B. Braun

QA Chemist II

Job Locations US-PA-Allentown
Requisition ID
2023-23476
Company
Central Admixture Pharmacy Services, Inc.
# of Openings
2
Category
Quality
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Shift
M-F 7am to 3pm, with alternating weekends or M-F 2:30-10:30pm. alternating weekends
Site
CAPS

Overview

CAPS®, the nation's largest network of outsourcing admixture pharmacies, has been delivering high-quality, same-day, admixture services and solutions to hospitals and outpatient facilities for more than 28 years. Along with the nation’s largest 503A sterile injectable outsourcing network, CAPS offers industry-leading batch compounding on a national scale through three 503B registered outsourcing facilities. With experience, capacity, and a passion for safety, CAPS is your 503B solution.
CAPS is part of the B. Braun Group of Companies in the U.S.

 

Responsibilities

Position Summary:

 

Responsibilities: Essential Duties

  • Plans and organizes chemical analysis of starting material, in process and finished product and stability studies and ensure adherence to approved test methods, specifications, procedures, equipment operating instruments and guidelines.
  • Responsible for the overall system of compilation, preparation and release of test results/ reports.
  • Conducts chemical analysis and experiments to develop new knowledge, materials, processes and products.
  • Analyzes samples from various sources to provide information on different materials.
  • Develops new techniques to analyze chemicals.
  • Collaborates with specialists to interpret data and writes reports about the results.
  • Analyzes test information to determine process efficiency and works on improvements.
  • Quality, technical data review and investigation oversight.
  • Collaborate with all departments and reports metrics to site management to continuously drive quality improvements. 

The job function listed is not exhaustive and shall also include any responsibilities as assigned by the Supervisor from time to time.

 

General:

It shall be the duty of every employee while at work to take reasonable care for safety and health of himself/herself and other persons.

 

Knowledge and Skills Requirements:

  • Familiar with Data Integrity and GDP in a cGMP Laboratory environment.
  • Theoretical knowledge of subject matter, cGMP, FDA guidelines, GLP and USP’s. Complete knowledge of good analytical and laboratory techniques, basic knowledge of cGMP’s, GLP’s, SOP’s, USP and FDA requirements.
  • Requires full working knowledge of relevant business practices and procedures in professional field.
  • Uses standard theories, principles and concepts and integrates them to propose a course of action.

Supervision Given and Received:

  • Works under general supervision.
  • Relies on experience and judgement to plan and accomplish assigned goals.
  • May periodically assist in orienting, training, assigning & checking the work of other peers.

 

The targeted range for this role takes into account a range of factors that are considered when making compensation and hiring decisions; included but not limited to: skill sets; experience and training; licensure and certifications; and other business and organizational needs. The disclosed range estimate has not been adjusted for the applicable geographic differential associated with the location at which the position may be filled. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case.  The range provided is a reasonable estimate.

Target Based Range

$65,302-$81,628

Qualifications

Expertise: Qualifications - Experience/Training/Education/Etc

 

Required:

  • Bachelor's degree required
  • 04-06 years related experience required.
  • Ability to work non-standard schedule as needed

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands to handle or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.

 

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Additional Information

Responsibilities: Other Duties:

The preceding functions have been provided as examples of the types of work performed by employees assigned to this position. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed in this description are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Management reserves the right to add, modify, change or rescind the work assignments of different positions due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential duties of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is expected to:

 Light work - Exerting up to 20 lbs of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects.

 

Lifting, Carrying, Pushing, Pulling and Reaching:

  •  Occasionally:Reaching upward and downward, Push/pull
  • Frequently:    Stand, Sit
  • Constantly:       N/A

Activities:

  • Occasionally: Hearing - ordinary, fine distinction, loud (hearing protection required), Push/pull, Reaching upward and downward, Talking - ordinary, loud/quick, Walking
  • Frequently:     Handling, Sitting , Standing
  • Constantly:      N/A

 Environmental Conditions:

  • Occasionally: Exposure to toxic or caustic chemicals (in most areas)
  • Frequently:     N/A
  • Constantly:     N/A

 Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  •  Noise Intensity: Moderate
  • Occasionally:      Production/manufacturing environment
  • Frequently:           N/A
  • Constantly:           Lab environment

 

What We Offer

B. Braun offers an excellent benefits package, which includes healthcare, a 401(k) plan, and tuition reimbursement. To learn more about B. Braun and our safety healthcare products or view a listing of our employment opportunities, please visit us on the internet at www.bbraunusa.com.
 
Through its “Sharing Expertise®” initiative, B. Braun promotes best practices for continuous improvement of healthcare products and services.

Notices

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