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Analytical Chemist - Level 1
Ref No.: 18-23213
Location: East Durham, NY, Virginia
Job Description
Job Title: Analytical Chemist - Level 1 US
Location: East Durham, NY 12423
Duration:6 months
  • Support Operations by analyzing raw materials, intermediate batches, packaging and finished products as required.
  • Responsible for trouble shooting and investigating out of specification results.
  • Perform analytical testing on all incoming Raw Materials as per our reduced testing program as well as an annual full testing using USP/NF, FCC, Pharmacopoeia and client's methodology.
  • Responsible for the disposition of raw materials, intermediates, batches, and finished products in a timely manner.
  • Data entry of test results.
  • Investigate out of specification results.
  • Support method and/or product transfer and NPI activity as necessary.
  • Preparation, documentation and maintenance of test solutions and standards.
  • Maintain, calibrate, and validate laboratory equipment.
  • Ensures that GMP, Quality, Health & Safety are considered in all aspects of role. Perform other duties as directed by QC Specialist or QC manager.
Key Responsibilities (10 bullet points maximum)
  • Describe the key deliverables to be achieved by the post holder and the onaoina responsibilities of the role
  • Routine testing of raw material, bulk batch, packaging and stability samples.
  • Authority to notify Operations in manufacturing or filling processes if a problem affecting the quality of the product has been discovered.
  • Authority to initiate investigations in quality related issues.
  • Authority to quarantine bulk or finished products if the need arises.
  • Investigate out of specification and out of trend data,and recommend CAPA.
  • Participate on cross-functional teams
  • Comply with all safety procedures and policies
  • Participate in Operational Excellence initiatives and programs
  • Incorporate Lean Sigma/ Lean Lab principles into ways of working
  • Flexibility to work extended hours (including weekends) to achieve results as needed.