Adecco, a division of the world leader in the recruitment of office and finance professionals is currently recruiting for a Laboratory Tester-Chemicals job in Lititz, PA 17543 ** 2nd Shift** 2/2:30pm - 10/10:30pm General Summary: Under routine supervision, performs physical and chemical testing of raw materials, materials in process and finished product to assess conformance to applicable standards. Adheres to company policies, governmental and regulatory requirements and maintains adequate lab supplies. Duties & Responsibilities: 1. Performs laboratory testing of raw materials, materials in-process and finished products using classical wet methods and validated instrumental methods of analysis, in accordance with company test methods. 2. Assures that instruments used in analytical methods are calibrated and performing properly. 3. Performs investigational testing of complaint samples using appropriate analytical methods. 4. Performs standardization of solutions and instruments as required and records results in official logs. 5. Records all results of testing in logbooks, directly on report forms or into the laboratory computer system using proper documentation. Maintains records in accordance with cGMP. 6. Embraces and demonstrates the company's values on an on-going basis. 7. Performs other duties as assigned and directed. II. Additional Responsibilities: (Define key accountabilities and/or activities.) Under limited supervision and in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws/regulations, the Companies' policies, procedures and guidelines, this position: 1. Communicates potential problems and issues to the Team Leader in a timely manner. Review unusual assay results with the Team Leader to determine the method of solution, suggesting appropriate alternative tests. 2. Initiates and completes analytical laboratory investigations in a timely manner. 3. Acquires, maintains and applies current professional knowledge and skills associated with the job. 4. Demonstrates competent computer use (entry/retrieval). 5. Orders laboratory supplies as needed. 6. Adheres to regulatory, company and departmental requirements. 7. Experience with review of laboratory documentation for compliance to applicable standard operating procedures and guidelines. 8. Knowledge Validate/Approve results in LIMS. 9. Ensure quality and compliance in all my actions by: All employees o Attend GMP training on the schedule designated for my role and as appropriate for my role. o Adhere to strict compliance with procedures applicable to my role. o Exercise the highest level of integrity in the tasks that I perform. o In a timely and prompt manner, identify, report and seek correction for deviations noted in my workplace. o Embrace a behavior of employee involvement and commitment to doing the job right the first time. IV. Requirements: Education: Bachelor Degree in Chemistry, related science or the equivalent. Experience: A minimum of 1 years of analytical laboratory experience within the pharmaceutical or consumer healthcare industry. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 1. Experience with lab instrumentation/equipment such as pH, viscometer, FTIR, Near-IR, AA preferred. 2. Hands on set-up and troubleshooting experience with HPLC and GC required. 3. Experience with sample preparation required. 4. Experience with a chromatographic data acquisition system required. 5. Experience with Compendia USP and preferred experience with NF, EP and/or FCC required. 6. Computer skills with utilization of Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, and Excel) required. 7. Problem solving skills required, preferred experience with laboratory investigations. 8. Ability to work individually as well as in a team. 9. Self-motivated. Important information: This position is being recruited for by Adecco's National Recruitment Center, not your local Adecco Branch Office. To be considered for this position, you must use the "apply now" button to submit your resume. If you have questions about the position, you may contact firstname.lastname@example.org recruiting for this position listed above; however your resume must be received via the "apply now" button included within to be considered. The Adecco Group is a global leader in HR services. Our group connects over 700,000 associates with our business clients each day through our 6,600 offices in over 70 countries and territories around the world. We offer employment opportunities at any stage in your professional career. Contact us today to discuss available contract and direct hire positions. Adecco Group offers benefits including Holiday, 401(k), Insurance Benefit Plans and Service/Anniversary Bonus opportunities. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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