Laboratory Quality & Inspection Tech

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    Cardiff, Wales

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    James Doherty

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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The Laboratory Quality and Inspection Technician performs testing of various products for good manufacturing/laboratory practices (GMP/GLP) to verify product meets specifications and are free of damage or defects.

Key responsibilities/essential functions include:

· Ability to carry out PCR, RT PCR, Ion chromatography, DNase & RNase detection testing

· DNA profile analysis

· Chemical management

· Stock control

· Preforming environmental / DNA monitoring of cleanrooms

· Comply with EHS regulations & policies

· Working to tight time lines to fulfil customer requirements

· Accept or reject products, material and equipment not meeting specifications

· Inspect, test, or measure materials, products, installations and work for conformance to specifications

· Discuss inspection results with those responsible for products, and recommend necessary corrective actions

· Perform incoming inspection of items

· Verify conformance to specifications and protocols and report outcomes

· Operate lab/test equipment, as applicable

Quality Specific Goals:

· Knowledge and understanding of acceptance activity requirements for incoming, in process, and final inspection requirements (as associated with job type/position) to ensure that a device conforms to its specification and out of specification items are properly handled.

· Knowledge and understanding of Calibration, Preventative Maintenance, Material Identification & Segregation, documentation & disposition of non-conforming material, and Good Documentation Practices requirements, as associated with this job type/position

· Aware of and comply with the GEHC Quality Manual, Quality Management System, Quality Management Policy, Quality Goals, and applicable laws and regulations as they apply to this job type/position

· Complete all planned Quality & Compliance training within the defined deadlines

· Identify and report any quality or compliance concerns and take immediate corrective action as required

Required Qualifications:

· Forensic or Genetic degree or 6 years working experience in Laboratory

· Ability to speak, understand, read, and write in local language

· Proficient with software applications applicable to the job

Preferred Qualifications:

· Attention to detail

· Technical / Associate Degree

· Three years relevant experience in quality and/or inspection

Additional Information

Environment & Culture

  • Good working environment
  • Support / training / development offered
  • Good facilities / very clean
  • Nice work culture
  • Friendly staff and colleagues