Laboratory Intern

Quality Seymour, Indiana


Description

Job Summary:

To provide a learning environment and practical laboratory experience in support of a pharmaceutical development and manufacturing site. This position is primarily responsible for assisting in a variety of tasks to support analytical chemists. This includes routine laboratory and administrative tasks.

Essential Functions:

Receive and properly document on-the-job training for tasks that will be performed
Complete assigned laboratory/administrative tasks as scheduled. These duties may include glassware preparation/washing/stocking, routine equipment setup/operation/calibration/maintenance, proper disposal of lab waste, solution/sample preparation, data entry, etc.
Assist chemists in accurate and timely analysis of samples according to current analytical procedures, SOPs and laboratory guidelines
Maintain accurate and legible labels, notebooks and records according to SOPs.
Perform housekeeping and organizational tasks
Assist with document handling, distribution, and filing
Assist in special projects or other tasks as deemed necessary based on individual's qualifications, business needs and lab management’s discretion
Perform all work using appropriate safety measures

Skills or Experience:

Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Detail oriented and organized
Self-motivated
Able to work independently with minimal supervision
Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel

Education:

High school graduate pursuing a college degree
Preferably at least three years of college education in a science field (e.g., chemistry, biology, medical)

Supervises/Manages:

None