Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Sample Logistics Associate

Location
Devens, MA, US
Posted
Aug 02, 2018
Ref
R1508644
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Summary:

To support QC analytical testing in support of the biologics Bulk Drug Substance (BDS) manufacturing using defined methods in a cGMP compliant laboratory. If trained on QC analytical testing, the individual assures test results are accurately recorded and abnormal data or equipment/instrument malfunctions are promptly reported to his/her supervisor.

Responsibilities:
  • Performs receipt of raw materials, in-process, non-routine, release and stability of the Bulk Drug Substance (BDS) in a cGMP environment for both commercial and clinical products
  • Manages test reserves, reserves and BDS retains; disposes of samples as per applicable procedures.
  • Performs sample management including sample tracking, aliquot preparation and sample distribution.
  • Support QC-TS (Technical Support) and BDB (Biological Development Building) teams to receive and aliquot samples for technical transfer activities.
  • Communicates issues with sample processing to area management.
  • Provide direct support to lab personnel to trouble shoot sample management issues.
  • Order, inventory and reconcile critical reagents.
  • Prepare samples to be shipped to 2nd and 3rd parties
  • Receive and process shipments/samples from 2nd and 3rd parties
  • Performs Appearance testing on both BDS and DP (Drug Product) samples
  • Performs DP testing (such as reconstitution time, weigh variation, etc).
  • Log in nonroutine LIMS jobs to support qualification testing, investigations and Tech transfer activities.


Qualifications:
  • Knowledge of science generally attained through studies resulting in a B.S. in chemical sciences, a related discipline, or its equivalent is required.
  • High aptitude for customer service; customer oriented and customer service experience a plus
  • Some understanding of regulatory standards.
  • Some relevant experience in a biologics QC lab preferred.