Microbiologist (GrovepoRT Facility)

Groveport, 4400 South Hamilton Rd, Groveport, Ohio, United States of America Req #1488
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
KDC is a network of best-in-class custom formulators and manufacturers of color cosmetics, skincare, haircare, bath & body, fragrance, deodorant, home, health, industrial, and auto care products. KDC delivers high-touch innovation, operational excellence, and speed to market to well-known and emerging beauty, personal, and specialty companies from coast to coast. KDC has its head office in Longueuil, Québec. In addition, KDC has 10 operating facilities located throughout North America. Altogether, the company employs nearly 4,800 talented and dedicated employees in North America.



  • Location – Groveport, OH

  • Competitive Wages/Salary

  • Health/Vision/Dental/401k/bonus potential!

  • Sign-On Bonuses!

  • Immediate opening


About us


KDC is currently hiring at our Central Ohio locations in both Groveport and New Albany, Ohio! Part of the KDC/One network we are a best-in-class leading producer of specialty and personal care products.  Our locations are accessible with easy commute located on RT. 33/Hamilton Rd in Groveport and RT. 161/Beech Rd. in New Albany. Excellent Opportunities with Competitive wages from entry level, semi and skilled trade positions. As an essential business we are continuing to grow our team and are excited to have you be a part of the KDC Team!


This position is responsible for:

  • Provide an intermediate level of microbiological support for raw materials, in-process, finished product testing and basic method development/validation.

  • Provide support for ongoing microbial testing of USP water system.

  • Provide support for release testing of media and organisms for use in the lab.

  • Provide support for environmental monitoring programs.

  • Perform data generation/trending and calibration procedures.

  • Maintain accurate records per cGMP.

  • Provide input for writing and revising laboratory guidelines and SOPs.

  • Apply skills in scientific techniques and principles, problem solving, organization of work and cost savings.

  • Comply with procedural guidelines, laboratory procedures and safety procedures.

  • Provide guidance and training to laboratory employees.  

  • Other duties as assigned.   

What are we looking for?

  • BS in Microbiology/Chemistry or related sciences knowledge.

  • Experience with gram stains, sub-culturing and identification of microorganisms and environmental monitoring.

  • Experience with current practices and procedures used in microbiological and analytical laboratory.

  • SAP experience, desired.


KDC-ONE is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, gender, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. I understand that employment with KDC-ONE Company is at-will, meaning that I or KDC-ONE Company may terminate my employment at any time, or for any reason consistent with applicable state or federal law. I understand that KDC-One requires the successful completion of a drug and/or alcohol test as a condition of employment.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Indirect
  • Groveport, 4400 South Hamilton Rd, Groveport, Ohio, United States of America