Scientist I

Planet Pharma Fort Worth, TX 2019-04-16

Summary:

Conduct advanced analytical analysis of starting materials, in-process materials, and finished materials following established procedures and protocols. Perform material analysis by utilizing chromatographic method development and execution.

Duties:

  1. Performs qualitative tests or quantitative assays on samples using techniques that vary from use of standard analytical equipment to highly modern and automated instrumentation.
  2. Use proper scientific tools to accurately analyze and trend data, where applicable.
  3. Clearly and accurately records data and conclusions in laboratory notebook.
  4. Prepares technical documents, including reports and procedures.
  5. Communicates and collaborates routinely with colleagues within the function and sometimes within the sub-team.  Functionally communicates with supervisor and mentor.  Participate constructively in functional teams and at lab meetings, and offers assistance to co-workers.
  6. General upkeep of laboratory, including equipment/ instrumentation.
  7. Revise and author procedures and technical reports as needed.
Requirements:

Skills:

  1. Quality – No critical audit observations.
  2. Quality – Formal CAPAs and deviations not more than 30 days past due.
  3. Timeliness – On time delivery of data in a suitable format (laboratory notebook, LIMS, technical report).
  4. Throughput – Capable of managing several routine tasks at one time.
  5. Adherence to company standards and governing procedures and processes, in particular, quality, ethical, health, safety, and HSE standards.

Education:

  • BS degree in Scientific discipline with 3 years of related experience; MS degree in related scientific discipline with <3 years
  • Hands-on laboratory experience with chromatographic analyses, such as GC, HPLC and UPLC, and Empower software