Procter & Gamble Quality Control Laboratory Technician - Martinsburg, WV in Martinsburg, West Virginia
Do you have a passion for working in a manufacturing laboratory environment? The work will require you to collect, label, analyze, and record results related information in reference to raw materials, intermediate products, finished goods, packaging materials and other samples. All record keeping, trend analysis, and other Quality Control (QC) related responsibilities will be performed as directed by laboratory supervisor.
Important Responsibilities: * Samples, labels, and retains materials according to written procedures or instructions. * Performs low complexity testing for raw material, finished goods, intermediate, packaging, and other sample analysis according to standard analytical procedures and analyzes results to determine if they comply with manufacturing standards and support supply chain needs. * Maintains the laboratory in a clean and organized manner. * Follows procedures for basic calibration and maintenance of equipment. * Confronts business related problems and participates in problem analyses, investigations, limited instrument/method troubleshooting, and issue resolution as necessary. * Makes judgements based on knowledge and expertise as to the accuracy and reliability of analytical results; identifies and reports problems with results to supervisor. * Visually inspects, collects samples, and analyzes samples for acceptance of manufacturing areas for material receipt and processing. * Follows schedule for work activities in the laboratory as directed by supervisor. * Compliant with Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) As a Successful Candidate, you will: * Possess experience and knowledge of basic laboratory operations such as weighing, titrating, microbiology, and preparing volumetric solutions. Ability to learn more advanced instrumentation skills. * Ability to learn and perform routine calculations pertaining to analytical chemistry (e.g. dilution, concentration, test results). * Ability to follow laboratory procedures with technical content, quality, and safety with instruction. * Have effective verbal and written communication skills with supervisor, other employees, and departments. * Ability to work on a rotating shift schedule including weekends. Flexibility to be available for overtime and call-in as needed. * Ability to be trained and work safely around complex analytical instrumentation and apparatus as well as hazardous chemicals in manner that complies with safety and quality standards. Are you ready to be considered for this position? We will start reviewing applications in March 2018 for potential openings in the spring/summer and fall of 2018.
If you’re a good fit, you’ll have * AAS degree in Applied Science, Chemical Technician, Medical Technologist with a basic knowledge of analytical chemistry and/or microbiology or degree in a closely related field with applied laboratory courses and mathematics * A minimum of one year experience in a Quality Control lab strongly desired. * Be willing to wear appropriate safety equipment, such as safety shoes, hearing protection, and eye protection, wherever these things are required * Compliant with Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, citizenship, HIV/AIDS status or any other legally protected factor.
Immigration sponsorship is not available for this position. Applicants for U.S. based positions are generally required to be eligible to work in the U.S. without the need for current or future sponsorship. Except in rare situations based on Procter & Gamble's sole discretion. Procter & Gamble does not sponsor candidates for permanent residency. Any exceptions would be based on the Company's specific business needs at the time and place of recruitment as well as the particular qualifications of the individual.
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Qualified individuals will not be disadvantaged based on being unemployed.
Title: Quality Control Laboratory Technician - Martinsburg, WV
Location: West Virginia-Martinsburg
Requisition ID: MFG00005696