Associate Quality Control (JP4319)

Location: Woburn, MA
Date Posted: 05-30-2018
Job Title: Associate Quality Control (JP4319)
Location: Woburn, MA. (01801)
Employment Type:  Contract
Business Unit:  ABV QA Plant Quality Assurance
Duration:  6+ months (likely extensions)
3Key Consulting Inc. is recruiting for an Associate Quality Control with 2 – 3 years’ industry experience in a microbiology/GMP laboratory for a global, CA-based, bio-pharmaceutical company at their Woburn, MA. facility.
Job Description:
Under general supervision, this position will perform routine procedures and testing in support of the Environmental and Clean Utility Microbiological Monitoring programs. Specific responsibilities include:
  • Performing routine laboratory procedures, such as sample testing, compendial (Membrane Filtration and Pour Plate Analysis) and non-compendial test methods and environmental monitoring and sampling (Laser Particle Counter/ Slit-to-Agar Sampler/ Contact Plates).
  • Will also be responsible for documenting, computing, compiling, interpreting, reviewing, and entering data.
  • Additional responsibilities include providing and communicating results, maintaining/operating specialized equipment, and initiating and/or implementing changes in controlled documents.
  • Must learn and comply with safety guidelines, GLP, and cGMPs/CFRs which includes, but is not limited to, the maintenance of training records, laboratory notebooks, written procedures, building monitoring systems and laboratory log books.
Top Must-Have
  • Microbiology Laboratory Experience.
  • Regulated GMP Experience.
  • Aseptic practices.
Day to Day Responsibilities:
  • Environmental and Utility monitoring.
  • EM sample transfers and reads.
  • Bioburden testing.
  • Endotoxin testing.
  • Data analysis.
  • Housekeeping
Why This Position Is Open:
New position to support work load.
Employee Value Proposition:
  • Exposure to biologic manufacturing facility and novel technology – disposable manufacturing technology, DS and DP operations including fill finish, viral manufacturing.
  • Experience with a leading biologics manufacturing company and visibility to network leading processes and contingent/FTE postings at AWM and other Amgen network sites.
  • Woburn is located close to Boston, Cambridge, and the biotech hub and proximity to outdoor activities (1 -2 hours from skiing, hiking, biking, and the ocean).
  • Great coworkers.
Red Flags:
  • Not looking for background in Research and Development or Process Development.
  • Must have experience working in a GMP facility (pharma/biotech).
Interview process:
  • Phone interview followed by on-site interview.
  • Phone interview available immediately.
  • On site interview available within 1-2 days
We invite qualified candidates to send your resume to
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3KC Talent Acquisition Team
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