|Category Analytical Chemistry
Bend Research is seeking a Microbiologist to work at its current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) pharmaceutical research and development facility where staff prepares clinical supplies of novel drug formulations using enabling new technologies.
The Microbiologist will perform microbial analysis and is responsible for the environmental monitoring program in the cGMP pharmaceutical manufacturing facility. Job tasks will include method development and validation, managing laboratory investigations and taking corrective and preventive actions, taking a lead role as troubleshooter and trainer, and will be the primary technical contact with clients.
Candidates must have an advanced degree in microbiology, or a bachelor's degree and five-plus years of experience in microbiology or a related field.
Experience in an FDA-regulated microbiology laboratory is preferred.
Experience with pharmaceutical microbiology test procedures and knowledge of cGMPs, GLP, FDA guidelines, ICH guidelines, EU guidance, USP, EP and JP are a big plus.
About the Organization For more than 30 years, Bend Research has worked with clients to solve their most difficult scientific and technical problems, advancing new medicines that improve human health. This success is based on a solid understanding of scientific and engineering fundamentals, enabling Bend Research to develop, progress, and commercialize pharmaceutical technologies.
Bend Research provides formulation and dosage-form support, assists in process development and optimization, and manufactures clinical-trial quantities of drug candidates in its cGMP facilities, advancing promising drug candidates from conception through commercialization. It is a leader in novel formulations, including solubilization technologies such as spray-dried dispersions and hot-melt extrusion formulations, as well as controlled-release, inhalation, and biotherapeutics.
The company is located in Central Oregon, one of the most beautiful and livable places in the West. It is an unexpected place to find a leading drug development and delivery company, but we balance the need for an extra connecting flight with striking landscapes, safe communities, great schools and year-round recreation.
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