Stability Lab Technician in Montvale, NJ at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 4/28/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Montvale, NJ
  • Job Type:
    Science
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/28/2018
  • Job ID:
    826609

Job Description


Apex Life Sciences is in search of a Stability Lab Technician for an immediate opening. Please send your resume to woodbridgels@apexlifesciences.com for consideration and reference “Stablility Lab Technician” in the subject line.

Description:

Responsibilities: 
•Responsible for the production of lab samples and product testing (performance, stability, analytical, etc.). 
•Perform chemical and physical analyses on raw materials, prototypes and finished products. 
•Interpret test results and investigations. 
•Collect data needed for product registration with federal, state and other regulatory agencies. 
•Perform other assignments delegated by immediate supervisor. 
•Perform routine standardization and maintenance of lab equipment. 

1) Lab management 
a. Equipment calibration 
b. DI water verification 
c. Ordering of chemicals/supplies 
d. Maintaining safety standards (PEL lists, eye wash inspections) 
e. Updating chemical inventory, sourcing SDSs, regularly disposing of expired chemicals 
f. Managing lab waste with Jeff’s guidance 
g. Ensuring a safe work environment 
2) Conducting tab inspections 
3) Assisting Olti/Farid with demo development & claims support 
4) Conducting R&D testing required for consumer complaints 
5) Working with Packaging to inspect/qualify new packaging 
6) Supporting product development with raw material assessments (attrition testing) 
7) Setting up stability testing (filling jugs, sealing doybags, etc.) and placing into appropriate chambers 
8) Carrying out tests on tabs, powder, booster, rinse-aid 
a. Tabs: weight, hardness, friability, solubility, active oxygen, pH, P & M values 
b. Powder: total/free moisture, sieve analysis, bulk density, active oxygen, pH, P & M values 
c. Booster: sieve analysis, bulk density, flowability, weight loss 
d. Rinse-aid: pH, cloud point, refractive index 
9) Maintaining instruments used for stability testing 
a. Preparing 10% KI solutions for active oxygen testing 
b. Disposing of sulfuric acid titrant waste 
c. Etc. 
10) Maintaining an accurate ELN to ensure reproducibility of experiments and a log of data 
11) Managing time to complete tasks efficiently and prioritizing work load 
12) Troubleshooting any other problems, tasks, projects as needed 


Qualifications: 
•Possess a good technical background in Chemistry or equivalent of education and experience. 
•Basic knowledge of laboratory safety. 
•Good computer skills (Word, Excel. Etc.). 
•Strong written and verbal communication skills.

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.