Associate Scientist, QC, 1st Shift (Sun-Thurs OR Tue-Sat)

Worcester, MA, US
Aug 09, 2019
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Our Quality Control Department at the AbbVie Bioresearch Center in Worcester, MA is looking for a dedicated Associate Scientist to join our team on 1st Shift, Sunday-Thursday or Tuesday-Saturday.

As an Associate Scientist, you will perform laboratory testing within a dynamic cGMP environment in support of one or more of the following areas: raw materials, in-process product, final bulk product, stability, and/or validation. You will also need excellent time management skills, the ability to assist in writing investigations and trending data and be an effective teammate.

Key Responsibilities Include:
  • Performs written test methods to support product and material releases
  • Comprehends and maintains a safe work environment for yourself and others; Understands, implements and maintains cGMP with respect to laboratory records, procedures and systems in accordance with procedural requirements
  • Performs a multitude of laboratory techniques for which you are trained
  • Completes assigned tasks within required timelines and works with others to accomplish business objectives
  • Revises procedures as necessary and provides continuous improvement support for the department
  • Assist with laboratory investigations in a timely fashion
  • Support a variety of testing techniques upon completion of training

  • Bachelors Degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Medical Technology, Biology or equivalent science degree with typically 2+ years of related work experience
  • HPLC and/or Capillary Electrophoresis experience
  • Spectrophotometric concentration determination
  • Experience providing training on laboratory techniques
  • LIMS sample management
  • Empower software experience
  • Working knowledge of advanced laboratory instrumentation
  • Compendial testing (USP/EP/JP) to support raw materials testing as needed
  • Maintaining critical laboratory inventory