AMRI Quality Control Laboratory Technician in SPRINGFIELD, Missouri
Title: Quality Control Laboratory Technician
Job Number: 1004424
Quality Control Lab Technician in Springfield, MO
AMRI provides global contract research and manufacturing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.
The Quality Control Laboratory Technician is an integral part of the AMRI team, contributing to our success by testing raw materials, intermediates, finished goods and bulk pharmaceuticals, as well as in-process production testing in compliance with the requirements of AMRI. The Quality Control Lab Technician is expected to provide fast, accurate and efficient analytical support to the department’s customers, both internal and external.
Join our talented workforce, where a commitment to excellence and a customer focused attitude is everything. We pursue excellence because our work has the power to improve patients’ lives with the pharmaceuticals we develop and manufacture.
In this role, you will:
Perform cGMP analysis of samples utilizing analytical instrumentation and methodology including:
Spectrophotometry: ultraviolet and infrared.
Chromatography: Thin layer, GC, Head Space GC, HPLC and UPLC.
Particle size analysis: Manual Sieve, Jet Sieve and Laser diffraction
Wet Chemistry: Karl Fischer (water determinations), visual and potentiometric titrations, gravimetric determinations,
Visual inspection: visual color and clarity determinations.
Other analytical qualitative and quantitative determinations.
Use Computer technology: Empower chromatography data acquisition system, SAP, and Microsoft Office
Will understand the scientific and chemical terms and definitions used in the lab and in the methods.
Follow written methodology to make solvents and reagents used in the laboratory.
Conduct standardizations of the solutions and calibrations of the instruments.
Develop proficiency in analytical methods by analyzing all raw materials, intermediates, finished goods, and bulk pharmaceuticals.
Will adhere to documentation practices required in a regulated environment
Ensure priorities of the department are met by coordinating and changing priorities as needed to provide the maximum service to customers.
Provide consistent, accurate results by attention to detail and using correct mathematical skills.
Communicate analytical testing results clearly and accurately.
Perform or monitor multiple analyses simultaneously.
Actively participate in training and development to continuously increase knowledge of AMRI policy and procedures, software systems and analytical instrumentation
Troubleshoot instruments and methods.
At times may train other technicians on instruments and methods
At times may perform analysis of reference standards, stability samples and authentic samples.
Qualifications and background to be successful in this role:
The following knowledge and proficiency skills are required for this position to be acquired through;
a minimum of two years of college education in a science discipline, with at least six hours of chemistry credits OR a combination of education and/or experience working in an analytical laboratory setting
Good knowledge of analytical chemistry including wet chemistry and instrumental methods of analysis.
Strong computer and math skills.
Well-developed oral and written communication skills.
Ability to work with changing priorities in a high pressure environment with shift flexibility.
Willingness to work an 8 hour night shift after training
BS or BA degree in a science discipline
Experience with Empower CDS
All interested applicants must apply online. AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
EOE Protected Veterans/Disability