Microbiologist - Minnesota, United States - USA 2022-173

Job Title


Job Facts

Organizational Area
USA and Canada
Country / State
United States
Place of work
Home/Office based
Office based

Professional Family: 

  • Quality
Reporting To

Kind of contract

Full Time / Part Time
Full Time
Permanent / Temporary
Job ID
USA 2022-173

Job Scope

Your Mission

For over 40 years, DiaSorin has been on a mission on five continents to develop, produce and commercialize diagnostic tests for a wide range of clinical areas. Our tests are designed for hospitals and private testing laboratories, in the markets of immunodiagnostics and molecular diagnostics.

We believe in a respectful and supportive workplace that attracts and celebrates the uniqueness of a diverse workforce that represents our community and customers.

Main Responsibilities

Your Contributions

Perform Bioburden testing on all finished LIAISON components and Facility Environmental testing. Maintain a Microbiology laboratory and cultures. Support the Operation teams in performing troubleshooting and investigation into failures.

Qualifications Experience Personal Strengths Mobility

Bachelor’s Degree

BS/MS in Microbiology or a relevant field required.
0-2 years experience working as a Microbiologist in Biotech, Pharmaceutical, Medical Device or cGMP regulated industry.
Understanding of aseptic techniques or biological testing (college courses are fine).
Basic understanding of immunology and immunoassays.
Ability to maintain a microbiology laboratory and associated equipment.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, excellent documentation and organizational skills.
Demonstrated critical thinking skills and attention to detail.
Ability to take ownership of assigned tasks and responsibility for the results.
Ability to perform multiple tasks.
Ability to work in a team environment and interact with various departments.
Basic to intermediate proficiency in MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel skills and other statistical programs (i.e. Minitab), Google Suites.

Technical Competencies

Perform Bioburden testing on all finished LIAISON components .
Perform routine Environmental Testing of facility (air, surface, water, etc).
Maintain a Microbiology laboratory and cultures.
Maintain laboratory equipment and laboratory housekeeping.
Support Operation teams in performing troubleshooting and investigation into failures.
Maintain accurate and complete records through computer systems and laboratory notebooks.
Adhere to quality system regulations/requirements (FDA, EU, ISO, USP and other internal requirements).
Conduct work according to Good Manufacturing Practices and Safety Procedures.
Provide analysis and reporting of data and results using Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Minitab.
Present technical information in formal settings.
Source suppliers and selection supplies.
Generate ideas leading to new or improved products and internal processes.
Monitor trending of Bioburden and Environmental test results.


Perform other special projects and duties at the discretion of the manager.

Travel Availability
Relocation Availability
Training Required



We Offer You

Receive a competitive salary and benefits package as you grow your career at DiaSorin. Join our team and discover how your work can impact the lives of people all over the world.

Others Information as per Local Legal Requirements

We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply.

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

DiaSorin Inc and DiaSorin Molecular LLC are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Posters: https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters.
If you’d like to view a copy of the company’s affirmative action plan or policy statement, please email: hrtalent@diasorin.com. If you have a disability and you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an online application, please e-mail: hrtalent@diasorin.com or call toll-free 1.800.328.1482.