The Scientific division of MedFocus is currently in need of a Microbiologist, to work for an
established pharmaceutical manufacturer in the Irvine, CA area. This is a contract opportunity
with a minimum expected length of approximately 6 months.
The successful candidate will play an important role in the support of clinical supply testing
and release, product stability testing, and environmental monitoring. The ideal candidate
will have experience in monitoring environmental microbial quality of sterility test suites
and aseptic manufacturing areas. Day to day activities include planning, performing,
interpreting and recording results of microbiological testing, which ensures the safety and
purity of the product prior to release of the finished products to the clinical studies.
Other duties include: designing, performing, interpreting, and recording results of
investigational testing, which provides manufacturing and R&D groups the information needed
for the improvement of corrective action.
Bachelors or Masters degree in a life science discipline
BS with 2 yrs or MS with at least internship experience in the pharmaceutical/biotech
Experience working in a highly restrictive clean room environment and in sterile clean room
Proper handling, sterilizing and disposal of biohazardous materials per established procedures
Academic Experience is Not a Substitute for Industry Experience
Candidates without Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry experience will not be considered for this
Ph.D. level candidates will not be considered for this opportunity
Local Candidates Only Please
MedFocus is a respected provider of scientific and clinical personnel to the leading
pharmaceutical and biotech companies across the U.S. We provide competitive salary and benefit
packages along with the chance to work with the most sought after companies in the industry.
Visit us at www.medfocus.com to explore the opportunities that we currently have available.