Georgia Employer SENIOR LABORATORY TECHNICIAN in Atlanta, Georgia
Senior Laboratory Technician Job LocationsUS-GA-Marietta, GeorgiaJob ID 2018-3714 Overview This position is responsible for processing samples for assigned tests in compliance with GLP, GMP and ISO standards. Responsibilities Perform testing on clients samples: membrane filtration, pour plating, repetitive recovery, inoculated recovery Perform plate counting & calculations Prepare & package samples for sterilizer Perform environmental monitoring Perform daily laboratory maintenance & QA/QC checklist Assist with test method development Train and qualify personnel on tests and laboratory activities Demonstrate testing for audits Participate in higher level testing and studies Works on routine assignments per written procedures, where ability to recognize deviation from accepted practice is required. Normally receives minimal instructions on routine work and detailed instructions on new assignments. Works under close supervision from supervisor or senior personnel. May be required to work holidays and weekends May be required to work overtime Contributes to the overall operations and to the achievement of departmental goals Perform job specific tasks in compliance with applicable Regulations, International Standards, and WuXi AppTec Policies and Standard Operating Procedures. May be required to assist in other departments Other duties as assigned Qualifications Experience / Education Associates or Bachelorï¿½s Degree 2-3 years of revelant experience working in a regulated environment (outside of school) Knowledge / Skills / Abilities: Proficient in oral & written communication skills Need to be able to read, write and understand English Proficient in Microsoft (Excel, Word, Outlook) Ability to work in a team environment and independently as required Thorough understanding of Good Laboratory Practices and Good Manufacturing Practices Physical Requirements: Must be able to perform activities with repetitive motions Must be able to work in lab setting with exposure to biohazards / chemicals Must be able to wear appropriate PPE Must be able to work in environment with variable noise levels Clarity of Vision ï¿½ not color blind Stand / sit / walk for long periods of time. Lift a negligible amount of weight frequently or constantly Be able to push, pull, bend Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled WuXi AppTec Group is a leading pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, and medical device capability and technology platform company with 16,000 employees globally, including more than 13,000 dedicated scientists. Through its 28 R&D sites worldwide, and a total of 6.0 million square feet of office, laboratory and manufacturing space, WuXi Group provides comprehensive platform capabilities in small molecule R&D and manufacturing, biologics R&D and manufacturing, cell and gene therapy R&D and manufacturing, medical device testing, and molecular testing and genomics. Today, WuXi platform is enabling more than 3,000 innovative collaborators from more than 30 countries to bring innovative healthcare products to patients.