CTG Quality Control Microbiologist in Myerstown, Pennsylvania

Title: Quality Control Microbiologist

Location: US-PA-Myerstown

Job Number: 19201387

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Duration: Consulting Position, 12 Months

Location: Myerstown, Pennsylvania 17067

Job Title: Quality Control Microbiologist

Shift: Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm

Scope of Position:

This position is in the Quality Assurance department and the incumbent will be expected to continuously learn Quality Assurance systems, manufacturing, and effectively engage in relationships with peers in the laboratories, Manufacturing/Production and personnel in other departments as needed. Once the incumbent is assigned specific products on which to perform the quality assurance tests, or provide development or troubleshooting, the incumbent will have considerable impact on results from his/her work. Material can be rejected and manufacturing procedures can be altered significantly either in schedule changes or in process itself. Perform analysis on raw materials, intermediates, purified water systems, environmental monitoring and finished products, following prescribed procedures to provide the information base leading to raw material/intermediates/product disposition. Assist in troubleshooting and problem solving as directed, within the Microbiology area; focus is on Microbiological testing.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Perform standard qualitative and quantitative analysis on: purchased raw materials, in-process products, pure drug substances and finished pharmaceutical preparations employing standard procedures, in accordance with approved testing procedures of BAYER, the National Formulary (NF) and the United States Pharmacopoeia (USP).

  • Utilize standard "bench" microbiological aseptic technique

  • Maintain records of all analysis information of assigned products on data sheets for permanent file and proper entry of information on laboratory forms.

  • Evaluate all data obtained from analysis; if discrepancy or deviation occurs, consult with Supervisor and recommend additional testing if necessary.

  • Adhere to the pertinent aspects of Corporate and plant safety programs and adhering to GMP’s, ISO standards or other regulations.

  • Assist in investigating non-compliance investigations.

  • Assist with troubleshooting analytical methodology and instrumentation malfunctions.

  • Perform special assignments as directed by supervisor.

  • Assist in validation of manufacturing and production lines and equipment pertinent to microbiology (e.g. equipment and room cleaning validation).

  • Prepare microbiological testing media/diluents.

  • Perform testing of water samples from Purified (Reverse Osmosis) Water, USP systems.

  • Perform microbiological environmental monitoring in production areas and in the Microbiology Laboratory.

Required Experience and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Biology, Pharmacy, or related 4 year science degree required

  • At least 1 year of lab experience is required

  • Assigned within the Microbiology area and/or previous experience in microbiology processes is preferred.

Additional Information

  • No third party resumes will be accepted

  • Drug testing and/or other employment-related inquiries may be conducted

  • All interested individuals MUST be able to work on a W2 Tax basis (no C2C or third party vendors)

  • CTG will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.

  • Candidates must currently reside in USA or Canada

  • CTG is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer

  • CTG is an E-Verify Company

To be considered for this opportunity, please apply directly through our website by clicking the link below or email your Word version resume to Rachel.Bruso@ctg.com


CTG (NASDAQ: CTG) provides industry-specific IT services and solutions that address the business needs and challenges of clients in high-growth industries in North America and Western Europe. CTG also provides strategic staffing services for major technology companies and large corporations. Backed by more than 50 years of experience and proprietary methodologies, CTG has a proven track record of reliably delivering high-value, industry-specific staffing services and solutions to its clients. CTG has operations in North America, Western Europe, and India.

CTG's greatest asset is its people, and as such, we are committed to providing employees programs and processes to support their performance, hone their skills, and advance in their careers. This commitment is reflected by CTG being named a Best Places to Work in Healthcare company by Modern Healthcare (2013-2016) in North America, and a Best Workplace in the United Kingdom (2013), Belgium (since 2007), and Luxembourg (since 2011).

CTG will consider for employment all qualified applicants including those with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.

CTG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and strong advocate of workforce diversity. Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Veteran.

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