Laboratory Technician - Analytical Development in Albany, NY

Date Posted: 07/20/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-time
  • Location:
    Albany, NY
  • Job Type:
    Analytical
  • Experience:
    Individual Contributor
  • Date Posted:
    07/20/2020

Job Description

Description

Laboratory Technician in Albany, NY
AMRI provides global contract research and manufacturing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.  The Laboratory Technician is an integral part of the AMRI team, contributing to our success by  demonstrating competency in many aspects of practical analytical chemistry and assist the senior members of the laboratory group.  A major component of this scientist’s performance rating will be based on productivity, teamwork and cooperation.
Join our talented workforce, where a commitment to excellence and a customer focused attitude is everything. We pursue excellence because our work has the power to improve patients’ lives with the pharmaceuticals we develop and manufacture.
In this role, you will:

• Conduct laboratory operations in a safe manner.  Maintain familiarity with the Chemical Hygiene Plan.  Exhibit safety awareness and safe work practices.
• Follow responsible actions regarding chemical disposal.  Maintain compliance with all regulations at the federal, state, and local levels, as well as all appropriate SOP’s.
• Develop and maintain working knowledge of commonly used spectroscopic and physiochemical procedures.
• Analyze samples with the standard procedures effectively and under minimal supervision.  Analyze experimental data for validity before reporting results.
• Keep contemporary, accurate, legible, and complete experimental records in accordance with GMP and GLP practices.
• Submit complete, documented, and legible results of analytical testing.  Ensure that data is properly filed and accessible for review in accordance with appropriate SOP’s. 
• Maintain the laboratory equipment in a clean, organized and orderly manner:
• Wash, dry, and put away chemistry glassware
• Wipe down lab benches;
• Sweep and mop lab floors;
• Refill solvent bottles and prepare solutions

Qualifications

Required:
• Associates or Bachelors Degree with major in science or equivalent industrial experience.
• 1-2 yrs of relevant experience.
• Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. 
• Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume.  Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
• Exposure to a laboratory environment.
• Chemical Hygiene and Biosafety training. All interested applicants must apply online.  AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer, we value diversity and inclusiveness.
Minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity are encouraged to apply.


Job: Analytical
Primary Location: Albany, New York
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: 07/20/2020
Shift Type:

AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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