Senior Associate DPD Laboratory Coordinator

Employer
Pfizer
Location
Groton, Connecticut
Posted
Oct 01, 2021
Ref
4826866
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
ROLE SUMMARYThe Drug Product Design (DPD) Lab Coordinator will engage in the monitoring and execution of DPD Groton laboratory operations (drug substance solid form, solids/liquids/topics formulations, pharmaceutics research) including supplies, equipment set-up coordination & maintenance, vendor interface, IT support, safety, and collection of operational metrics.ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Manages instrument maintenance, installation, & repairs with vendors
  • Supports/coordinates stocking of laboratories with essential equipment, glassware, laboratory disposables, chemicals, and safety/cleaning supplies
  • Supports /coordinates the purchasing/decommissioning of capital equipment
  • Directs lab safety inspections and quarterly lab clean-ups with department EHS representatives with oversight to complete mitigation and corrective actions.
  • Maintains oversight of laboratory personnel physical space assignments in agreement with health and safety protocols.
  • Works with department experts to develop equipment training materials, e.g. virtual reality training, video capture, QuickStart guidance.
  • Maintains a database of all laboratory assets including maintenance records, capital information, and performance/use metrics.
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor's Degree in life sciences, engineering, or related technical field
  • 2-4 years laboratory operations experience
  • Excellent interpersonal and team building skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced dynamic work environment
  • Effective written and oral communication skills
  • Microsoft Office knowledge, especially Excel, Word and PowerPoint
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • 3-5 years experience with benchtop pharmaceutical research instruments and pilot scale formulation development equipment
  • Ability to collect, interpret, and execute on performance data analytics
  • Experience and or knowledge of R&D laboratory operations including lab efficiency, supply, safety, maintenance, and infrastructure.
  • Project management
  Relocation support available

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