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Microbiology Technician

Microbiology Technician


N.H.P. Laboratories is currently looking for one junior analyst to fill permanent and full-time position for its microbiology unit. Under supervision and in collaboration with the team, the junior analyst conducts microbiological analyses on samples of raw materials, and finished products using methods, techniques (Spread plate method, streak plate method, Pour plate method, MPN, Gram staining, etc.), according to standard operation procedures (SOP).

Tasks & Responsibilities

ü  Prepare culture media according to procedures

ü  Perform microbiological testing on raw materials and finished products

ü  Prepare result files for reviewing

ü  Participate in OOS investigations

ü  Participate in internal audit program (calibration related documents and QC documents),

ü  Raises any flags to Directors regarding any quality issue or trends observed.

Skills & Competencies

ü  Languages: English and French,

ü  Proficiency in MS Office,

ü  Good understanding of current GLP regulations and general SOPs,

ü  Ability to learn quickly, meet deadlines, multitask in a challenging environment and possess good organizational,

ü  High level of attention to detail with respect to sample pretreatment procedures and raw data handling.

Education & Experience

ü   Bachelor’s degree in Microbiology or related biological science or equivalent in job experience,

ü   Previous experience in a pharmaceutical regulated Laboratory environment or pharmaceutical company is an asset.

Work Schedule

Monday to Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 

*Rotative weekends / premium 

40 hours / week

Full-time permanent position

Submit your résumé to Marie-Ève Descôteaux

By mail: Human Resources
3405, F.-X.-Tessier
Vaudreuil-Dorion (QC) J7V 5V5
By fax: 450-424-0130
By email:

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.