials, processes testing data, and delivers results to the organization in a timely manner in order to meet release and production schedules.  Communication to their lab group and the wider organization is vital to ensure business needs are met.  Additionally, the analyst performs routine lab equipment maintenance, calibration, troubleshooting, etc. as needed.  
Job Requirements: 
•    Bachelor’s Degree in Microbiology, Food Science, Chemistry, Biology, Biochemistry, or related field
•    Laboratory workspace skills and management
•    Applicant should have experience with aseptic technique, general microbiology including cultural methods and automated testing instrumentation.
•    Excellent organizational and verbal/written communication skills  
•    1x per month weekend coverage, as required by production schedule
•    Good documentation practices, data comprehension, and problem solving
•    Strong computer skills (GLIMS, Optiva, SAP, MS Office, Excel, or equivalents)
•    Demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision
•    Strong interpersonal and team skills 
Recommended Experience:
•    Test method development & validation
•    Quality control within food manufacturing environment
•    Quality systems
•    GMP’s/GLP’s 
•    Powder manufacturing and packaging processes


In Return Reckitt (formerly Mead Johnson) offer very competitive salaries with excellent benefits and the chance to progress your career within a truly global organisation.
RB is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by appropriate law. All hiring decisions are made based on merit, competence and business need.

Nearest Major Market: Grand Rapids

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