QC Scientist II

Thermo Fisher Scientific - Greenville, NC3.5

Job Description

When youre part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, youll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and youll be supported in achieving your career goals.

Location/Division Specific Information
The drugs we make in the Pharma Services Group (PSG) touch over 1 Million people around the world every day that equates to 12 people every second. PSG includes Fisher Clinical Services clinical trials products, services and expertise as well as the capabilities of recently acquired Patheon, an established leader in both small- and large-molecule development and manufacturing solutions. Our Greenville site manufactures sterile injectables, tablets and capsules. It also offers stability storage and testing, and API and large-molecule development.

How you will make an impact:
Youll provide moderately complex analyses in a chemistry or microbiological environment within defined procedures and practices. Youll also Perform analytical methods for moderately complex testing on raw materials, samples, stability, production intermediates, environmental monitoring, sterility tests, growth promotion, microbial limits tests, and/or and antimicrobial effectiveness tests. Youll support internal development and/or manufacturing operations. Youll also make detailed observations and reviews, documents, and communicates test results and recommends solutions.

What you will do
Conduct moderately complex chemical and physical testing of pharmaceutical raw materials, packaging components, finished products, microbiological, and stability samples by internally developed and compendial test methods.
Execute validated test methods for pharmaceutical raw materials and finished products for strength, impurities, identity, and dissolution by HPLC, GC, dissolution, spectroscopy, and traditional quantitative analysis, utilizing HPLC, GC, LC/MS, dissolution, spectroscopy, and/or traditional wet chemical testing.
Recognize and reports out-of-specification or unexpected results and non-routine analytical and product problems; recommends solutions.
Maintain and troubleshoots analytical instrumentation as needed.
Clearly and accurately communicates the results of work by creating documentation of the testing/analysis and obtained results. Records and reports results of analysis in accordance with prescribed lab procedures and systems. May interact with clients.
Prepare and assists in filing regulatory documents in support of internal projects. Provides communications with outside departments, corporate sites, agencies, and clients.
Write SOPs and other instructional documents.
Clean and organize work area, instrumentation, and testing materials. Cleans HPLC and dissolution systems after use.
Perform all duties in strict compliance with Standard Operating Procedures, Good Manufacturing Practices, Good Laboratory Practices, and Safety guidelines. Maintains the necessary compliance status required by company and facility standards.
How will you get here

Bachelors degree in physical science, preferably in Chemistry or Biology.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Requires a minimum of 2 years of experience performing tests or analyses for pharmaceutical raw materials, finished products, or microbiological samples.
Experience with common office software and chromatographic data acquisition systems.
Experience with EMPOWER preferred
**Position requires flexibility in schedule due to supporting in-process testing

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