QC Laboratory Associate I at B. Braun Medical Inc.

Posted in Health Care 20 days ago.

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Location: Allentown, Pennsylvania





Job Description:

QC Laboratory Associate I

US-PA-Allentown

Job ID: 2019-15085
Type: Regular Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Quality
Allentown Mfg Facility

Overview

About B. Braun

B. Braun Medical Inc., a leader in infusion therapy and pain management, develops, manufactures, and markets innovative medical products and services to the healthcare industry. Other key product areas include nutrition, pharmacy admixture and compounding, ostomy and wound care, and dialysis. The company is committed to eliminating preventable treatment errors and enhancing patient, clinician and environmental safety. B. Braun Medical is headquartered in Bethlehem, Pa., and is part of the B. Braun Group of Companies in the U.S., which includes B. Braun Interventional Systems, Aesculap® and CAPS®.

Globally, the B. Braun Group of Companies employs more than 61,000 employees in 64 countries. Guided by its Sharing Expertise® philosophy, B. Braun continuously exchanges knowledge with customers, partners and clinicians to address the critical issues of improving care and lowering costs. To learn more about B. Braun Medical, visit www.BBraunUSA.com.



Responsibilities

Position Summary:

The QC Laboratory Associate I is responsible for fulfilling the needs of the Quality Control Department’s requirements for analytical testing in the biological and chemical areas, examination of product, components and performing equipment and process validations. The QC Laboratory Associate I is responsible for performing independent tasks of moderate complexity with some guidance from the higher-level positions, demonstrate some problem solving skills. The position is also responsible for the laboratory daily organizational duties.

Responsibilities: Essential Duties

  • Supports the Lab in the preparation and update of test methods/specification/procedures and related documents.
  • Assists in chemical testing activity.
  • Updates training activities and related SAP system.
  • Updates daily testing activity including trending.
  • Adheres to good laboratory practices, good documentation practices, good housekeeping and good manufacturing process.
  • Supports the Lab in achieving objectives/targets outlined by the Department Head.

The job function listed is not exhaustive and shall also include any responsibilities as assigned by the Supervisor from time to time.

Expertise: Knowledge & Skills

  • Requires working knowledge of technical field/area of specialization. Exercises general application of principles, theories and concepts. Follows established procedures and guidelines.
  • Works under direct supervision and from detailed verbal and/or written instructions. Uses established procedures to accomplish assigned task.
  • May require some limited judgement in resolving problems.
  • Contacts are primarily with department supervisors, leads, subordinates, and peers. Occasional contact with external contractors/vendors.


Qualifications

Expertise: Qualifications - Experience/Training/Education/Etc

Required:

  • Associate's degree required.
  • 0-02 years related experience required.
  • Applicable industry/professional certification required.
  • Regular and predictable on-site attendance
  • Secrecy and invention agreement and non-compete agreement, Ability to work non-standard schedule as needed

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands to handle or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.

B. Braun offers an excellent benefits package, which includes healthcare, a 401(k) plan, and tuition reimbursement. To learn more about B. Braun and our safety healthcare products or view a listing of our employment opportunities, please visit us on the internet at www.bbraunusa.com.

Through its “Sharing Expertise®” initiative, B. Braun promotes best practices for continuous improvement of healthcare products and services.

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