Randstad Quality Assurance in Newbury Park, California

Quality Assurance

job details:

  • location:Newbury Park, CA

  • salary:$24.77 - $29.15 per hour

  • date posted:Tuesday, July 10, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • reference:25745

job description

Quality Assurance

Quality Control Analyst I

Job Responsibilities

  • Conduct critical biological, chemical and physical analyses such as raw materials, initial, in-process and final products, and samples collected from environmental monitoring programs at manufacturing facilities, etc

  • Use a variety of laboratory instrumentation and computer systems to collect and record data (such as LIMS system).

  • Perform assays requiring precise analytical skills and understanding of biology and chemistry principles.

  • Complete all testing, including special project / protocol testing in a timely and appropriate manner.

  • Maintain data integrity and ensure compliance with company SOPs and specifications, FDA, GLP, QSR and cGMP regulations.

  • Write exception documents.

  • Participate in functional efforts involving teams, which impact production, increase efficiency, solve problems, generate cost savings and improve quality.

  • Perform laboratory and manufacturing audits as required. Audit and update, as required, plant SOPs.

  • May perform equipment maintenance and calibrations as required. May perform other duties as assigned.

Education & Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree in Chemistry, or Biological Sciences with Analytical Chemistry or Laboratory coursework with 0-2 years experience.

  • Knowledge of cGMP manufacturing.

  • Knowledge of basic laboratory and pharmaceutical production equipment including but not limited to: autoclaves, process tanks, incubators, analytical equipment, and CIP/SIP systems.

  • Knowledge of basic chemical and biological safety procedures.

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks concurrently, and in a timely fashion.

  • Computer literate.

  • Must be detail oriented, conscientious and have high reading comprehension skills.

  • Must have basic understanding of laboratory instrumentation.

  • Must be able to communicate effectively with supervisors and peers.

  • Must be able to read, write, and converse in English.

  • Must be able to navigate, conduct searches, and fill on line forms on Personal Computer for the purposes of training, performance management, and self service applications.

  • Must have the ability to navigate electronic mail systems and intranet for communication purposes.

  • Good interpersonal skills and be able to work effectively and efficiently in a team environment.

  • Must be able to read and follow detailed written instructions and have good verbal/written communication skills.

  • Must have the following personal attributes: integrity and trust, work ethic, sound judgment, intellectual honesty, pragmatism, courage and conviction.

  • Must have passion to innovate and drive for solutions.

  • Must display personal accountability for results and integrity.

  • Must display eagerness to learn and continuously improve.

  • Must have uncompromising dedication to quality


  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance

  • 401K Plan with Company Match

  • Life and AD&D Insurance

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.

Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.