Associate Quality Control – Biopharma (JP5155)

Location: Thousand Oaks, CA
Date Posted: 12-31-2018
Job Title: Associate Quality Control – Biopharma (JP5155)
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA.
Employment Type:  Contract
Business Unit: Clinical QC Technology Transfer
Duration: 1 year with likely extension
Rate: 16-19/Hr.
3Key Consulting Inc. is recruiting for an  Associate Quality Control with background in Healthcare, biopharma or  related to industries, for a global, CA-based, bio-pharmaceutical company.

Job Description & Day to Day Responsibilities:
In the first 30 days the worker will be expected to fully engage in the training that will be provided, ask questions and take part in performing activities such as labeling sample containers, checking out reference standards and CF booklets as well as provide client support at the service window. The activities performed will start to exponentially accelerate after a month or two. Based on how quickly the individual comes up to speed, the attention to detail they demonstrate, along with their attitude would determine if this placement was successful.
  • Perform one or more sample courier routes daily where samples are picked up from manufacturing and processed for laboratory testing purposes
  • Help with addressing requests at Sample Management receiving window
  • Perform stability pulls and sample submissions
  • Working with various electronic systems including LIMS, Maximo and MS Office
  • Checking out reference standards and controlled form booklets
  • Logging samples in LIMS •Fulfill reserve sample requests
  • Shipping samples
  • Receiving in shipments of samples and reading temperature monitoring devices
  • Labeling sample containers
  • Receiving samples in LIMS
  • Perform sample disposals
  • Performs periodic cleaning and basic maintenance of equipment
  • Ability to lift, carry, push and pull up to 25lbs.
Must have skills:
  1. Bachelor's Degree
  2. Customer Service/Support role with a background in Healthcare or something transferrable
  3. A good attitude and aptitude are key- (please ensure candidates are properly prepped for the interview)

Employee Value Proposition:
This is an excellent opportunity for someone to gain a wide variety of experience within a quality support role at Amgen. It’s unique and a position you wouldn’t find at most companies. We work with staff from QC labs, QA, Manufacturing, Raw material QA, Analytical Science’s Team Leads, Product Quality Leaders, Stability along with other Amgen sites and contract labs. The systems include LIMS (Lab Information Management System), Maximo, Microsoft office along with various other software. This wide array of interaction and experience is incomparable

Red Flags:
Someone who has only worked in a lab testing environment as this is a non-testing role. Someone who has held numerous short-term jobs.

Interview process:
There will be one in-person interview for selected candidates.

We invite qualified candidates to send your resume to  If you decide that you’re not interested in pursuing this position, please feel free to look at the other positions on our website You are welcome to also share this posting with anyone you think might be interested in applying for this role.
3KC Talent Acquisition Team
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