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Sr. Lab Tech

Post Date:May 16, 2018Type:Contractor
Start Date:5/16/2018Salary:
Location:US-CA-Irvine Job Reference:JO-1805-29457
Associates Degree in related science field with 3 years of previous experience working in a laboratory environment
Bachelors Preferred
Good written and verbal communication, interpersonal, and relationship building skills
Able to read, comprehend, write and speak English
Good computer skills, including usage of MS Office; Analytical Equipment System (e.g ChemStation, Empower) preferred
Substantial knowledge of laboratory processes
Substantial knowledge in QSR (Quality System Regulation), FDA (Food and Drug Administration), and ISO (International Organization for Standardization) regulations
Substantial knowledge in mathematics, e.g., decimals and percentages
Ability to write technical documents
Good knowledge with ISO microbiological sterilization documents if applicable
Strict attention to detail
Must be able to work in a team environment
Ability to represent the organization to outside contacts, i.e., vendors

Job Description:
Sr. Lab Tech - Microbiology

Role Purpose:
Provide testing services in a laboratory environment.
Job Functions:

- Perform routine and non-routine testing services using established procedures/protocols (e.g D-value, B&F, FETS, glut, TLS, antimicrobial, sterility, receive, inspect, in process solutions, etc)
- Collect environmental lab samples from multiple cleanrooms
- Perform data entry of routine and non-routine testing
- Review, follow and perform job functions in compliance with established work instructions and adherence with SOPs, including recording traceable information on device history records
- Assist in testing validation/revalidation activities for critical systems and equipment under close supervision
- Propose and update operating procedures and ensure that specifications are in compliance with GMP, Environment and Safety regulations
- May maintain basic equipment by following procedures and executing PM (preventative maintenance) per established schedule
- Initiate and support laboratory investigations and propose recommendations for manager view
- Prepare data summaries, reports, and protocols using existing templates as a model as well as review and approve basic laboratory data
- Execute equipment and process validation protocols
- May train, coach, and guide lower level technicians on new procedures, assess work techniques and provide feedback on procedures

We are an equal opportunity employer and make hiring decisions based on merit. Recruitment, hiring, training, and job assignments are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, or any other protected classification. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

Contact Information
Name: Vinh Phan
Ph: (949) 250-3511

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