Technician I / II (Kilo Lab)

Job Summary

The basic purpose is to conduct technical activities according to protocols. Receives daily tasking assignments, under moderate supervision. Functions as a member of work team by assisting others and promoting a team-oriented work environment. Performs all work in conformance with applicable regulations. Performs all work in a safe manner. Works within the laboratory or processing environment.

Principal Duties

  • Participate in the cleaning, upkeep and maintenance of the equipment and the kilo laboratories
  • Assist with maintaining associated batch documentation necessary for the manufacture of active pharmaceutical intermediates along with equipment logs
  • Support Chemists with process setups in the Kilo Lab
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. in support of equipment setup and cleaning activities
  • Assist with maintaining inventory of raw materials, intermediates, and APIs associated with the Kilo Lab facility
  • All responsibilities are guided by strict regulations, e.g., cGMPs, SOPs, and batch records; familiarity with the regulations is preferred
  • Adhere to safety procedures and demonstrate safe work practices
  • Be proactive in assuming responsibilities that enable seamless functioning of the Kilo Lab
  • Demonstrate hands-on experience, process/equipment problem solving, and mechanical aptitude skills and be able to work effectively with multiple assignments

Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in science or a related discipline with 1-2 years of experience preferred; Associate degree can be considered depending upon years of experience.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of technical area
  • Ability to operate laboratory/process equipment and apparatus
  • Ability to communicate effectively both in verbal and written forms in inter-disciplinary environments
  • Ability to learn new technical skills and concepts
  • Concise and accurate reporting of technical data and information
  • Ability to troubleshoot
  • Appropriate written and verbal communication skills
  • Appropriate level of understanding of applicable regulation
  • May require ability to lift up to 50 lbs

Skills Required

  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Critical thinking
  • Problem solving
  • Active listening
  • Out-of-the-box thinking
  • Innovative thinking
  • Proactivity
  • Knowledge of technology trends
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements
  • Proficient in Microsoft (Excel, Word, Outlook)