QC Lab Tech

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Contract
  2. Laboratory Technician
  3. United States
Marietta, Pennsylvania
Posting date: 08 Aug 2019

Proclinical is currently seeking a QC Lab Technician for a pharmaceutical company located in Marietta, PA. Successful candidate will work collaboratively across a team of QC Technicians to perform entry level testing/tasks.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform QC testing as scheduled by QC Planner. Tests include data review, utility testing, EM Plate incubation/reads, utility and EM sampling
  • Participate in utility sampling rotation (average 2-3 days/week)
  • Perform routine lab tasks, including monitor AMS alarms, perform safety shower/eyewash flushes, perform equipment PMS, wrap materials for autoclave, wash glassware, and stock supplies.
  • Complete testing to satisfy established timelines and all applicable regulations.
  • Document raw data and results using Good Documentation Practices.
  • Assure that all required documentation including records and logs, is complete and accurate according to the current GMPs. File and archive laboratory records and data in accordance with GMPs and SOPs.
  • Revise and write SOP's, and other GMP documents as required.
  • When assigned to rotating shift work; work independently and without direct supervision to perform normal operating routines and emergency response procedures.
  • Communicate and report status of operations as well as variances to supervisors. Take appropriate actions and escalate issues immediately.
  • Perform all tasks with a safety mindset. Identify ZAPs and HAZIDs. Follow the EHS guidelines established on site.

Skills and Requirements:

  • High School degree required.
  • 2+ years GMP laboratory testing experience (raw materials, microbiology testing, plate reading), OR AS or BS in biology, microbiology, chemistry or related field with 1+ year GxP experience.
  • Required to demonstrate Good Documentation practices, and the ability to execute procedures as written.
  • Knowledge of standard laboratory technique.
  • Ability to demonstrate good aseptic practices.
  • Computer skills required in Excel and Word.
  • Ability to follow written procedures and document results in a neat and precise manner.
  • Must have demonstrated self-direct work habits and strong communication skills. Able to work with limited supervision.
  • Position may require employees to work in a rotational schedule. This schedule may include holidays, and weekends; over-time may be required.
  • Strong interpersonal skills. Solid team player able to function within team-based organization.
  • Able to interact with peers, subordinates and senior personnel in multidisciplinary environment including engineering, facility operations, validation, production and QA.
  • Demonstrated familiarity with cGMP's, facility regulatory guidelines and standard operating procedures

To Apply:

Please click on the Apply button. Please include a short note outlining why you are interested in the role and why you think you are suitable.

In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Sarah Beshara at (+1) 267-477-3355 or upload your resume on our website - www.proclinical.com.

A full job description is available on request.

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.