Microbiologist II

  • Location: Cincinnati, OH
  • Type: Contract To Hire
  • Job #36830

Job description

Day shift, 8am – 5pm,

Wednesday-Saturday (Train M-Friday)

Pay: $28.60/hr, annual 3% bonus

Job Description:

The Microbiologist II is a mid-level quality specialist role. The Microbiologist II will be responsible for participation in all facets of microbial testing to keep the lab up to GMP standards.

If you are an experienced microbiology technician and you are looking for a role in industry laboratory leadership, this is the position for you! Don’t delay apply today.


· Follow all GMP & safety precautions (cGMPs/cGLPs adherence)

· Report all out of specification results to a QS Leader

· Release finished product when appropriate.

· Support the initiatives of key manufacturing & quality personnel, such as obtaining environmental sample of process improvements of water sampling.

Skill set needed:

· Aerobic Plate Counts

· Yeast & Mold Plate Counts

· Environmental Sampling

· Identification of Organisms via API and MALDI-TOF

· Gram Stains

· Celsis Testing

· Dilutions

· Media Preparation & QC

· Miscellaneous Biochemical Qualitative Testing

· Aseptic Technique

· Relevant food or OTC manufacturing experience is a plus!


  • BS/BA degree in Microbiology or related field
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in an FDA regulated lab environment


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