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Associate Lab Technician II

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Pfizer Kalamazoo , MI 49001

Posted 3 months ago

Technician for sterilization technology group


Successful candidate will be working with other technicians and professionals to complete annual requalification's and initial validations on equipment used for sterilization of items that are required for the filling of aseptic drug products. The ability to function well in a team environment and as an individual are critical requirements. The individual will need to be able to complete all tasks from preparing biological indicators and equipment required to complete testing, to assisting with the studies , to putting BI's on test, to compiling data and verifying results. Initially the role will involve only one system, and as the individual develops will grow into becoming an expert in all sterilization systems throughout the site. The successful candidate may also become involved in other tasks of the group such as media fill observer, biological indicator testing, container closure integrity testing, filter integrity testing, temperature mapping, and other special microbiological projects as the need arises.


  • Successful candidate will assist staff colleagues in preparing for and performing validation/annual requalification of all sterilization systems in various graded spaces throughout plant within the Kalamazoo site.

  • Person will be responsible for properly completing protocol paperwork as well as checking the protocols of others for accuracy and completeness.

  • Person will work with biological indicators and temperature measuring devices to ensure sterilization of items is complete.

  • Maintain lab equipment and keep lab in a compliant and orderly manner.

  • Must be able to work independently and with a group on projects.

  • Person will process test samples in a lab environment.

  • Successful candidate will participate in media fill observation rotation working off shift and on weekends at times.

  • Individual will need to maintain consumable supply inventory and place orders as necessary.


  • Minimum High School Education (2 year associate degree preferred).

  • A mechanical aptitude is essential.

  • Some microbiology/aspetic operations understanding is required.

  • Needs to be organized and a good communicator.

  • Must be able to work unsupervised and accomplish either simple or complex tasks that are critical for completing equipment requalifications in a timely manner to maintain production schedules.

  • Must be able to function in a group situation taking directions from others, or working as an individual contributor to complete studies.

  • Need the ability to observe if there are issues and communicate with staff of problems.


  • Must be aseptic gowning qualified, or able to obtain and keep aseptic gowning qualification.

  • Must be able to work at heights and in confined spaces.

  • Must be willing to work off shifts and weekends occasionally.

  • Will need to work safely in hot, dirty, and dark conditions at times.

EEO & Employment Eligibility

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.

Sunshine Act

Pfizer reports payments and other transfers of value to health care providers as required by federal and state transparency laws and implementing regulations. These laws and regulations require Pfizer to provide government agencies with information such as a health care provider's name, address and the type of payments or other value received, generally for public disclosure. Subject to further legal review and statutory or regulatory clarification, which Pfizer intends to pursue, reimbursement of recruiting expenses for licensed physicians may constitute a reportable transfer of value under the federal transparency law commonly known as the Sunshine Act. Therefore, if you are a licensed physician who incurs recruiting expenses as a result of interviewing with Pfizer that we pay or reimburse, your name, address and the amount of payments made currently will be reported to the government. If you have questions regarding this matter, please do not hesitate to contact your Talent Acquisition representative.

  • Late Date to Apply: October 8, 2018

  • Eligible for Relocation Package

  • Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus

Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.

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Associate Lab Technician II

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