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Lab Technician

Date Posted: 5/15/2019

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Job Description

A large, global medical Device company in Irvine has an opportunity for a Lab Tech. Essential Job Functions:

  • Provide testing services in a laboratory environment
  • Perform routine testing services using established procedures/protocols (e.g sterility, bioburden, aseptic filtration, environmental collection and testing, receive, inspect, in process solutions, etc)
  • Collect environmental lab samples from multiple cleanrooms
  • Perform data entry of routine testing
  • Review, follow and perform job functions in compliance with established work instructions and adherence with SOPs, including recording traceable information on device history records
  • Assist in testing validation/revalidation activities for critical systems and equipment under close supervision
  • Update operating procedures and ensure that specifications are in compliance with GMP, Environment and Safety regulations
  • May maintain basic equipment by following procedures and executing PM (preventative maintenance) per established schedule
  • Other incidental duties
  • Will be cross trained in Chemistry and Microbiology.
  • Department runs all hours and holidays. May be asked to work holidays, overtime, and some weekends as needed. Weekends may be needed about once every 2 months. May need to stay late to cover emergencies on site. Candidates should be flexible.
 Skills:
  • Able to read, comprehend, write and speak English
  • Excellent computer skills, including usage of MS Office; Analytical Equipment System (e.g., ChemStation, Empower) preferred
  • Full knowledge of laboratory processes
  • Full knowledge in QSR (Quality System Regulation), FDA (Food and Drug Administration), and ISO (International Organization for Standardization) regulations
  • Full knowledge in mathematics, e.g., decimals and percentages
  • Ability to write technical documents
  • Strong knowledge with ISO microbiological sterilization documents if applicable
  • Knowledge of and adherence to the company Environmental Health and Safety and Quality guidelines as they relate to department clean room medical device manufacturing
  • Strict attention to detail
  • Knowledge of Good Manufacturing and Good Documentation Practices supporting a medical device environment
  • Must be able to work in an inter-departmental team environment, as well as with colleagues from other departments
  • Ability to provide feedback in a professional, direct, and tactful manner
  • Ability to represent the organization to outside contacts, i.e., vendors
Education & Experience:
  • Associate's Degree or equivalent education in Chemistry, Microbiology, Pharma, Biotechnology, or Med Device Required
  • 1-3 years experience of previous relevant experience working in a laboratory Required


We are an equal opportunity employer and make hiring decisions based on merit. Recruitment, hiring, training, and job assignments are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, or any other protected classification. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

Job Requirements

Able to read, comprehend, write and speak English
Excellent computer skills, including usage of MS Office; Analytical Equipment System (e.g., ChemStation, Empower) preferred
Full knowledge of laboratory processes
Full knowledge in QSR (Quality System Regulation), FDA (Food and Drug Administration), and ISO (International Organization for Standardization) regulations
Full knowledge in mathematics, e.g., decimals and percentages
Ability to write technical documents
Strong knowledge with ISO microbiological sterilization documents if applicable
Knowledge of and adherence to the company Environmental Health and Safety and Quality guidelines as they relate to department clean room medical device manufacturing
Strict attention to detail
Knowledge of Good Manufacturing and Good Documentation Practices supporting a medical device environment
Must be able to work in an inter-departmental team environment, as well as with colleagues from other departments
Ability to provide feedback in a professional, direct, and tactful manner
Ability to represent the organization to outside contacts, i.e., vendors
Education & Experience:
Associate's Degree or equivalent education in Chemistry, Microbiology, Pharma, Biotechnology, or Med Device Required
1-3 years experience of previous relevant experience working in a laboratory Required
 
Posted By: nsuri@rothstaffing.com

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Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:Full-Time
  • Location:Irvine, CA
  • Job Type:Pharmaceutical
  • Experience:Not Specified
  • Education:Not Specified
  • Date Posted:5/15/2019
  • Contact: Neetu Suri (949) 453-0225
  • Pay Range: $0.00 - $0.00 Annually
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Job Reference: JO-1905-59037