About B. Braun B. Braun Medical Inc., a leader in infusion therapy and pain management, develops, manufactures, and markets innovative medical products and services to the healthcare industry. Other key product areas include nutrition, pharmacy admixture and compounding, ostomy and wound care, and dialysis. The company is committed to eliminating preventable treatment errors and enhancing patient, clinician and environmental safety. B. Braun Medical is headquartered in Bethlehem, Pa., and is part of the B. Braun Group of Companies in the U.S., which includes B. Braun Interventional Systems, Aesculap® and CAPS®. Globally, the B. Braun Group of Companies employs more than 64,000 employees in 64 countries. Guided by its Sharing Expertise® philosophy, B. Braun continuously exchanges knowledge with customers, partners and clinicians to address the critical issues of improving care and lowering costs. To learn more about B. Braun Medical, visit www.BBraunUSA.com.
Position Summary: The QC Laboratory Associate III is responsible for fulfilling the needs of the Quality Control Department's requirements for analytical testing in the biological and chemical areas, examination of product, components and performing equipment and process validations. The QC Laboratory Associate II is responsible for performing independent tasks of greater complexity with some guidance from the higher-level positions, demonstrate moderate problem solving skills. The position is also responsible for the laboratory daily organizational duties. Responsibilities: Essential DutiesSupports the Lab in the preparation and update of test methods/specification/procedures and related documents.Assists in chemical testing activity.Updates training activities and related SAP system.Updates daily testing activity including trending.Adherence to good laboratory practices, good documentation practices, good housekeeping and good manufacturing process.Supporting the Lab in achieving objectives/targets outlined by the Head of DepartmentAssigns work and provides direction to subordinate associates.The job function listed is not exhaustive and shall also include any responsibilities as assigned by the Supervisor from time to time. Expertise: Knowledge & SkillsAssignments are routine and repetitious in nature. Work performed within narrowly defined parameters. Follows established procedures and guidelines.Works under general supervision. May periodically assist in orienting, training, assigning & checking the work of other peers.May require some limited judgement in resolving problems.Contacts are primarily with department supervisors, leads, subordinates, and peers. Occasional contact with external contractors/vendors.Salary range: $45,590-$54,700
Expertise: Qualifications - Experience/Training/Education/Etc Required:Associate's or technical degree required04-06 years related experience required.On-call hours as neededDesired:N/AWhile 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. .
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 functions 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 downwardFrequently: StandConstantly: SitActivities:Occasionally: Climbing stairs/ladders, Kneeling/Crawling, Push/pull, Reaching upward and downward, Stooping/squattingFrequently: StandingConstantly: SittingEnvironmental Conditions:Occasionally: Proximity to moving parts, Fumes, Gases, DustFrequently: Exposure to toxic or caustic chemicals (in most areas)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: LowOccasionally: Production/manufacturing environment, Warehouse environmentFrequently: Lab environmentConstantly: Office 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.
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