Lab Coordinator - R&D at Careerbuilder in Cranbury, New Jersey

Posted in Other 17 days ago.

Job Description:

Oversee day to day lab needs and daily verification activities

Manage and maintain inventory for samples, standards, reagents, columns etc. for the lab.

Enter purchase requisitions in JDE to procure lab equipment, chemicals, standards, columns, supplies, RLD, CRO services etc. as required.

Receive shipments at front door as well as at back loading dock. Arrange/handover the shipment to corresponding employee.

Receive all shipments in to JDE and archive the shipping documents.

Ship/coordinate sample or document shipments from Cranbury as per request

Coordinate facility cleaning as well as maintenance services including security & safety alarm, waste disposal, licensing, Cintas for lab coats etc.

Participate in lab inspection readiness activities

Act as site point of contact for safety and its related training. Prepare monthly safety reports for corporate

Any additional duties/ projects as required


Bachelor's degree required

2+ years of experience in Pharmaceutical GMP lab environment required.

Good working knowledge of cGMPs, GLPs and GDPs are desired.

Company Overview

Akorn, Inc. is a niche pharmaceutical company that develops, manufactures and markets generic and branded prescription pharmaceuticals as well as animal and consumer health products. We specialize in difficult-to-manufacture sterile and non-sterile dosage forms including: ophthalmics, injectables, oral liquids, topicals, inhalants, and nasal sprays. Akorn markets its products to retail pharmacies, ophthalmologists, optometrists, physicians, veterinarians, hospitals, clinics, wholesalers, distributors, group purchasing organizations, and government agencies.

EEO Statement

Akorn, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and takes pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.