QC Chemist II, Finished Product

1st Shift
16 Elkins, East Brunswick
Posted 4 weeks ago

 Key Responsibilities:   

  • In a team environment, perform duties which include but not limited to assisting work, disciplines, coaching, training to Quality control employees.  
  • Maintains laboratory documentation with details of test procedures, raw data and final results in accordance with regulatory guidelines.  
  • Performs Calibrations, Standardization’s, and routine maintenance of instrumentation as needed.  
  • Performs QC testing for drug substances, products and equipment cleaning samples. If necessary, performs other QC activities such as involved in method transfer.  
  • Perform Physical testing, Perform sampling (raw materials, Cleaning validation, and micro) according to approved procedures.  
  • Working knowledge in the calibration of Laboratory equipment used for chromatographic testing (HPLC/GC) and other laboratory analytical equipment (UV spectrophotometer, pH and conductivity meter, analytical balances, Moisture analyzer, Hardness tester, Friabilator, etc). Maintains advanced knowledge of these techniques and instruments including training and troubleshooting capabilities.  
  • Manages routine testing support for QC samples (Dissolution/HPLC/GC/Physical testing), Conducts laboratory disposition of materials (waste/expired chemicals) under cGMP guidelines.  
  • Ensuring that laboratory documentation complies with regulatory guidelines. Responds to out-of-specification test results in accordance with regulatory guidelines and quickly isolates material issues from testing issues.  
  • Maintains operations-focused high throughput, quick responsive materials release testing which meets the needs of internal/external customers and Heritage business goals.  
  • Responsible for three Quality Control laboratories including Wet Lab, Dissolution Lab, and HPLC lab.  
  • All other job-related duties.   

Specialized Skills and Knowledge  

  • Working knowledge of a variety of laboratory analytical techniques and instruments including many of the following: pH meters, Analytical balances, Moisture analyzer, Hardness tester and Friabilator etc.  
  • Ability to operate different types of Chromatographic software related to HPLC/GC. Familiar with Chromatographic software such as Class VP, waters Empower, and EZ Chrom etc.  
  • Understands and uses good quantitative techniques in performing analytical tests and has the math skills to ensure correct calculation of the final result. Has the ability to understand and follow written methodologies in accordance with cGMP standards. Understands and applies USP general chapters.  
  • Computer skills for the operation of laboratory equipment and for data processing/storage.  
  • Working knowledge and interpretations of cGMP.   

Key Competencies: 

1. Verbal and written Communication/Job Knowledge  

2. Planning, Coordination, Initiative and Teamwork  

3. Ability to work on laboratory investigations initiations like Event, LDN, OOT, and RMF  

Key Requirments: 

Education/Certifications:   

  • Minimum BS in Chemistry or science related field with 5-8 years of experience in science regulated discipline. Wet chemistry, dissolution, HPLC/GC Chromatography functional knowledge is preferred.   

Physical Demands and Factors:  

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand. The employee is frequently required to walk; sit; use hands; talk; and hear. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop; kneel; crouch. The employee must occasionally lift and or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and color vision.  
  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.   

This job description is not all-inclusive. It acts as a guideline and is subject to change over time. Additional duties may be assigned based on business needs  

Avet Pharma is an equal opportunity employer.  

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Job CategoryQuality Control

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