QC Laboratory Analyst II

Employer
Pfizer
Location
Kalamazoo, Michigan
Posted
Jan 12, 2022
Ref
4835133
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
Why Patients Need You

Everything we do, every day, is in line with an unwavering commitment to the quality and the delivery of safe and effective products to patients.  Our science and risk-based compliant quality culture is flexible, innovative, and customer oriented. Whether you are involved in development, maintenance, compliance or analysis through research programs, your contribution will directly impact patients.

What You Will Achieve

You will be a team member who is relied to have a good understanding of procedures, techniques, tools, materials and equipment. Your decision making will help you prioritize workflows based on the available resources. You will follow standard procedures to complete tasks, some of which may vary in scope, sequence, complexity and timing. You will contribute to the team’s success by sharing your previously acquired knowledge.

It is your hard work and focus that will make Pfizer ready to achieve new milestones and help patients across the globe.

How You Will Achieve It
  • Manage own time, professional development and be accountable for own results.
  • Interpret and evaluate data in terms of accuracy, precision, trends, and potential Good Manufacturing Practices {also cGMP} impact and recommends appropriate corrective action where necessary.
  • Work effectively in a fast-paced, customer-oriented, team laboratory environment to analyze raw materials and packaging samples in support of the company's quality program in the chemistry laboratory.
  • Complete training activities and maintains records, equipment, basic lab supplies, and re-agents in accordance with {Current} Good Manufacturing Practices {part of GxP} requirements.
  • Participate in laboratory investigations as required.
  • Prepare Quality Performance Review.
  • Adhere to safe work practices, such as wearing appropriate personal protective equipment including lab coat, safety glasses, and gloves.
  • Perform equipment verification and calibration in accordance to procedures.
  • Maintain area and equipment in clean, safe, functional order.

Qualifications

Must-Have
  • High School Diploma or GED
  •  2+ years' experience
  • Basic math and computer skills, such as data entry, along with a high level of attention to detail
  • Understanding of equipment, instrumentation, and computer applications
  • High productivity and the ability to multi-task coupled with a low error rate
  • Ability to read, comprehend, and follow procedures
  • Good oral, written and interpersonal communication skills within a diverse team setting

Nice-to-Have
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Experience in a GMP environment
  • Quality Control experience in a pharmaceutical industry

PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS

Laboratory and office work requiring walking, standing, and sitting throughout a shift. Lifting of items less than 25 kg.

NON-STANDARD WORK SCHEDULE, TRAVEL OR ENVIRONMENT REQUIREMENTS

This position is first shift in the Kalamazoo QO API nonLC Laboratory. This position may require colleagues to work weekends and/or holidays to meet business or customer needs. All Laboratory colleagues adhere to safe work practices such as wearing appropriate personal protective equipment including lab coat, safety glasses, and gloves. There is no routine travel associated with this position.

Additional Job Details

  • Last date to apply: 1/28/2022
  • Relocation assistance available: NO

Pfizer requires all U.S. new hires to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 prior to the first date of employment.  As required by applicable law, Pfizer will consider requests for Reasonable Accommodations.

Sunshine Act

Pfizer reports payments and other transfers of value to health care providers as required by federal and state transparency laws and implementing regulations.  These laws and regulations require Pfizer to provide government agencies with information such as a health care provider’s name, address and the type of payments or other value received, generally for public disclosure.  Subject to further legal review and statutory or regulatory clarification, which Pfizer intends to pursue, reimbursement of recruiting expenses for licensed physicians may constitute a reportable transfer of value under the federal transparency law commonly known as the Sunshine Act.  Therefore, if you are a licensed physician who incurs recruiting expenses as a result of interviewing with Pfizer that we pay or reimburse, your name, address and the amount of payments made currently will be reported to the government.  If you have questions regarding this matter, please do not hesitate to contact your Talent Acquisition representative.

EEO & Employment Eligibility

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status.  Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA.  Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.

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