Medtronic Microbiologist-Steriliz I in Boulder, Colorado
Boulder, Colorado, United States
5 days ago
Careers that Change Lives
The Microbiologist I position is responsible for performing In Vitro, disinfection, and microbiological testing in support ofISO 10993-1 compliant biological evaluations. This position will participate in the development and validation of methods for new testing within Global Laboratory Services. The Microbiologist will also support sample coordination, quality assurance, and data reporting for the In Vitro Testing and Disinfection Laboratory.
This position will work individually and as part of a team to complete testing in a timely manner with a focus on excellent customer service.
A Day in the Life
Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned.
Responsible for disinfection testing and provides back-up for other key test areas.
Participates in the development, validation, and implementation of In-Vitro GLP and disinfection test methods in compliance with applicable standards.
Accountable for specific test data and will train on specific lab tests.
Responsible for data acquisition and reporting in Laboratory Information Management System.
Performs testing to meet USP, ISO, EN, and ASTM standards for in vitro and disinfection testing.
Supports the Quality Assurance Program for GLP testing and external audits (FDA, ISO 13485, ISO 17025).
Follows standard operating procedures and maintains technical knowledge of laboratory tasks.
All other duties as assigned.
Must Have: Minimum Requirements
Bachelors degree required
0 years of experience required
Nice to Have
- 1+ years relevant experience in a medical device testing laboratory or an advanced degree in biological or chemical science is required.
Specialized Knowledge or Skills:
Expertise in Aseptic Technique
Expertise in Matrix Gemini LIMS system
Experience operating within quality system requirements of regulations applicable to the medical device industry.
Expertise in disinfection testing for reusable medical devices and related standards.
Strong problem solving and analytical skills.
Excellent written communication skills.
Able to function independently as well as in a team environment.
Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Visio, etc.)
PHYSICAL JOB REQUIREMENTS: Physical capabilities to perform the job
The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to use a computer and communicate with peers and co-workers.
The employee must be able to lift 10 pounds per job requirement.
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Physical Job Requirements
The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)
It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.