QC Analyst I - Environmental Monitoring (3rd Shift)
The QC Analyst I will be responsible for performing functions including environmental monitoring, utilities monitoring, and testing in a facility that manufactures sterile products and tablets in a GMP environment.
Perform environmental monitoring in aseptic, classified, and controlled areas (routine, batch, quarterly EM). Direct support of the manufacturing schedule will be required, which may include over time, weekend or shift work, and holidays
Perform utilities monitoring (WFI, CLST, PW, RO, CAIR, NIT, PWTR) and testing (Endotoxin, TOC, Conductivity, Nitrates, Bioburden)
Enumerate organisms on cultured media for environmental monitoring and utility samples
Review of routine paperwork
Perform basic lab tasks such as hood cleans, autoclave, dry heat oven, lab cleans etc.
Ability to work hard and contribute to an enjoyable working environment
Ability to work safely; seek out and encourage safe practices Gowning in an aseptic environment
Self-starter that takes initiative to perform work with minimal supervision
Maintain documentation in accordance with GMP including timely recording of information
Pays attention to detail and ensures high quality work
Ability to cope with a rapidly changing work environment
Maintains a clean, organized lab environment
Commitment to teamwork
Willingness to learn new things
Commitment to continuous improvement in all areas
Effective communication with co-workers and supervisors
Preferred Education and Experience:
Associate or Bachelor Degree in a biological science
Relevant GMP lab experience
The successful employee will have the ability to function in a microbiological laboratory and manufacturing environment. The employee should have no inhibitions regarding safely handling microorganisms present in the laboratory and no health conditions/allergies that would prevent them from doing so or conditions which would prevent them from aseptically gowning.
The employee will be required to participate in an on call schedule for various shift, holiday, or weekend work as needed.
Prolonged periods of sitting or standing.
Occasional periods of repetitive motion
Walking, lifting, pushing and pulling carts, reaching, climbing, and bending may all be required.
Steel toe shoes, scrubs, safety glasses, and other PPE equipment must be worn based on job being performed.
Makeup and Jewelry will not be permitted for work in classified areas or other areas as necessary
Alkermes, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant because of race, creed, color, age, national origin, ancestry, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender expression and identity, disability, genetic information, veteran status, military status, application for military service or any other class protected by state or federal law. Alkermes also complies with all work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Alkermes is an E-Verify employer.
Alkermes, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant because of race, creed, color, age, national origin, ancestry, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, veteran status, military status, application for military service or any other class protected by state or federal law.