Softworld QC Lab Technician in Hamilton, Montana
QC Lab Technician
Employment Type: Contract
Job Number: 233982
Job Purpose: • Perform activities which support on-going QC Micro lab operations and Environmental/Utilities monitoring. • Has understanding of the QC equipment and processes within the scope of their responsibility. • Environment Health & Safety: Responsible for application of Bio safety and environmental guidelines. • Quality & Compliance: Understand and comply with current GMP regulations and quality systems. Promotes a quality mindset in every action, every day. • Continuous Improvement: Support operational excellence principles to bring about continuous improvement. Provide suggestions for process improvements (Just do It) • Accountability: Accountable for supporting QC Micro and site operations. Communicate a positive, professional attitude.
Key Behavioral Characteristics: • Customer Driven, Continuous Improvement and Flexibility • Education: College degree in scientific field REQUIRED (preference for Microbiology, Cellular Biology, Biology, Biochemistry) • GMP experience in pharmaceutical industry is a PLUS. • Perform testing following written methodologies and report results which are clear, defensible and right the first time. • Demonstrate understanding of the scientific principles for the assays which they perform and be able to trouble-shoot equipment as requested • Support and initiate routine lab investigations as requested • Support inventory management of QC supplies • Supports maintenance of QC lab records • Recognizes potential safety issues associated with procedures and equipment and notifies management. • Operates and assists with the routine maintenance of QC laboratory equipment within area of responsibility. • Comply with and understand GMP regulations • Assist in maintaining area of responsibility in a state of inspection readiness • Support and initiate Deviation and CAPA reports as necessary • Support and implement management decisions in a positive, professional manner • Duties may also include minimal handling of hazardous waste from laboratory activities to satellite storage areas. • Annual training on area-specific hazardous waste handling is required. This training satisfies annual RCRA training requirement for large quantity generators and is part of the site’ s RCRA compliance program. • Performs other departmental duties with direct supervision as assigned by management.