Lubrizol Lab Technician in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Particle Sciences, A Lubrizol Company is the leading CDMO for complex formulation development for the pharmaceutical industry, with over 20 years of successful experience and a solid base of clients ranging from the world’s largest pharmaceutical and biotech companies to small VC backed start-ups. As a member of the Particle Sciences, Inc. team, you will be working for a company that is engaged in important, exciting, and socially relevant projects. Particle Sciences is a fast-paced environment that features a variety of projects, technical challenges, and opportunities for growth. To learn more about Particle Sciences, A Lubrizol Company, visit www.particlesciences.com and https://www.lubrizol.com/Life-Sciences .
Particle Sciences, Inc. in Bethlehem, PA has an immediate opening for a Formulation Technician .
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Providing assistance and support to formulation scientists
Upkeep, organization and cleaning of common laboratory areas, glassware and equipment parts
Maintenance of lab inventory
Ordering and stocking received supplies
Receipt and distribution of orders
Packaging and shipment of samples
Executing production batch records
Preventative maintenance of equipment
Hazardous waste disposal
Responsibilities also include the ability to interface with the Production and Analytical Services departments for completion of manufacturing campaigns and testing of drug products
You must be comfortable working within a regulated environment following cGMP and SOP protocols
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Minimum of a high school diploma
Familiarity with cGMP regulations that govern the pharmaceutical industry is a plus
Proficiency with common PC based applications and specifically in the use of MS Office
Knowledge of laboratory safety precautions and protocols for safe handling and the disposal of hazardous agents/reagents, chemicals and materials
Good organization and communication skills
Ability to understand and effectively communicate technical information, both oral and written to others, including co-workers and supervisors
Basic mathematical skills
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
Ability to lift at least 50 pounds
Ability to work varied and extended hours/days, as business dictates
Particle Sciences’ headquarters is located in Bethlehem, PA, part of the Lehigh Valley region of Pennsylvania. Lehigh Valley includes the cities of Allentown at http://www.visitpa.com/cities/allentown , Bethlehem at http://www.visitpa.com/cities/bethlehem and Easton at http://www.visitpa.com/cities/easton . The region is slightly over an hour to both Philadelphia and New York City, which places you right in the action. Buzzing with business, culture, knowledge and entertainment, the Lehigh Valley is a vibrant place for people of all ages and walks of life to live, learn, work and play. This region offers a little bit of everything for everyone - ethnically-diverse communities, affordable housing, award-winning schools and universities, world-class healthcare, ski resorts, museums, casinos, shopping, restaurants, sports and nightlife. From the yearly Musikfest at http://www.musikfest.org/ festival, to skiing in the Poconos at https://www.poconomountains.com/ , to hiking or biking through the many state parks, you can make it happen right here in the Lehigh Valley at http://www.visitpa.com/regions/lehigh-valley .
Lubrizol is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, national origin, citizenship, age, religion, marital status, military service, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or any other characteristic or trait protected by federal, state, or local law.
Nearest Major Market: Allentown
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