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Date:  Jun 13, 2024
Location:  San Diego
Company:  Wacker BioTech US Inc.
Do you want to take responsibility and make a difference with your work? With your expertise, we can achieve great goals together. We are WACKER - Reliable. Determined. Ambitious. As one of the world's most research-intensive chemical companies, we've been making countless products that are an integral part of your everyday life possible for over 100 years. From vegan food to resource-efficient buildings to solar cells, we develop sustainable solutions that change the future.
To strengthen our team in San Diego,
we are looking for you as a(n) QC Associate II - Microbiology.


The QC Associate II (Microbiology) position will work as part of the QC team to support routine environmental monitoring of air, surface and clean utilities as well as support for in-process and release testing. The team member will perform analysis of environmental monitoring test results according to SOPs and Test Methods. The analyst must provide on-time, high quality results to meet Manufacturing demands.


Position Responsibilities:

•         Analysis of environmental samples according to Standard Operating Procedures and Test Methods.

•        Routine environmental monitoring of air, surface, water, gas, and steam systems.

•        Documentation of results in accordance with current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP).

•        Perform routine testing such as Bioburden, Endotoxin, TOC, and Conductivity with supervisor direction.

•        General lab support including housekeeping, equipment maintenance, inventory of supplies, etc.

•        Perform assay review and SOP revisions, achieved with assay competency with supervisor direction.


Position Qualifications:

•        Prior experience in a manufacturing environment and knowledge of aseptic technique preferred.

•        Must have the ability to work in a fast paced, high workload environment, and be able to manage multiple projects and objectives for on-time event closure.

•        Must work well on a team and be able to trouble shoot and problem solve in a cross functional team setting. Must be proactive, action oriented, and have the ability to adapt to a change.

•        Must have strong communication skills both verbally and written.

•        Bachelor of Arts/Science in science-related discipline: Microbiology or other relevant science discipline.


The anticipated salary range for candidates who will work in San Diego is $70,000.00- 80,000.00. The final salary offered to a successful candidate will be dependent on several factors that may include but are not limited to the type and length of experience within the job, type and length of experience within the industry, education, etc . Wacker is a multi state employer and this salary range may not reflect positions that work in other states.

What do we offer?
WACKER is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and sustainability. We are innovators, researchers, and pioneers and we believe that our individual differences are our collective strength. We foster an inclusive environment that promotes individuality, celebrates diversity, and builds cohesive teams. Together, we create exceptional value for our employees, our customers, and our communities by creating a culture of inclusion and equity that enables, empowers, and values our diverse contributions. 
WACKER strives to reward its employees in a fair and equitable manner. Our Total Rewards Package considers employee wellbeing and is comprised of compensation, benefits, work-life balance, performance & recognition, and career development.
  • Compensation and Incentive plans
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance effective day 1
  • Paid Time Off in addition to personal days and holidays
  • Paid parental leave
  • Wellbeing fund
  • Flexible hybrid work arrangements
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Career development and advancement opportunities
  • Support for Community Involvement
We are looking forward to your online application at
Reference Code: 26960 
The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job.
A minimum requirement for this US-based position is the ability to work legally in the United States on a permanent unrestricted basis.  Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, including for any type of US permanent residency (e.g., for a green card).
WACKER is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

Nearest Major Market: San Diego

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