Calibration Assistant I

Supernus Rockville , MD 20850

Posted 4 months ago

Job Summary

Responsible for the calibration and preventative maintenance of all laboratory instruments/equipment for the Analytical Sciences (AS) and Quality Control (QC) departments.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Calibrates a variety of laboratoryinstruments/equipment to ensure compliance with specifications (e.g., HPLCs,dissolution units, Karl Fisher units, environmental chambers).

  • Performs routine maintenance, repair, and calibrationon laboratory equipment.

  • Coordinate and assist contractors who may beused to perform any of the above tasks.

  • Assists with investigating out of calibrationresults.

  • On call 24/7 to respond to environmental chamberexcursions.

Non-Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provide calibration use training to laboratorypersonnel, as applicable.

  • Assists with installation and qualification oflaboratory equipment.

  • Update written procedures (SOPs) concerninginstrumentation when needed.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • N/A

Knowledge and Other Qualifications:

  • Assistant: B.S. in Chemistry, Engineering with0+ years of experience or high school degree or relevant technical schooltraining/certification with 4+ years of relevant experience.

  • Ability to calibrate a variety of laboratoryinstruments while ensuring compliance with specifications.

  • Ability to understand and follow writtenprocedures concerning laboratory instrumentation.

  • Strong organizational skills with attention todetail.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Computer literate with proficiency of MicrosoftOffice package including Word, Outlook, and Excel.

  • GMP experience a plus.

Other Characteristics:

  • Ability to work independently and as part of ateam.

  • Ability to maintain high ethical standards of integrityand quality.

  • Dynamic in approach to work.

  • Capable of performing other duties as assignedby management.

  • Authorized to legally work in the United Stateswithout visa sponsorship.

Supernus Pharmaceuticals is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receiveconsideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex,sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protectedveteran status, age or any other characteristic protected by law.


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