Lab Technician - Contractor -Placeholder (IA)
Lab Technician - Contractor
Discovery Solutions is seeking job seekers for a contract position with one of our customers, Lilly, a leading pharmaceutical company headquartered in Indianapolis, IN.
LOCATION: Fort Dodge, IA 50501
The Bio Quality Control group is responsible for performing bio-analytical methods (immunological, in vivo, microbiological, molecular biological, or virological) for various Bio QC tests on raw materials, in-process, release or stability samples in compliance with 9CFR, EU and VICH regulatory guidelines, Outlines of Production and Special Outlines. The incumbent will initiate, execute and complete assays as per validated procedures and within Quality and Compliance guidelines. The incumbent is responsible for timely communication with supervisors to inform them of testing, compliance and/or scheduling issues, adhering to company policies, maintaining a safe work environment through Site safety KPIs, living out the Lead & Learn principles and following appropriate GMP documentation. Additional duties are based up the incumbent's level.
Perform testing using a portion of the existing laboratory assays.
Maintains laboratory reagents, supplies and calibrated equipment.
Prepare reagents and materials
Communicates schedule, test status and concerns
Revise a Pre-existing Standard Methods and SOPs
Create New Standard Methods, SOPs, Protocols
Trains others on methods & procedures
SHIFT: Inquire about available shifts
Through understanding of scientific concepts and principles and complex lab techniques
Good understanding of applicable regulations and impact to project and/or business
Able to effectively communicate
Documents and reviews lab results/data as required by applicable SOP's and methods
Write and revise SOP's, methods, and protocols
Able to train others on methods and routine lab work
Must be able to pass background check and drug screen
BS in a relevant scientific discipline required + 4-8 years relevant experience
or MS in a relevant scientific discipline + 2-4 years of relevant experience