Quality Control Technician

Eurofins Scientific

Eurofins Scientific

Quality Assurance
Ipswich, MA, USA
Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2024

Company Description

Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, providing a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries, to make life and our environment safer, healthier and more sustainable. From the food you eat, to the water you drink, to the medicines you rely on, Eurofins laboratories work with the biggest companies in the world to ensure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate.

The Eurofins network of companies is the global leader in food, environment, pharmaceutical and cosmetic product testing and in agroscience Contract Research Organisation services. It is one of the market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, advanced material sciences and in the support of clinical studies, as well as having an emerging global presence in Contract Development and Manufacturing Organisations. It also has a rapidly developing presence in highly specialised and molecular clinical diagnostic testing and in-vitro diagnostic products.

In over 30 years, Eurofins has grown from one laboratory in Nantes, France to 58,000 staff across a decentralised and entrepreneurial network of 900 laboratories in over 54 countries. Eurofins companies offer a portfolio of over 200,000 analytical methods to evaluate the safety, identity, composition, authenticity, origin, traceability and purity of biological substances and products.

In 2021, Eurofins generated total revenues of EUR 6.72 billion, and has been among the best performing stocks in Europe over the past 20 years.

Job Description

  • Conduct analyses of in-process materials, raw materials, finished goods, or stability samples
  • Interpret test results and compare them to approved specifications
  • Report questionable test results to management
  • Perform peer review of test data and analysis
  • Record experiments in ELNs according to established protocol
  • Make and maintain inventory of commonly used reagents
  • Participate in or support atypical or out of specification (OOS) investigations
  • Maintain up to date training file for the QC Department
  • Maintain lab cleanliness and adherence to all safety guidelines

Qualifications

  • B.S. degree in Biology, Chemistry, or related field
  • Experience performing laboratory-based tasks, including sampling, testing, measuring, recording and analyzing results in biological, chemical and life sciences.
  • Experience in operating standard laboratory equipment including centrifuges, pipettes, pH meters, spectrophotometers and running SDS-PAGE and agarose gels is a plus
  • UPLC, Capillary Electrophoresis and/or Mass Spec is a plus
  • Have the ability to perform routine tasks accurately and follow strict methodologies to carry out analyses
  • Possess strong recordkeeping skills and the ability to analyze, interpret and report results to senior staff
  • Have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively collaborate with others
  • Have a working knowledge of MS Office applications

Additional Information

  • Position is full-time and permanent, Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm with over time as needed. Candidates currently living in a commutable distance to Ispwich, MA are encouraged to apply.

    What we offer:

  • Excellent full time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, dental, and vision options
  • Life and disability insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories Professional Scientific Services® (PSS) is a global, award-winning insourcing solution that places our people at our clients’ site dedicated to running and managing laboratory services while eliminating headcount, co-employment and project-management worries.

    We infuse our 55-year track record of scientific and laboratory operations expertise, as well as HR and great place to work best practices, to recruit, hire, train and manage highly qualified scientists to perform laboratory services using our client’s quality systems and equipment.

    To learn more about Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories, please explore our website www.eurofinsus.com.

  • Yearly goal-based bonus & eligibility for merit-based increases

Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.