Sun Pharmaceuticals, Inc QC Analyst I in Billerica, Massachusetts
QC Analyst I
Location MA, Billerica
Job Category Quality Control
Employment Duration Full time
This position is located in Billerica, Massachusetts.
Performs various quality control tests on raw materials, in-process and final product using established Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and working in accord with current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs)
Area of Responsibility:
Performs analytical quality control tests and assays for release, stability, and complaint follow-up on raw materials, in-processing and final products.
Performs the quality control tests and assays and monitors equipment (i.e. water systems, environmental chambers). Maintains records of the data in manual logs.
Wash glassware/prepare reagents, solutions, and equipment for chemical tests and assays.
Basic training in use of Single Wavelength Ultraviolet/Visible (UV/VIS) Spectrometer, Conductivity Meter, pH meter, Dissolved Oxygen Analyzer, Karl Fischer Titrator, High temperature furnaces and oven, Fume Hoods, Stir/Hot Plates, Propane Burners, Compressed Gas Regulators and Cylinders
Good oral and written communication skills and ability to use these skills to follow specific instruction and report assay results (i.e. written SOPs)
Proficient with wet chemical methods and tests (USP, ACS, Titration, Limit tests, etc.)
Fundamental knowledge of chemical principles
Proficient with basic laboratory instrumentation
Basic computer skills
Works under general supervision following established procedures
Lab environment with moderate noise, heat, open flame and radiation in specific areas requiring appropriate safety equipment (i.e. gloves, lab coat, safety glasses and respirator)
Work with non-hazardous and hazardous chemicals, toxic metals and radioactive materials
Exposure to or use of syringes and needles
Requires access/work in chemical fume hoods
Requires access/work in class 100K, 10K or 100 clean room (mask and boots in conformance with environmental dress codes)
Stand, walk, sit, use hands and fingers to handle or feel, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, hear and talk
Lift up to 10 lbs.
Operates Computer/office machines
- Up to 2 %
Education and Job Qualification :
- BS in related scientific major
- Minimum 0-2 years related experience preferred