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Lab Technician

Warren, NJ 07059

Posted: 07/03/2023 Job Number: 24378666

Job Description


100% On-Site.
Pay ranges between $23 - $26.50 per hour.
Required Skills:
  • Requires Bachelor's degree in Microbiology, Molecular Biology, or related discipline and minimum 3 years of experience working in a regulated manufacturing environment.
  • An equivalent combination of experience/education is acceptable.
  • Microbiology lab experience strongly preferred.
  • Understanding of USP, EP, JP, and FDA microbiology testing requirements.
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Responds to challenges and additional projects in an understanding, positive, and objective manner.
  • Adaptable to dynamic conditions, work practices, and project timelines.
  • Ability to multitask, prioritize workload and interpret data accurately.
  • Able to communicate effectively with GDPO functional areas and external agencies.
  • Fosters teamwork and promotes an environment that motivates others to achieve our goals.
  • Working Conditions:
    • The incumbent will be required to wear uniform/ PPE to work in the manufacturing or laboratory environment.
    • The incumbent may be required to stand and walk for an extended amount of time.
    • The incumbent may be required to work hazardous materials.
    • Flexibility with schedule (weekends, holidays, extended hours, and rotating/staggered shift) is an absolute must.
    • Flexible to work shift structures.
    • Changes to work timings and assigned tasks may occur at very short notice to support business needs.

Project Description:
  • This position will work both independently and with the team to perform routine and non-routine microbiological testing and microbiology laboratory maintenance functions, where necessary.
  • Carry out responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies, procedures, and state, federal and local laws.
  • Ensure compliance with current Good Manufacturing Procedures (cGMP), USP, EU and other global regulatory requirements at all times.
  • Follow directions properly, work cooperatively as an individual contributor and as a team member.
  • Communicate effectively with QC peers, cross-functional peers, and management.
  • Assist in troubleshooting and solving problems that may come up in the day-to-day operation of the department.
  • Participate in aseptic process qualifications, such as aseptic gowning and media fill reads.
  • Perform Bacterial Endotoxin and Sterility Testing.
  • Perform growth promotion testing of microbiological media.
  • Perform Environmental Monitoring on a routine basis.
  • Perform microbial isolation techniques and perform Gram stain identifications.
  • Send out samples to contract labs and track results/reports.
  • Evaluate environmental/personnel monitoring samples and create NOEs for action levels.
  • Performs general laboratory cleaning/wipe-down.
  • Perform routine maintenance of lab equipment.
  • Under the guidance of management, support special project work.
  • Document laboratory test results on worksheets, forms and logbooks utilizing Good Documentation Practices.
  • Maintain lab inventory and order lab supplies and materials.
  • Receives and stocks test reagents, lab supplies and test media.
  • Support continuous improvement projects related to QC.
  • Author and revise controlled documents such as Standard Operating Procedures and Controlled Forms. Author non-routine Protocols/Validation Plans/ reports in support of projects.
  • Assist with investigations &CAPAs associated with Microbiological testing.
  • Support data trending and tracking of results.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned.

This 6+ month position starts ASAP.

Please E-MAIL your resume (attachment to email) with rate and availability to Jacqueline: jacqueline@alphaconsulting.Com




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