SHIFT SCHEDULE: TUESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY, FIRST SHIFT HOURS
Using the applicable internal and external standards/SOP s, performing testing activities that ensure required quality and safety standards are being met for our products.
Safety/Housekeeping Keep work areas clean and free of hazards or dangerous conditions
Perform laboratory housekeeping
Follow all laboratory safety regulations, and promote positive safety behaviors
Maintain audit readiness in laboratory
Planning Ensure supplies and equipment are available to meet test schedules.
Plan and execute testing schedules with minimal supervision
Technical To perform testing activities that ensure required quality and safety standards are being met for our products.
Perform routine chemical and physical analysis of finished products per schedule and per standards/SOPs
Collect and analyze critical utilities samples (PW, WFI, Steam)
Collect, calculate, and interpret test results
Enter and report test results
Write and take ownership for SOPs related to testing, laboratory operations and/or equipment operation
Perform investigative testing to support laboratory investigations; participate in root cause analysis
Perform and review equipment calibration and maintenance
Conduct peer review and approval of data collected by co-workers
Lead lab initiatives/projects or programs
Train analysts on internal procedures and test methods
Perform statistical analysis
Team Cooperate and support coworkers to enhance overall capability of the organization.
Participates in problem solving and troubleshooting of laboratory issues and methodology
Demonstrate flexibility in work hours
Demonstrate Alcon Values and Behaviors
Interfaces Coordinate/support other departments to ensure smooth execution of work.
Effective communication skills both verbal and written concerning testing, sampling, and scheduling with other departments and external labs
Data Integrity Ensures laboratory assays and documentation are accurate records of work performed.
Ensures all laboratory data and documentation is in compliance with cGMP requirements.
Supports maintenance of laboratory systems, equipment and analytical methods in a validated state.
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Bachelors of Science degree. Prefer Bachelors of Science in Chemistry or Biochemistry
QC Analyst II - 2 4 years applicable experience in Pharma field or related industry, experience with laboratory requirements and equipment.
QC Analyst II
Experience with chromatography software
Experience with equipment and method validation
Experience with training other associates
QC Analyst II
Experience with technical data review of laboratory data and test results
Experience with conducting laboratory investigations and authoring deviation reports
Experience with Compendial methods
Experience with analytical troubleshooting and problem resolution
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