EPA Associate Scientist - 1st Shift
Location:
Memphis , Tennessee
Posted:
February 03, 2017
Reference:
00001H7L
POSITION SUMMARY:


PharMEDium Services, a division of AmerisourceBergen, is a growing outsourcing compounding organization servicing hospitals nationwide. Our growth now has encouraged our business to seek Scientist to perform sterility and analytical testing in our sterility testing lab. This position will report to the Quality Organization of PharMEDium.

Associate Scientist at this facility will perform quantitative and qualitative analysis of our compounded admixed product for distribution to customers nationwide. Associate Scientist will abide by all documentation procedures and maintain a level of professionalism throughout each working day. The scientist must be familiar with and knowledgeable of cGMP/GLP and 21 CFR Part 11 procedures. All applicants for this position must embody and demonstrate the PharMEDium Core Values: Patient Safety, Flawless Quality, Operational Excellence, Employee Well Being, Service Excellence, and Respectful and Collaborative Environment.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Perform testing using aseptic technique in a laminar Airflow Clean Bench

  2. Per Procedures Maintain all Documents for Laboratory Analysis

  3. Perform rapid sterility testing per procedure and report results per cGMP/GLP Guidelines

  4. Identify OOL results and follow the guidance of supervision through investigation process

  5. Receiving, storage, and logging in samples for testing analysis

  6. Maintain the daily cleanliness of the laboratory

  7. Maintains Supply Inventory for Laboratory

  8. Orders Supplies and other materials

  9. Follow Standard Operating Procedures

  10. Maintenance of Laboratory Documents

  11. Support in all regulatory inspections: FDA, DEA, Board of Pharmacy, and Internal Audits




Qualifications:
EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
  1. BS Degree in Applicable science (college laboratory research experience accepted).
  2. Aseptic Technique knowledge preferred
  3. Knowledge of laboratory equipment and/or theory
  4. Knowledge of basic laboratory safety
  5. Ability to execute planned projects
  6. Excellent communication skills
  7. Computer knowledge of spreadsheet software, Microsoft Word and Excel
  8. Knowledge of documentation of experiments

MINIMUM SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITY REQUIREMENTS:

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