Kelly Services Quality Control (QC) Analytical Chemist - Mass Spectrometry, San Diego, CA in San Diego, California

QC Analytical Chemist II - Mass Spectrometry, San Diego, CA

Mission: Analyze material per company SOPs and cGMP.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare samples for analysis, analyze, and report results.

  • Prepare controlled documentation in support of the sampling, analysis, and reporting of results.

  • Analyze data with respect to standards or to previously determined parameters.

  • Perform routine review in support of GMP.

  • Perform sampling and testing of raw materials according to company procedures.

  • Perform API testing according to company procedures.

  • Perform method qualification and validation according to protocols.

  • Prepare material for shipment to customers.

  • Represent company with a high level of integrity and professionalism.

  • Adhere to company policies and support management decisions in a positive, professional manner.

  • Keep meticulous and current notebook, logbook and electronic records, related to the work performed.

  • Be current with all job related trainings.

Other Job Functions:

  • Perform other duties as assigned, such as, but not limited to

  • Perform stability studies testing and keep the related records.

  • Initiate and or complete OOS, OOT, Deviation reports, RMS, DSS, Change Controls and relevant responses to audit findings (CAPAs).

  • Create protocols and/or execute method, development, qualification, verification, transfer and validation.

  • Provide hands on training on instruments and methods for other analysts.

Working Conditions:

Work areas are mostly inside, in a climate-controlled environment with moderate to high background noise and minimal natural lighting. Sampling of raw materials may take place either outside or in the HMU. Position involves exposure to hazardous materials, fumes, odors, and dust.

Equipment Used: Computer, Misc. Lab Equipment, pH Meter, Balance, HPLC / UPLC -Analytical , GC, Hand Tools, FTIR, Polarimeter, LC/MS, Elemental (Nitrogen) Analyzer, Karl-Fischer Titrator

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree (BS) in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or equivalent scientific discipline.

  • Ability to work within the company established safety guidelines

  • Good written and oral communication skills; ability to communicate effectively and project a professional image when giving and taking information in writing or in person.

  • Accurate typing/keyboarding skills; solid computer skills, including the use of word processing and spreadsheet software applications.

  • Knowledge of laboratory techniques.

  • Knowledge of cGMP, specifically, ICH Q7A

  • Ability to take initiative and prioritize tasks; good time-management, problem prevention, and problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team; ability to motivate self.

  • Ability to work accurately with close attention to detail.

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information.

  • Possess a work ethic that includes neatness, punctuality, and accuracy

Physical Activities Required to Perform Essential Functions:

  • Sitting/Standing/Walking: Approximately 75% of time is spent standing or moving around laboratory work areas. Balance of time (approximately 25%) is spent seated while working at a desk.

  • Speaking/Hearing: Clear diction and acute hearing are necessary for effective communication with co-workers.

  • Vision: Corrected vision close to 20/20 is necessary to effectively perform analyses (i.e., measurements, observations, etc.).

  • Lifting/Carrying/Pushing/Pulling: The ability to lift and carry up to fifty (50) pounds is necessary for transporting bottles, lab equipment, and solvent containers.

  • Stooping/Kneeling: The ability to stoop and kneel is necessary for accessing equipment from low shelves and containers.

  • Reaching/Handling: Good manual dexterity is necessary for handling lab equipment and performing essential functions.

For immediate consideration, apply today! Questions? Call Toni at 714.971.0721

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