Ref No.: 18-41979
Location: Rochester, New York
Position Type:Contract
Skill Type
Skill Type:Professional
12 mos+ contract position located in Rochester NY.

Specific activities and responsibilities include but are not limited to: 
Performing testing on analytical equipment such as pH meter, viscometer, UV-VIS spectrophotometry, gas chromatograph, NIR, FTIR, FARA, and Chemwell in compliance with procedures.
 
Maintains and prepares instrumentation, reagents, and supplies.  Will require limited work in a freezer.
 
Completes analysis and calculations of data.  Generate reliable test data with correct significant figures and demonstrate ability to compute units found within the lab: ratios, dilutions, percentages, molarities and normality. Reviews data for accuracy and completeness.  Enters data into SAP.
 
Demonstrate understanding and effective use of statistical quality control, including use of control charts: plotting data and reacting to out-of-control situations.
 
Works rotational shift schedule as assigned, schedules are subject to change per business requirements.  Current rotational schedule is two A shifts (7:00 am -3:10 pm), two C shifts (11 pm - 7:10 am) and one B shift (3 pm-11:10 pm).
 
Careful attention to detail and accuracy of work is essential.  An understanding of cGMPs and documentation in a regulated industry and experience in laboratory documentation protocols and procedures is a plus.
 
Planning and organization of daily workload, high affinity toward teamwork and demonstrated problem solving using innovative solutions.
 
Communicates with Formulation and Coating on results, adjustments, and scheduling priorities.
 
Conducts laboratory investigations and creates non-conformances as required.
 
Performs validation or documentation updates as assigned.
 
Qualifications
BS degree in Science, Engineering, or other related field is required.  
A minimum of 1 years' experience in a laboratory is required.