Lab Technician
Watson Pharmaceuticals 3.837 reviews - Elizabeth, NJ

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Basic Purpose:
Perform physical testing analyses for incoming raw materials and in-process products while following cGMP, GLP and corporate policies and work either independently or as a team to achieve company goals and initiatives.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities
· Follow established laboratory safety procedures.
· Document all activities in a legible manner following established formats and procedures.
· Perform and document Particle Size Distribution analyses for incoming raw materials and in-process samples using sieve shakers.
· Perform and document Particle Size Distribution Analyses for incoming raw materials using Air jet equipment.
· Perform and document Bulk and Tap Density Analyses for incoming raw materials and in-process samples.
· Perform required testing for packaging component.
· Records test results on standard forms and specifications
· Maintain and clean testing equipment in accordance with manufacturer’s recommendations.
· Assist with lab housekeeping, organization and equipment maintenance.
Specialized Knowledge and Skills
· Working knowledge of cGMPs.
· Possess good written and oral communication skills.
· Possess strong mathematical skills – fractions, percentages, ratios and algebraic expressions.
· Knowledge of applicable laboratory terminology and equipment.
· Ability to work effectively to meet scheduled release dates.
Work Environment and Physical Demands
· Must be physically capable of performing the duties of the position including ability to lift up to 50 lbs and wear required personal protective equipment.
· Associate degree in chemistry or related science or a minimum of one-year related work experience.

About this company
3.837 reviews
Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Watson) is a specialty pharmaceutical company engaged in the development, manufacture, marketing, sale and...