Randstad is the #1 HR Services Company in the world and we are sourcing for a Laboratory Technician in the St. Louis, MO area. The ideal candidate, under direction, obtains samples, performs routine lab analyses, and reviews documentation according to standard written procedures or specific verbal instructions. Recognizes problem areas with samples, procedures, results, records or equipment, attempts to identify appropriate corrective action and notifies supervisor of problem and potential corrective actions. All in accordance with the requirements for ISO, FDA QSR, and STERIS policies. This is a contract role and can start immediately.
location: Saint Louis, Missouri
job type: Contract
salary: $21 - 23 per hour
work hours: 3 to 11
Under direction, obtains samples, performs routine lab analyses, and reviews documentation according to standard written procedures or specific verbal instructions. Recognizes problem areas with samples, procedures, results, records or equipment, attempts to identify appropriate corrective action and notifies supervisor of problem and potential correctve actions. All in accordance with the requirements for ISO, FDA QSR, and STERIS policies.
Responsible for the following:
Determine which raw materials and components require sampling through ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) system, obtain samples in a safe and timely manner in compliance with written procedures. Obtain water samples as defined in written procedures.
Perform routine product and raw material testing of samples. Document results on appropriate paperwork and notify Supervisor of non-conforming results.
In accordance with raw material and finished product specification, perform transactions in the ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) system as necessary to identify the status of materials (routine release actions, quarantine, or QC Hold at the direction of Supervisor/Manager)
Perform any other duties as assigned by Supervisor. Duties will be assigned to Laboratory Technicians based on training and abilities of that technician.
Assist in laboratory maintenance, including instrument calibration, preparation of standards used in testing, and proper disposal of expired and/or unused materials.
*EDUCATION EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS
Minimum work experience required in addition to education above: N/A
Will work experience be accepted in lieu of the above? Yes
Number of years' experience and type accepted in lieu of the above: 3
In a numbered list, describe specific work requirements, including years of experience for each requirement:
1. Minimum 3 years relevant lab testing in a regulated industry (i.e. FDA/ISO13485) required without associates degree.
Decision making or problem-solving authority - None
Describe empowerment, decision-making, and problem-solving authority.
Decision-making authority below:
Decisions with long-term impact - Supervisory review/approval required
Decisions with short-term impact - Supervisory review/approval required
Laboratory with exposure to chemicals
Mandatory: Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with strict deadlines. Second shift 300pm -1130pm M-F, alternating Saturday afternoons, if production is running.
skills: Biology, Chemistry, GLP (Good Laboratory Practice), Sample Preparation, Sample Testing, Sanitation, LIMS (Laboratory Information Management System
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.
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