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Quality Technician-Junior

  • Location: St. Louis, 63147
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Scientific
  • Contact: Brian Petralia
  • Contact Email: Brian@staffing-the-universe.com
  • Contact Phone: 7323534210
  • Duration: 5 months 29 days
  • Start Date: 01/25/2021
  • Expiry Date: 26 February 2021
  • Job Ref: 21-01412
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Depending on the laboratory area, will perform analysis on Raw Materials, Intermediates, In-Process, Finished Product, or Stability samples using established analytical methods.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Follow good documentation practices for the accurate and timely documentation of all activities
Perform wet chemistry and instrumentation testing
Follow site HSE Policies
Assist with establishing & maintaining safe work standards in the lab
Peer review all levels of work
Conducts lab investigation
Uses communication skills to exchange information

DEPARTMENT SPECIFIC/NON-ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
LIMS entry and approval of data
Use of analytical balances, HPLC, GC, ICP, AA, KF Titrator, IR, UV, pH Meter, volumetric glassware
Wet testing like assay titrations, colorimetric tests, density, conductivity, TLC, heavy metals, and sieves
Maintain instrument readiness
Actively sustains laboratory housekeeping
Completion of hands-on and electronic training
Participates in area huddles or shift meetings
Other duties as assigned

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
Education: High School Diploma or equivalent required. Bachelors Degree in science related field (Chemistry, Biology) is preferred or Associates Degree with equivalent combination of education, experience, and competencies accepted.
Experience: Working knowledge of wet chemistry required
Preferred Skills/Qualifications: Working knowledge of analytical wet testing and/or instrumentation.
Experience in a cGMP environment is preferred.
Basic computer skills and familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite
Acquaintance with and understanding of application of basic chemistry/analytical principles, theories and concept
Use and/or Basic knowledge of industry practices and standards
Chromatography (GC/LC) and Spectroscopy experience a plus
Use of Chromeleon or other chromatography software is a plus
Previous Pharmaceutical experience is a plus