Job Description Summary
The Microbiologist is an integral part of the R&D team and supports the research and development of biological products in a safe and efficient manner. The duties of the Microbiologist include cultivation and fermentation of various microbial cultures in petri dishes, shake flasks, and small fermenters; maintaining microbial strain collections; performing QC of production batches when necessary; developing new and adapting current methods when required; providing Microbiology guidance and expertise to projects.
Duties and Responsibilities
Work Environment/Travel Requirements:
Work is conducted in a laboratory setting, onsite. Position requires sitting and standing for several hours at a time and the ability to push, pull, or lift 40 lb. Possible flexible hours if something urgent needs attending to over the weekend. Travel less than 5%.
The ideal candidate will have leadership, adaptability, and organizational skills with the potential for future advancement into positions of greater responsibility for the company’s long-term strategic growth.
The position is located at the company’s headquarters in the suburban Baltimore/Washington region.
Certis provides health benefits, a 401(k)-retirement plan with company matching contributions, and a performance-based annual bonus opportunity in addition to base salary.
Certis Biologicals is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Certis USA, L.L.C
9145 Guilford Road, Suite 175
Columbia, Maryland 21046