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Associate Microbiologist

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Covance, Inc.
Organization Name: 
Covance, Inc.
Position Location: 
Battle Creek, MI, 49016, USA
Job Description:

**Job Overview**

Covance is currently seeking an Associate Microbiologist for its Battle Creek, MI site. This is an entry level role supporting Nutritional Chemistry and Food Safety. This is a 2nd shift position.

As a Associate Microbiologist your responsibilities include the following:

      - Use of proper handling procedures and aseptic technique.

      - Prepare composites of routine samples.

      - Perform initial dilutions and enrichments of samples.

      - Perform sample plating for quantification.

      - Perform transfers.

      - Perform instrumentation work with guidance as needed.

      - Perform diagnostics and reporting work with guidance as needed.

      - Perform project work with guidance as needed.

      - Perform routine cleaning and quality checks for equipment.

      - Perform routine cleaning of work areas.

      - Media preparation and quality control, including all appropriate documentation.

      - Autoclave operation.

      - Document work and maintain laboratory records.

      - Plan for assigned workload on a daily basis and effectively schedule multiple assignments.

      - Contributes to a cohesive team environment.

      - Maintains a clean and safe laboratory work environment.

      - Performs other related duties as assigned.


+ 4 year applicable degree.

+ 4 year degree can be supplemented with a combination of experience and an associate degree


0 – 2 years

**Job Number** _2017-15751_

**Job Category** _Scientific Bachelor's Degree_

**Position Type** _Full-Time_

Additional Job or Internship Information
Position Type: 
Full time job
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