Immucor, Inc. Biological Quality Assurance Technician I in Norcross, Georgia

Overview

Founded in 1982 and based in Norcross, GA, Immucor is a global leader in transfusion and transplantation diagnostics that facilitate patient/donor compatibility worldwide. Our mission is to ensure that patients in need of blood, organs, or stem cells get the right match that is safe, accessible, and affordable. The result is life changing for a patient in need of a transfusion or transplant. Our new corporate identity illustrates the right match of donors with patients in need of blood or an organ as well as Immucor’s partnership with healthcare organizations in need of innovation and productivity. With the right match, we can transform a life together.

We are looking for a Biological Quality Assurance (BQA) Technician to join our QA team. The Biological Quality Assurance Technician is responsible for the microbiological testing and environmental monitoring to confirm the quality of products at Immucor, Inc.

This position is not eligible for sponsorship for work authorization by Immucor, Inc. Therefore, if you will require sponsorship from us for work authorization now or in the future, we cannot consider your application at this time .

Biological Quality Assurance Technician – QA - Healthcare

Responsibilities

As a Biological Quality Assurance Technician, you will be principally responsible for collecting samples for environmental monitoring, including but not limited to air, water, surface and personnel.

Additional responsibilities of the Biological Quality Assurance Technician include:

  • Notifying responsible departments of environmental monitoring excursions

  • Performing bio burden testing of bulk and finished product

  • Performing isolation and identification of bacteria

  • Performing, interpreting and reporting gram stain results

  • Incubating, interpreting and recording results from environmental sampling and product cultures

  • Performing growth promotion and sterility testing of all media (vendor and in-house)

  • Performing calculation of results as needed

  • Performing all assigned tasks following applicable laboratory SOPs, OSHA regulations and cGMP regulations (i.e. Blood borne pathogens and chemical hazards)

  • Following aseptic techniques in controlled areas

  • Maintaining accurate, legible, and complete records according to Current Good Manufacturing Procedures (cGMP’s)

  • Assisting with sample collection, testing, and data collection for validation protocols and study protocols as assigned

  • Assisting in SOP revisions and summarizing validation protocols/study protocols

  • Performing other duties as assigned by the BQA Manager or BQA Supervisor

Biological Quality Assurance Technician – QA - Healthcare

Qualifications

To be considered for the Biological Quality Assurance Technician position, you must have experience in a biological QA laboratory setting.

Additional requirements of the Biological Quality Assurance Technician include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Microbiology, Biology, Medical Laboratory Science

  • 1-2 years’ experience in a microbiological laboratory setting including experience in laboratory techniques is preferred, but not required

  • Microbiological or environmental sampling experience and/or general laboratory experience desired

  • National Certification in microbiology or Medical Laboratory Science a plus, but not required

Biological Quality Assurance Technician – QA - Healthcare

IMMUCOR, INC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER; MINORITIES/FEMALES/DISABLED/VETS; DRUG FREE WORKPLACE

RESUMES SUBMITTED TO IMMUCOR FROM THIRD PARTY RECRUITMENT FIRMS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

This position is not eligible for sponsorship for work authorization by Immucor, Inc. Therefore, if you will require sponsorship from us for work authorization now or in the future, we cannot consider your application at this time.

Job ID 2018-1926

Category Quality