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BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Analytical Chemistry Technician (CT) in Glens Falls, New York

Job Description Summary

To conduct analytical chemistry tests and other inspections in direct support of the drug-related manufacturing team, including documentation and reports, as well as testing of manufactured product and materials plant-wide. Responsible for maintaining lab instrumentation, and keeping lab in excellent working order.

Job Description

Be part of something bigger!

BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Conduct liquid/gas chromatograph, dissolution analysis, wet chemistry prep and other analysis of drug, drug coatings, and formulations.

  • Maintain sophisticated laboratory instrumentation and equipment, including cleaning of analytical glassware. Keep the lab in excellent working order.

  • Analyze test data, make judgments concerning the results, recognize results that are abnormal or deviate from those expected, and take appropriate action and recurrence control.

  • Recognize equipment malfunction and factors affecting measurements and testing. Evaluate and solve problems related to sample preparation, variation, and processing.

  • Recognize priorities and act accordingly. Cooperate and show initiative to maintain work flow and productivity improvements.

  • Communicate effectively (orally and in writing) with coworkers, superiors, support teams, others within the organizations, outside vendors, and contract labs.

  • Exercise good judgment in non-routine situations. Responsive to changes in business practice, accept and implement approved changes, learn new tasks and integrate such into laboratory.

  • Develop, write, and revise technical reports, IQ/OQ/PQ protocols, procedures, test methods, change requests, specifications, and memos.

  • Provide support to chemistry related issues plant-wide.

  • Proficient and consistent in performing laboratory test methods. Provide back-up for others as necessary. Evaluate new equipment applications and test methods.

  • Actively apply quality control concepts to meet compliance needs (i.e. cGMP, OSHA, divisional, and corporate guidelines).

  • Travel as required.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Hands-on experience in a cGMP analytical chemistry laboratory in an FDA-regulated environment.

  • Computer skills: proficient in Microsoft Office 2007 or higher.

  • Statistical mathematical skills.

Education and/or Experience:

  • High School Diploma, plus at least 5 years of experience in a lab environment, or working with pharmaceuticals, OR

  • Associates Degree in a science field (chemistry, biology, or physics preferred), plus at least 3 years of experience in a chemistry lab, OR

  • Bachelors Degree in a science field (chemistry, biology, or physics preferred), plus at least 2 years of experience in a chemistry lab.

Physical Demands:

  • Normal dexterity for analytical chemistry lab work, such as pouring liquids, handling glassware, working with chemicals, and processing data.

Work Environment:

  • May require some exposure to chemicals used in manufacturing processes, requiring some precaution.

  • Some minor inconvenience or discomfort occasionally present in the work situation (moderate noise, disagreeable odors, etc.).

Training Requirements:

  • On-the-job, SOP’s required for position, and GMP.

Why join us?

A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.

You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.

To learn more about BD visit https://jobs.bd.com/

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, or any other protected status.

Primary Work Location

USA NY - Glens Falls

Additional Locations

Work Shift

US BD 1st Shift 830am-5pm (United States of America)

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, or any other protected status.

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, or any other protected status.

All applicants should complete the on-line application process. BD is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance or an accommodation because of a disability to participate in the application process, please call 855-BD-HELPS (855-234-3577) or email asc.americas@bd.com

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