Kelly Services Microbiology Lab Technician in Green Pond, South Carolina

Microbiology Lab Technician


  • Education – minimum of HS Diploma; Associates’

  • Prefer an associates degreed candidate with 1-3 years of experience.

  • Quality checks of raw materials and finished products

  • Manage the laboratory supplies

  • Perform some sanitation swabbing

  • Experience in a Food/GMP environment would be a plus.

Responsibilities/Essential Job Functions:

  • Sets up, adjusts and operates laboratory equipment and instruments such as microscopes, chemical balance scales, autoclave, incubators, and other equipment.

  • Tests materials used in the nutraceutical and food industries for contamination with bacteria.

  • Tests materials for presence and content of salmonella species, e. Coli, staph aureus, listeria monocytogenes, total aerobic plate count, anaerobic plate count, various yeasts and molds and other similar tests.

  • Records test results and other data in log books.

  • Enters data.

  • Cleans and sterilizes laboratory equipment.

  • Makes media and pours plates used for testing.

  • Reviews samples received, logs the information into log books and enters information into computer database.

  • Files paperwork.

  • Determines appropriate action beyond guidelines.

  • Uses equipment and materials properly.

  • Follows all environmental, health and safety protocols.

  • Provides support for all safety and environmental initiatives.

  • Proactively attempts to prevent all accidents and eliminate all unsafe conditions.

  • Demonstrates management’s commitment to safety.

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