191711 - QC Scientist/ Engineer
CA-Central California
Up to $30.00 DOE
6 months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a QC Scientist/ Engineer for an opening inFremont, CA.

Using Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), the QC Engineer/Scientist I will perform routine testing of raw materials. The QC Engineer/Scientist I will be responsible for all aspects of laboratory operations, such as sample receipt, data generation, product verification, data analysis and summarization, out-of-specification investigations, instrument qualifications, and all other QC lab supporting activities.

Performs routine testing and analysis of raw materials according to established quality control procedures using different instrument platforms. Documents test results, complete batch records, document problems and other relevant information under cGMPs. Maintains and analyze lot histories for trends and discrepancies. Performs initial review on departmental paperwork; completed batch records. Performs initial troubleshooting of issues which arise during routine analysis, perform out of specification (OOS investigations) and if needed, initiate non-conformance (NCAR) reports. Initiates OOS, NCARs and Variances, as required. Performs initial troubleshooting of issues which arise during routine analysis under the direction of the Supervisor and Technical Operations. Documents test results, problems and other relevant information under cGMPs. Performs simple procedure and worksheet revisions, as necessary. Participates in departmental meetings. Maintain laboratory space and participate in lab clean ups. Performs other responsibilities to support the needs of the department, as assigned by Supervisor. Keeps department lead or supervisors updated on all issues.

Strong laboratory skills including pipetting, safety, and hazardous chemical handling. Understanding of cGMP and how it applies to the work environment is preferred. High level of reading comprehension and verbal communication skills. Ability to follow written and verbal directions with a high level of accuracy. Must be able to write clear, understandable documentation. Manual dexterity must be able to lift/move up to 20 pounds. Must be detail oriented and perform the work at a consistent level. Intermediate word processing and spreadsheet software skills. Strong organizational skills to be able to manage priorities and multiple tasks simultaneously. Ability to perform simple data analysis and to summarize results. Basic math skills including calculation of concentrations and dilutions and a strong grasp of algebraic concepts. Working knowledge of clinical analyzers is a plus.

Minimum Accredited BS/BA in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or Bioscience with 0-2 yrs Quality Assurance/Quality Control experience, preferably in the medical diagnostics industry.

Shift: Mon - Fri.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Zachary Fasano
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x252 or (800) 927-9318 x252

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.