Microbiology Field Analyst

Agawam, Massachusetts, United States Full-time

Position Title: Microbiology Field Analyst 
Job Location(s): Agawam, MA
Start Date: ASAP
Employment Type: Full Time
Starting Salary Range: Competitive

Avista Pharma Solutions is a contract testing, development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) encompassing over 200,000 square feet of laboratory and manufacturing space in the U.S. and the U.K. (Agawam, MA – Durham, NC – Longmont, CO – Edinburgh, Scotland), providing pharmaceutical, animal health and medical device clients with a broad suite of scientifically-differentiated services.

We have MULTIPLE OPENINGS for this position. (Entry-Level)

DUTIES:

  • As Microbiology Field Analyst / Cleanroom Services Analyst, you will work to become familiar with the equipment, procedures, and policies necessary to support cleanroom monitoring within controlled environments.
  • You will gain the necessary experience to support client’s contamination control programs.
  • Additionally, as CRS Analyst you will perform assigned functions associated with basic cleanroom monitoring.
  • You will work with team members and under the direction of Cleanroom Services management to improve performance and client satisfaction.
  • As a Microbiology Field Analyst / Cleanroom Operator, you will be responsible for environmental monitoring as well.


QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Associate's Degree or higher in Biology, Microbiology, or related science.
  • Maintains a valid driver’s license and has a good driving record.
  • Ability to read, analyze, interpret, and follow standard operating procedures, professional journals, technical procedures and governmental regulations to provide advantage to Avista opportunities.
  • Mathematical skills including the ability to analyze scientific and test data, and a basic understanding of statistical analysis.
  • CETA training or certification a plus.
  • NEBB training or certification a plus.


SUCCESS FACTORS:

  • Ability to effectively present information to internal and external audiences.
  • Ability to write reports and business correspondences
  • Actively participate in team and company meetings.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with ability to interact effectively and work efficiently with customers, partners and colleagues at all levels in an organization.
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills.


Avista Pharma Solutions is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.