Microbial Sterilization Engineer, Medical Device, Surgical Instruments

System One - Mahwah, NJ3.7

Contract
Joule, a System One division is seeking a Microbial Sterilization Engineer. This work is on site in Bergen County, and familiarity with gamma irradiation, ethylene oxide, hydrogen peroxide gas plasma, moist heat, or dry heat is essential.

Perform bioburden, cytotoxicity, bacterial endotoxin, and biocompatibility analysis of orthopedic implants and surgical instruments.
Actively support new product development activities.
Practice two or more of the following sterilization techniques: gamma irradiation, ethylene oxide, hydrogen peroxide gas plasma, moist heat, or dry heat.
Review biocompatibility tests.
Identify, isolate and study microorganisms and their byproducts as it relates to the manufacturing and sterilization of medical devices.

Requirements:
Bachelor’s Degree in Biology, Microbiology, or a closely related life science.
Applied device or pharmaceutical microbiological or biological testing, research and development, or sterility assurance experience.
Must understand the fundamentals of two of the following sterilization techniques: gamma irradiation, ethylene oxide, hydrogen peroxide gas plasma, moist heat, or dry heat.
With more than 6,000 employees and roughly 40 offices throughout the U.S. we provide scientific, clinical, engineering, energy, IT, legal and administrative staffing services. For more than 40 years, we have delivered workforce solutions and integrated services to clients nationally.