Job Description: Req #: 1902262
Location: Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Job Category: Quality
Work Location: 620 N. 51st Avenue 85043
Organization: Quality Control
Shift: 2nd Shift_USA
Employee Status: Full-time
Job Type: Regular
Purpose and Scope of Position
The Associate Analyst, QC Chemistry, s responsible for routine analysis of utility samples to ensure
that samples meet required specifications. The Associate Analyst is also responsible for support
activities in the laboratory to ensure the laboratory has glassware and solutions available to perform
Required Competencies: Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Basic PC skills
Basic math skills
Basic written and verbal communication skills
Basic proficiency in Microsoft Word, Outlook, and Excel
Basic cGMP documentation skills
Strong attention to detail
Basic knowledge of laboratory safety practices
Ability to use basic hand tools
Ability to use basic instrumentation and instrument software, including but not limited to TOC,
Conductivity meter, and PSA
Ability to perform basic wet chemistry tests, including but not limited to titrations, ROI and pH
Ability to use PPE effectively
Ability to collaborate with peers on day-to-day tasks; cooperative and works well with a team
Ability to communicate effectively with peers and department management
Ability to accurately and completely understand and follow SOP, test method, and cGMP
requirements; uses good judgment and follows procedures
Basic knowledge of cGMP, OSHA, DEA, USP, EP, and JP; ability to deal appropriately with
Ability to work highly supervised; solicits direction from supervisor
Demonstrates personal organizational skills
Actively seeks opportunities to learn
Ability to pass an initial full physical with annual monitoring
Duties and Responsibilities
Perform testing of utility samples.
Perform various wet chemistry and analytical chemistry methods.
Follow methods and procedures, with strict adherence to cGMP documentation requirements.
Complete all work assigned in a timely manner.
Work and communicate effectively within the team to ensure timelines are met.
Report all identified problems to designated senior personnel.
Prepare various solutions needed to support method performance; for example, mobile phase, needle
Prepare solutions per appropriate procedures using appropriate techniques.
Document in accordance with cGMP requirements.
Participate in housekeeping performance and audits.
Perform housekeeping on a regular schedule.
Communicate effectively with management and coworkers regarding housekeeping needs.
Review status of supplies and reagents to ensure items are ordered as needed.
Participate in inventory audits to keep the laboratory stocked.
Place orders for reagents, per management approval.
Communicate effectively with management and coworkers regarding supply needs.
Perform peer review of testing data.
Review all data in accordance with applicable procedures and cGMP requirements.
Apply technical knowledge and abilities to ensure all testing is performed in a compliant
Complete all review in accordance with required release timelines.
Communicate effectively with peers, and demonstrate teamwork, with regards to results of
review and corrections required.
Perform other tasks as assigned.
Education and Experience
High school diploma or equivalent required.
1 year of relevant work experience required, preferably in a regulated industry.
An equivalent combination of education and experience may substitute.
This position requires regular medical surveillance and may require incumbent to wear a
respirator or gown.
The incumbent must be able to distinguish colors and possess correctable vision to 20/20,
annual eye exam is required.
The incumbent must analyze numerical values on a daily basis.
The incumbent will be working a laboratory setting up to 6 hours per day.
The incumbent will occasionally be working around hazardous materials to include chemical
agents up to 6 hours per day.
The incumbent often works for extended periods alone, up to 8 hours per shift.
COMMITTED TO IMPROVING THE LIVES OF PATIENTS WORLDWIDE
At Celgene, we seek to deliver truly innovative and life-changing drugs for our patients. Our vision as a company is to build a major global biopharmaceutical corporation while focusing on the discovery, the development, and the commercialization of products for the treatment of cancer and other severe, immune, inflammatory conditions.
"At Celgene, we seek to deliver truly innovative and life-changing drugs for our patients."
There are more than 300 clinical trials at major medical centers using compounds from Celgene. Investigational compounds are being studied for patients with incurable hematological and solid tumor cancers, including multiple myeloma, myelodysplastic syndromes, chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL), triple-negative breast cancer and pancreatic cancer.
As committed as we are to clinical accomplishment, we are equally committed to patient support, which is a guiding principle at Celgene. We believe all who can benefit from our discoveries should have the opportunity to do so. Celgene puts patients first with industry-leading programs that provide information, support and access to our innovative therapies.