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Validation Chemist II

Pfizer
McPherson, KS 67460
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**ROLE SUMMARY**

Perform chemical analysis on active product ingredients (API), excipients, components, and commercial & non-commercial product to assure product quality.



**ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES**

Accountable for activities involved in analyzing chemical, raw materials, in-process materials, release test samples or stability samples in support of the company's quality program, and includes environmental/utility monitoring and testing, analytical testing, microbial identification & testing, sterility testing, the installation, operation, and performance qualification of unique QC instruments, sample management, retains management, interpretation and evaluation of analyses in terms of accuracy and precision compared against established specifications. One may also be involved in establishing requirements for the transfer of methodology from R&D.

Perform standard qualitative and quantitative analysis on: processed validation, purchased raw materials, in-process products, pure drug substances, finished pharmaceutical preparations, stability samples, and contract manufacturing samples utilizing accepted gravimetric and spectrophotometric procedures, in accordance with approved testing procedures Hospira, the National Formulary (NF), and various Pharmacopeia.



+ Utilizes standard analytical chemistry techniques. A working knowledge of HPLC analysis.

+ Prepare and standardize volumetric solutions, test solutions and reagents used in USP, NF and Hospira monograph analysis.

+ Maintain records of all analysis information of assigned products for permanent file and proper entry of information on laboratory forms.

+ Evaluate all data obtained from analysis; if discrepancy or deviation occurs, consult with supervisor.

+ Review completed data for accuracy before forwarding data to QA filing in the batch record.

+ Participate in employee involvement team(s).

+ Any other duties as assigned by supervisor.

+ Performs work in a structured environment under direction from supervisor

+ Communicate straightforward information, asks questions and checks for understanding

+ Participate and contribute as a team member



**BASIC QUALIFICATIONS**

A Bachelor's degree in a scientific field is required with not less than 2 years of experience in a laboratory setting.

Competent and understanding of fundamental principles of one or more technical or specialized body of knowledge.

Perform repetitive or routine duties working from set instructions and under standard procedures.

Make decisions that require choosing between limited options to resolve problems.

Available for some off-shift work (2nd, 3rd, & weekend shifts) will be required.



**PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS**

Competent knowledge of Waters Empower Software



**PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS**

Considerable mental/visual concentration, coordinating manual dexterity with mental/visual attention - including alternating sitting/standing to perform tasks and strict documentation requirements.



**NON-STANDARD WORK SCHEDULE, TRAVEL OR ENVIRONMENT REQUIREMENTS**

Lab/production environment with some disagreeable elements such as noise, dust, fumes, heat, and safety hazards, etc.



+ **Last Date to Apply: May 9, 2020**

+ Eligible for Relocation Package

+ Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus

+ \#LI-PFE



**Sunshine Act**

Pfizer reports payments and other transfers of value to health care providers as required by federal and state transparency laws and implementing regulations. These laws and regulations require Pfizer to provide government agencies with information such as a health care provider's name, address and the type of payments or other value received, generally for public disclosure. Subject to further legal review and statutory or regulatory clarification, which Pfizer intends to pursue, reimbursement of recruiting expenses for licensed physicians may constitute a reportable transfer of value under the federal transparency law commonly known as the Sunshine Act. Therefore, if you are a licensed physician who incurs recruiting expenses as a result of interviewing with Pfizer that we pay or reimburse, your name, address and the amount of payments made currently will be reported to the government. If you have questions regarding this matter, please do not hesitate to contact your Talent Acquisition representative.



**EEO & Employment Eligibility**

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.



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Posted: 2020-04-28 Expires: 2020-08-01

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