Lubrizol Quality Assurance Technician in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Quality Assurance Technician

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 and .

Particle Sciences, Inc. in Bethlehem, PA has an immediate opening for a Quality Assurance Technician – Materials Management.

Quality Assurance Technician – Materials Management

The Quality Assurance Technician will plan and participate in the materials management operations and activities to support the Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) Production team and other internal customers. The QA Technician will have oversight of the GMP warehouse and be responsible for maintaining accurate inventory within the PSI electronic inventory system, NuGenesis.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Receive incoming shipments of GMP materials following established procedures including inspection of packages

  • Print the appropriate inventory labels and places on containers ensuring materials are placed into the appropriate sections of the warehouse

  • Sample materials according to approved procedures and completes appropriate GMP documentation

  • Aid in the dispensing of materials for GMP production ensuring appropriate materials are selected

  • Maintain accurate inventory of GMP warehouse materials and conduct periodic cycle counts of inventory and expiration dating.

  • Pick, Pack, and Ship finished product and other materials as required per established policies and procedures

  • Responsible for maintaining a clean, orderly and safe warehouse environment at all times ensuring proper documentation of these activities.

  • Performs other QA duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree preferably in a scientific field

  • 1-3 years of related experience in pharmaceutical industry, or equivalent combination of education and experience with knowledge of current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP)

  • Proficient with common PC based applications and specifically in the use of MS Office, knowledge of the NuGenesis system is a plus

  • Excellent verbal, written communication and organizational skills. Demonstrated independent analytical and problem-solving abilities.

  • Position will involve standing for extended periods of time and minimal lifting.

Particle Sciences’ headquarters is located in Bethlehem, PA, part of the Lehigh Valley region of Pennsylvania. Lehigh Valley includes the cities of Allentown at , Bethlehem at and Easton at . 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 festival, to skiing in the Poconos at , to hiking or biking through the many state parks, you can make it happen right here in the Lehigh Valley at .

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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