Pfizer Environmental Monitoring Analyst in Rocky Mount, North Carolina

A career at Pfizer offers opportunity, ownership and impact.

All over the world, Pfizer colleagues work together to positively impact health for everyone, everywhere. Our colleagues have the opportunity to grow and develop a career that offers both individual and company success; be part of an ownership culture that values diversity and where all colleagues are energized and engaged; and the ability to impact the health and lives of millions of people. Pfizer, a global leader in the biopharmaceutical industry, is continuously seeking top talent who are inspired by our purpose to innovate to bring therapies to patients that significantly improve their lives.

The BQ Lab Analyst I performs analyses following specified instructions from supervisor, SOP's, and analytical procedures. Reports testing results through the Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS), other computerized systems, or through standard laboratory paper-based documentation. Calculates results and compares to specification limits. Informs supervision immediately if lab results do not meet specifications.

Performs analyses including instrumental and automated methods utilizing prescribed procedures and techniques. Complete all testing including special project/ protocol testing in a timely and appropriate manner. Generates valid data, reports results in appropriate database compared to established specifications while adhering to cGMP's. Compares laboratory results with specifications for acceptability and determines if repetition or OOS is required. Maintains equipment and trouble shoots instrumentation problems, procedural problems or production problems. Participates in functions involving teams which impact production, increase efficiency, solve problems, generate cost savings and improve quality. Ensures safety, housekeeping, and compliance are maintained. Performs other duties as directed by supervisor.

• Bachelor's Degree in a science discipline required

• Minimum of 2 years (3 years preferred) of experience in a Biology lab and experience with a wide variety of biological techniques (e.g., BET, environmental monitoring, sterility, etc.).

• Knowledge of cGMPs and regulations inside and outside of the US.

• Biological testing experience in drug product pharmaceutical manufacturing preferred.

• Must be detail oriented, conscientious and have high reading comprehension skills.

• Demonstrate proficiency in computerized systems.

• Ability to handle multiple tasks concurrently and in a timely fashion.

• Must be able to perform a variety of microbiological or chemical procedures as required within the work area.

• Must be able to communicate effectively with supervisors and peers.

• Comprehend mathematical concepts such as logarithms, algebraic, conversions, fractions, decimals, and rounding.

• Ability to understand and follow written procedures.

• Must be self-motivated and work with minimal direction.

• Utilize good judgment in making decisions within limitations of recognized standard methods and procedures.

• Must maintain cGMP compliance within the assigned laboratory.

• Demonstrate creativity, flexibility, teamwork, and leadership skills.

• Complete all training and written exams.

• Must be able to temporarily work a flexible schedule to meet business needs.

PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS

Use computer terminal 2 hours per shift, work with chemicals, work with biological materials, wear PPE (safety shoes/glasses, etc.), work with lasers, work with potent drug powders. Standing up to 3-4 hours, sitting for up to 5-6 hours, twisting at waist 2 times per hour, regularly lift up to 10 pounds per activity 10 times per shift, occasionally lift a maximum of 50 pounds per activity 2 times per shift.

Performs analyses including instrumental and automated methods utilizing prescribed procedures and techniques. Complete all testing including special project/ protocol testing in a timely and appropriate manner. Generates valid data, reports results in appropriate database compared to established specifications while adhering to cGMP's. Compares laboratory results with specifications for acceptability and determines if repetition or OOS is required. Maintains equipment and trouble shoots instrumentation problems, procedural problems or production problems. Participates in functions involving teams which impact production, increase efficiency, solve problems, generate cost savings and improve quality. Ensures safety, housekeeping, and compliance are maintained. Performs other duties as directed by supervisor.

Additional Skill/Preferences:

•Strong organizational and time management skills.

•Ability to handle multiple tasks concurrently and in a timely fashion.

•Must be self-motivated and work with minimal direction.

•Manages, prioritizes, and adapts to changing schedules and work load to meet project timelines and product release.

NON-STANDARD WORK SCHEDULE, TRAVEL OR ENVIRONMENT REQUIREMENTS

The position is a 12 hour day shift (7am to 7pm), rotating 2-2-3 schedule. Overtime is required as needed. Aseptic gowning qualification. Safe work practices are a requirement and expectation.

Legacy Hospira - Grade 06

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Additional Offer Details:

  • Last Date to Apply for Job: July 28, 2017

  • Grade: Legacy Hospira 06

  • Additional Location Information: Rocky Mount, NC

A career at Pfizer offers opportunity, ownership and impact.

All over the world, Pfizer colleagues work together to positively impact health for everyone, everywhere. Our colleagues have the opportunity to grow and develop a career that offers both individual and company success; be part of an ownership culture that values diversity and where all colleagues are energized and engaged; and the ability to impact the health and lives of millions of people. Pfizer, a global leader in the bio-pharmaceutical industry, is continuously seeking top talent who are inspired by our purpose to innovate to bring therapies to patients that significantly improve their lives.

Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.