Raw Material Laboratory Technician

Quality Seymour, Indiana


Job Summary:

This position is primarily responsible for assisting analytical chemists in the analysis and laboratory support for the analysis and sampling of raw materials, container/closure and manufacturing equipment cleaning samples. This includes the basic laboratory support functions like glassware washing as well as basic qualitative material analysis and sampling of raw materials along with sampling and testing of packaging components.

Essential Functions:

• Work as a team with other laboratory technicians to accomplish all assigned laboratory duties as scheduled. These duties may include glassware washing, daily balance calibrations, daily pH meter calibrations, daily equipment checks, water port sanitation, monitoring of HPLC waste, regular fume hood, safety shower, and eyewash inspections, vial crushing / disposal, non-viable particulate monitoring of the facility, etc.
• Assist analytical chemists in accurate and timely analysis of raw material samples according to current analytical procedures, SOPs and laboratory guidelines.
• Assist in routine setup and cleanup of equipment.
• Assist in the sampling of manufacturing equipment to support cleaning validation efforts.
• Perform all work using appropriate safety measures.
• Maintain accurate and legible notebooks and records.
• Assist in maintaining laboratory equipment and facilities.
• Special projects or other tasks as deemed necessary based on individual's qualifications, business needs and QC management’s discretion.

Training or Experience:

• Knowledge of cGMP, USP/NF and FDA Guidelines preferred.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills.
• Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.
• Demonstrated ability to work as part of a cross-functional team.


• High School diploma (or equivalent).


• None