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Analytical Scientist- Quality Control Lab Technician
Ref No.: 18-40447
Location: Rochester, New York
Position Type:Contract
Shift:First, Second, Third
Job Category:Biotech/Pharmaceutical
Benefits:401K, Dental Insurance, Medical Insurance
*1 year contract position with additional opportunity based upon performance and continued business need*

Job Description:
This position will be responsible for in-process and final release testing for our Analytical Laboratory.  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. 

BS degree in Science, Engineering, or other related field is required. 
A minimum of 1 years’ experience in a laboratory is required.
Experience in SAP, OTIS or TrackWise a plus.

Pay Rate: $22.50 per hour
Drug and background screenings required

On-Board Services provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. Additionally, our client for this opening does not permit the use of Corp-to-Corp (C2C) candidates.