Quality Control Laboratory Microbiologist


Prime Foods and Beverages Nigeria Limited, is currently recruiting to fill the position below:


Job Title: Quality Control Laboratory Microbiologist

Location:
 Ogun

Job Description

  • Quality Control Laboratory Microbiologist.
  • Collect product samples for the purpose of laboratory testing.
  • Perform microbiological analyses on raw, in-process and finished products.
  • Prepare reagents necessary to carry our microbial testing of water, beverages and other food products, decontaminating old plates and equipment's.
  • Conduct equipment audits, testing equipment for efficiency and performance and finding ways to correct products defect.
  • Calibrate and maintain microbiological laboratory equipment.
  • Compile and analyze data for documentation and prepare related reports.
  • Maintain Good Laboratory Practice and maintain cleaning standards for the laboratory.
  • Ensure strict implementation of company policy, SOP and GMP regulations.
  • Ensure compliance to common Good Hygiene Practice.
  • Perform other related task as needed.

Qualifications

  • B.Sc/HND in Microbiology, Biological Sciences, Food science and Technology and any other related field.
  • Minimum of 2 solid years work experience of laboratory analysis in a food/beverage producing company.
  • Knowledge of operations and maintenance of laboratory equipment, quality process control of food and beverages.
  • Ability to accurately prepare daily, weekly and monthly reports.
  • Must be able to adapt to new and different computer programs and software to enable efficient analysis.
  • Good written, verbal communication and collaborative skills.
  • Strong organizational skills and detail oriented.
  • Food manufacturing industry background preferred.
  • Ability to work independently under minimal supervision.