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Quality Control Technician  44097 - St. Louis, MO




A strong Scientific and technological pioneering spirit drives bioMérieux development since its creation in 1963.  We design innovative in vitro diagnostic solutions for our customers that initiate new forms of scientific partnerships to be at the forefront of the most advanced technologies.  Our presence in more than 150 countries with 9,400 employees worldwide secures bioMérieux commitment to public health.


bioMérieux products are used to diagnose infectious diseases, they provide high medical value results for cancer screening and monitoring, cardiovascular emergencies and contamination to improve patient health and ensure consumer safety.  Products also include industrial microbiological controls to detect microorganisms in food, pharmaceutical and cosmetic products.


We are committed to creating an optimal work environment that fosters teamwork, emphasizes training and offers international career development opportunities.


The purpose of this job is to support testing of disposable cards through set up of Vitek cards, subculturing organisms and physical inspections of lots.

 Test products as scheduled in an efficient and timely manner per procedures and specifications.

  • Setup and perform physical inspection per procedure of products per schedule.
  • Perform sub-culture of organisms required for testing.  Ensure correct organisms are available when needed. 
  • Label cages to note status of product.
  • Manage Retain Samples.
  • Sample and test Environmental Monitoring samples.
  • Support projects as directed by management.




  • Must have a 4 year college degree in biology or related field
  • Must have computer skills including excel, word, access, and email
  • Experience in a microbiology lab is preferred


  • Demonstrates flexibility in responding to unexpected demands
  • Maintain effective working relations with others within the team
  • Create a positive work environment
  • Promote collaboration mindset
  • Meet operational and department goals and objectives
  • Build strong synergetic relationships within a team environment to ensure the team’s performance is optimized

Basic Work Habits

  • Safety conscious
  • Ability to multitask
  • Demonstrate integrity and a good work ethic
  • Able to acquire new skills quickly
  • Good organizational skills and attention to details

bioMérieux is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. M/F/Vet/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.






Primary Location

: AMER-AMER-US-MO-St. Louis, MO 


: Full-time 

Job Posting

: Dec 8, 2016, 11:39:05 AM 


: Weekend 

Employee Status

: Regular 


: No


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