BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Specialist 1, Quality Control, Chemistry in El Paso, Texas

Job Description Summary

Job Description

Summary

The Specialist 1, Quality Control, Chemistry role is responsible for working with a diverse group of scientists engaged in basic and applied research to provide innovative products and solutions for reducing hospital acquired infections and improving the quality of health care.

Responsibilities

  • Maintain Quality Reports.

  • Perform chemical analysis on drug products and incoming raw materials.

  • Maintain and implement efforts in housekeeping, and safety programs.

  • Maintenance of the Calibration program for laboratory equipment.

  • Responsible for Chemistry and Life-sciences related disciplines performing basic and applied research to provide innovative solutions for reducing hospital acquired infections and improving the quality of health care

  • Has an academic background and hands on laboratory training in the field of Chemistry or Biological Sciences

  • Understands and consistently follows multi-step documented procedures while conducting laboratory research

  • Has hands on experience with USP/ISO/ASTM based chemical testing and performs all testing with strict adherence to the written laboratory work instructions

  • Understands the validation principles for chemical methods, develops and validates new chemical test methods, and prepares study reports

  • Maintains accurate and well-organized laboratory records, notebooks and/or worksheets

  • Use theoretical knowledge to interpret data and to trouble-shoot experiments

  • Maintain assigned aspects of the chemistry laboratory work to provide material and technical support to scientific staff

  • With moderate or no supervision, apply comprehensive understanding of defined productivity goals and objectives

  • Maintain appropriate training/certification including GLP and GMP

  • Knowledge of FDA regulations for drugs and device desirable

  • Perform other assigned tasks on as needed basis

  • Must have awareness and respect of all company policies and safety rules.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in Chemistry or Microbiology strongly preferred

  • 2-5 years in analytical chemistry.

  • Experience in operating, GC and HPLC.

  • Conversant with GLP/GCP/cGMP and global Drug and Device Development Processes

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Organized and self-motivated

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status

Primary Work LocationUSA TX - El Paso - Northwestern Dr.

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Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status