Microscopist- Microbiology (Microbiologist)

EMSL - Piscataway, NJ (30+ days ago)2.7

EMSL Analytical, Inc. is currently seeking a Full Time Microscopist- Microbiology (Microbiologist) for its PIscataway, NJ location.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Classical and advanced methods for microbial and bioaerosol analysis.
Identification of different fungal spores, bacteria, and fungi.
Responsible for the preparation and analysis of spore trap and direct exam samples
The successful candidate must be familiar with daily activities in the laboratory, including analyzing samples with unknown IDs.
Maintaining the QA/QC Program and Standard Operating Procedures.
Fill in reports and send reports to clients
Other duties may be assigned to meet laboratory needs
May be required to cross train in asbestos analysis to meet business demands

Must have 1 to 3 years experience
Applicant must be able to enumerate, identify and confirm a wide variety of bacteria and fungi
College-level course in Statistics or Quality Assurance is a plus
Experience with air samples, surface samples, food testing, bacteriology, and mycology is desirable
Two years environmental microbiology lab experience is a plus, but not required
Candidate must be able to distinguish colors in order to perform analysis
Must have some lab experience and be proficient in common lab procedures
Must be able to work with Phase Contrast and Light Microscopes, analytical balances, biological safety cabinents, filtration manifolds, and must be able to adhere to sterile technique and good lab practices
Good communication skills (will have some client interaction)
Good computers skill both in typing and MS Office
Attention to Detail
Ability to maintain client confidentiality
Able to work independently and with a team
Must be able to work well under pressure and meet short deadlines
Must be able to work some weekends as needed

Available Shift:
Monday to Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. extra hours and/or weekend work may be required to meet business demands

As the nation's leading environmental testing firm, EMSL's network of nationwide laboratories has been providing quality analytical services since 1981. We offer a wide array of analytical testing services to support environmental investigations focused on asbestos, microbiology, lead paint, environmental chemistry, indoor air quality, industrial hygiene and food testing. Additionally, we also provide materials testing, characterization, and forensic laboratory services for a wide range of commercial, industrial, regulatory, and law enforcement clients.

EMSL Analytical, Inc. is a stable and growing company that offers the opportunity to become a part of a close knit team where you can advance within and develop professionally. EMSL laboratories are throughout the U.S. and international with laboratory locations in Canada.

EMSL Offers full time benefits: medical, dental, 401(k), voluntary benefits, paid time off, holiday pay, flexible spending account.

To find out more about EMSL Analytical, Inc. please visit our website at: www.emsl.com

EOE including Veterans and Disabled