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Laboratory Associate
Ref No.: 18-19286
Location: Durham, North Carolina
  • Position Summary: This is a temp to hire role.
    3rd shift- Monday- Friday 10:00pm-6:30am

    Training will be on the first shift

    To perform raw material sampling and bulk testing. Provide backup coverage for basic laboratory testing of raw materials. Perform all non-micro finished goods testing and create COAs in Zontec. Perform material handling functions for quality in the warehouse.
    Key Responsibilities (in descending order of importance):
    Perform raw material sampling and labeling (release and/or expired)
    Bulk testing, release, and labeling
    Perform non-micro finished goods testing
    Box all retain samples and log samples in retain log
    Retrieve all finished goods samples from production and stage samples for testing in the lab.
    Quality Projects as assigned
    Audit BMPs
    Generate reports relating to raw materials from SAP
    Provide backup for basic chemical testing (ex. Organoleptic, pH, SPG, Penetration) of raw material testing
    Initiate OOS, Deviations, Client as needed
    Sample expired bulk
    Perform swabbing for environmental monitoring process
    Additional Responsibilities as Assigned:
    Perform Visual inspections of production lines
    Audit line clearance
    Proficient with the capability to review Zontec Data from both the production lines and quality lab to ensure that finished goods meet the required quality requirements.
    Perform AQL inspections on finished goods as needed
    Ability to conduct an Quality Investigation and complete associated quality documentation
    Scope Factors:
    Follow all Safety, GLP, GDP, and GMP regulations and procedures
    RFI Participant and/or Lead.
    FI Participant as assigned.
    Create JIBS and JAs relevant to job functions
    Perform material handling functions for quality labeling.
    Order and maintain supplies needed for raw material sampling
    Perform all training related to safety, GMP, sustainability, and environmental
  • Requirements:
    Minimum Requirements:
    Education Level/Degree; Years and Type of Experience: High School diploma required, and at least six months of cosmetic manufacturing laboratory experience.
    Skills and Abilities:
    Demonstrated knowledge using appropriate laboratory instrumentations is required
    Demonstrated knowledge and understanding GMPs and GLPs
    Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of Microsoft office and efficient
    Knowledge and understanding of laboratory safety is required
    Ability to maintain forklift certification
    Ability to lift minimum of 20lbs
    Ability to work in a lab environment and warehouse environment