Clinical - Lab Technician II in North Haven, CT at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 5/16/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
    Science
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/16/2018
  • Job ID:
    849504

Job Description


Seeking a Clinical Lab Technician with 2+ years’ sterilization experience. This position will be supporting the Sterilization Group and experience must exclude working in a lab, performing batch record reviews, monitoring, data analysis (EXCEL), etc. For immediate consideration, please send your updated resume to zburrell@apexlifesciences.com

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

  • The Quality Technician II position is an entry-level position whose major purpose is to support the North Haven Laboratory Services Sterilization Group.
  • This includes but is not limited to:
    • clinical sterilization batch record review / disposition and assisting with preparation & support of various sterilization / quality related projects.
  • The North Haven Laboratory Services Department located in Connecticut directly supports manufacturing locations worldwide.
  • The Quality Technician II works both individually and as part of a team.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Follow standard operating procedures (SOPs) and gain certification through on the job training from team leader.
  • Perform sterilization batch record reviews across various sterilization processes executed both in-house and contract.
  • Receive and preserve sterilization cycle batch records (electronic & hardcopy) from in-house and contract sterilizers using established procedures.
  • Develop an understanding of sterilization processing and the various monitoring criteria utilized.
  • Assist sterilization specialists with preparation and support of various sterilization / quality related projects as needed.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

Education:

  • High school diploma required.

Experience:

  • Minimum 2 years of previous data analysis related experience required.

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Proficiency with algebra, identifying inconsistencies, documentation, quality records.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) required.

Skills/Competencies:

  • Listening, demonstrated communication skills (both written and verbal), organization, time management, planning skills, reliable and responsible, capable of independently working.

ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS/SCOPE:

  • The Quality Technician II position reports directly to the Senior Engineering Supervisor of Sterilization.
  • The Quality Technician II will have frequent contact with various specialists within the North Haven Laboratory Services Department.
  • The work performed by the Quality Technician II will directly affect the timely release of clinical product, across manufacturing plants, being accepted for sterility assurance into the market.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

  • The Quality Technician II position will be exposed to the following work environments: office, some warehouse environment, some sterilizer environment, some laboratory environment, moderate lifting, and potential for working with microorganisms.
  • Frequent computer use and deskwork is required.
  • Oral and auditory capacity enabling interpersonal communication as well as communication through automated devices such as telephone and e-mail.
  • Moderate physical effort required by handling objects up to 20 pounds occasionally.

Occasional:

Activity exists less than 1/3 of the time.

Frequent:

Activity exists between 1/3 and 2/3 of the time.