Temp-QC Analyst (Lab Instrumentation)

Rensselaer, New York
Jun 08, 2022
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time

Summary:  Support the Quality Control (QC) department by maintaining their laboratory instrumentation in an operational, qualified state. This entails ensuring both instrument hardware and software qualifications are completed in a timely manner and keeping them in a qualified state.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Coordination of lab equipment installation process including procurement approvals
  • Coordination of activities relating to the qualification, calibration, and maintenance of laboratory equipment and related systems
  • Review / approve qualification and validation documents as needed
  • Scheduling and coordinating all preventive maintenance and repair work performed by outside contractors (includes ensuring vendors are in compliance with site requirements prior to performing equipment related services)
  • Ensure qualification, maintenance, and repair activities are communicated to and scheduled with the affected QC functional area and that area management is informed
  • Review of vendor documentation in support of qualification, preventative maintenance, and repair work
  • Ensure the timely submission of work order requests for QC equipment and that scheduled work is completed appropriately
  • Initiate, track, and close work records in BMRAM equipment database as needed
  • Support change control activities impacting QC equipment; provide impact assessments when required
  • Perform investigations of equipment related deviations as needed
  • Participate in Lab Maintenance activities as needed
  • Complies with all pertinent regulatory agency requirements
  • Writes and revises equipment related SOPs as necessary

Education and Experience:

  • HS Diploma and 2 years of relevant experience required, or BA/BS degree in scientific discipline
  • Experience with Blue Mountain Regulatory Asset Manager (BMRAM) software is a plus

Knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • Time management skills and the ability to communicate effectively, both in writing and verbally, are essential