Thermo Fisher Scientific Engineer/Scientist I, QC in Canoga Park, California

Job Description

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

The Engineer/Scientist I, QC will perform routine QC testing of various product lines in accordance with standard operating procedures and final product inspection to ensure all specified criteria are met.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure completion and accuracy of product and lab related quality control records

  • Maintain applicable testing logs, filing of quality control records, and maintenance of record retention as required by company documentation policy

  • Perform routine QC functions such as equipment calibrations, managing lab supplies and test materials, and maintain a clean and orderly laboratory area

  • Perform product evaluation tests or special test requests to assist product technical teams with process improvements, corrective and preventative actions

  • Maintain database of critical product performance measures for trend analysis

  • Assist with maintenance of database of Key Performance Indicator metrics for QC laboratory

  • Process and coordinate testing and disposition of product returns

  • Generate nonconformance report of product failure and notify appropriate parties

  • Participate in team meetings to troubleshoot product performance and/or process issue

  • Assist with assay troubleshooting and laboratory investigations of Out of Specification results

  • Assist with stability testing

  • Review and approve QC test data

  • Plan and implement training course for QC Associates in product line testing and various QC departmental functions

  • Assist in the collaboration and editing of QC department test protocols

  • Coordinate and assign the QC daily workload

  • Assist with other QC department functions as needed

This position requires between 20-30% of travel.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in a biological or related science from an accredited college or university plus one (1) years of laboratory experience; OR Master’s degree in a biological science from an accredited college or university and a minimum of no (0) years of laboratory experience

  • MS Office computer skills required for record and analysis reporting (i.e. Word, Excel)

  • Knowledge of Basic Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) and GMP requirement

This position does not currently offer relocation benefits.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.