Analytical Laboratory Technician II - 3rd Shift (Various Positions)

Barceloneta, Puerto Rico
May 26, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
About AbbVie
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The main purpose of the Laboratory Technician is to performs chemical tests following the established procedures.  The main responsibilities are: 

    Performing laboratory analytical tests to the raw materials and finished products following the established parameters(Abbvie policies, FDA, cGMP) and applicable regulations without impact to the manufacturing cycle or the laboratory workflow. Document the results of the tests and analysis performed accurately. Perform preventive maintenance and standardize the laboratory equipment. Participate in the implementation of special projects and test method transfers. Resolve typical technical problems with minimum intervention of the scientist or others. Perform changes to existing procedures or create new ones, as required. Actively participate in the training of new employees. Responsible for the coordination and distribution of tasks when required. Prepare presentations as required.



    Associate degree in Natural Sciences with major in Chemistry. Minimum of two years experience in the pharmaceutical industry or equivalent in an analytical laboratory.
  • Knowledge and abilities in managing analytical instruments.

Significant Work Activities
Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
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