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Sr. Quality Control Technician I

Job ID R0047960 Date posted Sep. 22, 2021 Location Social Circle, Georgia

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Job Description

Primary Duties

The Sr. Quality Control Technician I will assist in the development of lab test methods on raw materials, initial, in-process and final products, and samples collected from environmental monitoring programs at Takeda manufacturing facilities. Additional duties include:

  • Work under minimum supervision.

  • Assist with the installation and validation of sophisticated laboratory instrumentation and computer systems to collect and record data.

  • Perform advanced assays requiring precise analytical skills and understanding of microbiology and chemistry principles.

  • Complete all testing, including special project / protocol testing in a timely and appropriate manner.

  • Maintain data integrity and ensure compliance with company SOPs and specifications, FDA, GLP, QSR and cGMP regulations.

  • Investigate deviations and write exception documents.

  • Participate in functions involving teams, which impact production, increase efficiency, solve problems, generate cost savings and improve quality.

  • Perform laboratory and manufacturing audits as required.

  • Audit and update, as required, plant SOPs.

  • Perform equipment maintenance and calibrations as required.

Education & Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry, or Biological Science with Analytical Chemistry or Microbiology Laboratory coursework and 0-2 years’ experience

Key Skills, Abilities, and Competencies

  • Proficient in wet and instrumental methods of analyses.

  • Advanced laboratory skills and basic knowledge of statistical method.

  • Strong technical problem-solving skills

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks concurrently, and in a timely fashion.

  • Must communicate effectively (verbal and written) with supervisors and peers.

  • Must demonstrate effectiveness in ability to train others

  • Knowledge of most laboratory equipment including but not limited to autoclaves, incubators, analytical equipment

  • Must be proficient in a variety of mathematical operations and calculations and be able to work with both the metric and US standards of measurement.

  • Must be able to read and follow detailed written instructions and have good verbal/written communication skills.

  • Knowledge of basic chemical and biological safety procedures.

  • Good computer skills, knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Job posting excludes CO applicants.


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USA - GA - Social Circle - Hwy 278

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