Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Senior Sample Logistics Associate

Devens, MA, US
May 02, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

1. Performs receipt of raw materials, in-process, release and stability of the BDS in a cGMP environment.
2. Performs sample management including sample tracking, aliquot preparation and sample distribution.
3. Support the MT and MS& T groups for sample receipt and processing.
4. Communicates issues with sample processing to area lead or Manager.
5. Provide direct support to lab personnel to trouble shoot sample management issues.
6. Reconciles critical reagent inventory.
7. Prepares sample receipt and shipping activities across sites and to contract laboratories.
8. Writes and revises SOPs for managerial review and approval.
9. Trains less experienced analysts on routine test methods.
10. Participates on a variety of teams in support of business improvement projects.

  • Knowledge of science generally attained through studies resulting in a B.S. in chemical sciences, a related discipline, or its equivalent is required.
  • A working knowledge of regulatory standards as they apply to biopharmaceutical manufacturing.
  • A minimum of 2 years relevant experience in Biologics QC laboratory or related biopharmaceutical cGLP or cGMP lab.

Works in teams and have continual interaction with members of his/her team as well as other teams throughout the facility in order to exchange information regarding sample availability and/or submission to QC.

Shall have daily contact with her/his supervisory staff for work assignments, coaching and general management discussions.

Occasional contact with other line management staff relating to specific project responsibilities may be expected.

Primarily work in a cGMP laboratory and follow techniques which require one to be alert, giving a high attention to detail, to properly use Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and to handle hazardous materials.

Overtime work may be required on weekdays, weekends, holidays, and during adverse weather conditions in support of manufacturing facility.

Flexibility to work irregular hours and short notice overtime.

Works on assignments that are moderately complex in nature where judgment is required in resolving problems and making routine recommendations. Sr Associates should be observant of their work area and related tools and identify and/or report any discrepancy from normal procedures, recommending corrective action.

Shift is from Sunday - Wednesday 6 am to 4 pm.