R.A. Wylan & Co. Inc.,
Career Center

Quality Control Analyst

Location: Lancaster, SC
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $35,000.00 - $55,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 10/9/2018
Job ID: 02629228
Job Description
We are looking for a Quality Control Chemist to perform release and stability testing on raw materials and finished products following Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), in-house test methods, and/or compendial methods.

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Train in the operation of the following instrumentation: Laboratory Balances, High Performance Liquid Chromatographs (HPLCs), Gas Chromatographs (GCs), Automated Titrators, and Dissolution and Disintegration Instrumentation. The operation of additional instrumentation and/or the performance of additional test methods may also be required.
  • Follow Current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) documentation guidelines to record all procedures in a timely fashion.
  • Report the results of analyses on raw material or finished product Certificates of Analysis (COAs).
  • Generate COAs to be reviewed for release by a senior analyst.
  • Review the Data Control Reports or notebook entries of other personnel, once properly trained.
  • Assist with training new laboratory personnel, when applicable. All training performed under the supervision of the QCA I will be documented in accordance with established SOPs and the Laboratories training program.
  • Provide input for the improvement, revision, or generation of QC Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Test Methods, Finished Product Specifications, and Raw Material Specifications, as appropriate.
  • Maintain a safe working environment and will ensure that all equipment used in the testing procedures is calibrated and properly maintained.
  • Perform other assigned duties as may be required in meeting company objectives
  • Communicate effectively with other departments within the organization and function within a team environment.

Education & Experience: 
The QCA I should have a working knowledge of the cGMP environment. The analyst will preferably have laboratory experience in a cGMP facility, including experience with the proper operation of laboratory instrumentation. Effective interpersonal skills and the ability to interact with all levels of personnel are required.

Education:
A Bachelor of Sciences (B.S.) or Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in a science-related field such as Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biology