Environmental Monitor

BioPhase Solutions specializes in recruiting top talented professionals for California's Scientific community. We are currently looking for an Environmental Monitor to work for a leading Bay Area biotechnology company.


Environmental Monitor / QC Technician

SUMMARY:
This position plays a lead role in environmental monitoring sampling, data analysis and investigations.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Perform routine environmental monitoring of laboratory areas which include supplies, equipment, personnel, and facilities for adherence to quality specifications.
  • Create EM sampling plans, and Microbial Risk Assessments for critical control areas.
  • Own SOP creation, review, and training for Environmental Monitoring and related material.
  • Communicate effectively and thoroughly to Quality management and stakeholders any test results or inspection findings to drive continuous improvements.
  • Identify non-conformances and work cross-departmentally to develop appropriate root cause identification and effective corrective actions.
  • Conduct all laboratory testing with accuracy per approved policies and procedures.  Such testing includes:  Water Sampling and Testing; Air and Particulates Monitoring; Surface Monitoring; Microbial Identification Techniques
  • Keep accurate, complete, and legible records. 
  • Safely handle/use chemicals, biological agents, and waste. Potentially including hazardous materials.  Read, understand, and maintain material safety data sheets.
  • Conduct housekeeping and  general duties as needed.
  • Prepare laboratory reagents for testing as needed.
  • Track and trend environmental information utilizing statistical modeling software and communicate data company wide.
REQUIREMENTS:
  • BS/MS with 5+ years of relevant experience (a min of 3 years in environmental monitoring)
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Location: San Francisco / Bay Area
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job ID: TS7818931010