Job Description: Job ID: PHE000680
Phenomenex is a global technology leader committed to developing novel analytical chemistry solutions that solve the separation and purification challenges of researchers in industrial, clinical, government and academic laboratories. From drug discovery and pharmaceutical development to food safety and environmental analysis, Phenomenex chromatography products, technical services and chemical reference standards accelerate science and help researchers improve global health and well-being.
Selected by the Wall Street Journal as an "Exceptional Workplace," Phenomenex is defined by its passionate people, dynamic culture and distinctive ingenuity. These common characteristics unify the Phenomenex companies worldwide behind our mission "to promote the growth, prosperity and well-being of those we serve - our customers, our employees, and humanity.
Responsible for the inspection and testing of raw materials, in-process testing and final testing of finished chromatographic media. This individual will be responsible for maintaining key instrumentation to ensure test results are reliable and accurate. This individual will compare data obtained from test results against specification limits and trending patterns to ensure material meets strict quality attributes.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Perform routine testing using a variety of testing methods, including HPLC, GC and MS instrumentation
Understand and perform elemental analysis and particle size testing on a variety of materials
Perform IQ/OQ/PQ activities on specific instrumentation to ensure reliable and reproducible results
Accurately document and compare testing results against control/specification limits
Identify adverse trends and take the appropriate steps to correct and prevent reoccurrence
Interact with other departments within the company, as needed, to gather information and communicate updates regarding quality related items.
Follow all applicable standard operating procedures for work area
Update, maintain and understand KPI tracking spreadsheets
Initiate and complete nonconformance reports for failing materials
Initiate and complete CAPA and IR related activities
Create, revise and update standard operating procedures
Create certificate of analysis documentation, if applicable
Apply knowledge of good laboratory and safety practices on a daily basis
Participate in new product development and specification setting activities
Apply "5S" and lean principles in work area
Assist in third party vendor qualification assessments
Mentor and train other quality control staff regarding good laboratory practice
Enforce and follow all safety related policies
Understand HPLC methodology and principles. Train staff on these principles as needed.
Apply change control principles to ensure adequate notification of relevant changes
Understand and support yearly departmental goals
Perform other job-related duties as requested by customers and/ or management
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelors Degree in Analytical Chemistry, Biology or Life Sciences required.
Ensures all work is accurate and free of errors / defects
Requires analytical thinking and presenting ideas
Experience in Microsoft office and Database Management
Attention to detail, pay specific attention to tasks
Strong organizational skill, plans and assigns resources in a detailed fashion
2 or more years of experience in chromatogram
Danaher Corporation Overview
Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We're innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you'll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.
Danaher is committed to competitive compensation that typically has key components including base salary, variable annual incentive compensation based on personal and company performance, and long-term incentive.