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Randstad US associate ii, quality control - sample management in norwood, Massachusetts

associate ii, quality control - sample management.

  • norwood , massachusetts

  • posted 10 days ago

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  • $25 - $42 per hour

  • contract

  • bachelor degree

  • category life, physical, and social science occupations

  • reference47830

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job summary:

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location: Norwood, Massachusetts

job type: Contract

salary: $25 - 42 per hour

work hours: 9 to 5

education: Bachelors


The individual in this role will perform cGMP QC sample management activities for QC Chemistry, Microbiology, Bioassay, and various Development labs.

  • Sample coordination including cross functional collaboration with internal and external labs

  • Receipt, processing, distribution and shipment of the following sample types:

  • In-Process, DS, Formulation and DP

  • Equipment cleaning

  • Stability

  • Raw Materials

  • Coordinating domestic and international sample shipments

  • Communication with external Contract Test Labs (CTLs)

  • Interact with Development teams in a GMP compliant manner

  • Inspect product and raw material retention samples

  • LIMS (LabVantage) sample logging and result entry

  • AQL visual inspection of drug product

  • Stability program support

  • Controlled temperature unit management, maintenance and troubleshooting

  • Clean room gowning

  • Managing/stocking of QC lab supplies

  • Write/revise SOPs, protocols and reports

  • Complete and maintain cGMP documentation for work performed

  • Participate in authoring quality systems records such as deviations, change controls, CAPAs.

  • Support non-conformance investigations

  • Establish and maintain a safe laboratory working environment

  • This position will support first shift QC Sample Management operations at Moderna, Wednesday through Saturday

  • Additional duties as may be assigned from time to time


  • Education: Bachelor's degree in a relevant scientific discipline

  • Experience: At least two years in a cGMP laboratory setting

  • Demonstrated aptitude or ability to learn in order to gain a strong understanding of GxP regulations.

  • General laboratory operations (Pipette and analytical balance use.)

  • Strong technical writing skill

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Programs

  • Quick learner with electronic databases (e.g. LIMS, SAP, LMS)

  • Strong written and oral communication skills as well as organizational skills

  • General knowledge of industry standards and guidelines for quality control laboratory operation

  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively under established guidelines and instructions

  • Ability to collaborate effectively in a dynamic, cross-functional matrix environment.

  • Be able to follow the relevant Standard Operation Procedures as written.

  • Ability to efficiently prioritize and complete multiple projects and tasks in a fast-paced environment.

  • A desire to make an impact as part of a high-growth, transformational company that is Bold, Relentless, Curious, and Collaborative.

skills: Quality control, SOP, GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice), LIMS (Laboratory Information Management System

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

At Randstad, we welcome people of all abilities and want to ensure that our hiring and interview process meets the needs of all applicants. If you require a reasonable accommodation to make your application or interview experience a great one, please contact

Pay offered to a successful candidate will be based on several factors including the candidate's education, work experience, work location, specific job duties, certifications, etc. In addition, Randstad offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health, an incentive and recognition program, and 401K contribution (all benefits are based on eligibility).

Applications accepted on ongoing basis until filled.