Laboratory Technician - Shared Function

Laboratory Technician - Shared Function

Job Description

Job Purpose

Provides ancillary support services in the QC Laboratory for the routine operations including documentation archiving, dispatching of samples to support all pre and validation activities as well as routine operations in accordance to written procedures and local/international regulations.

Major Responsibilities

• Implement activities to conduct/perform with necessary sampling/test methods or compendia methods in the lab and site under cGMP.
• Support the team to prepare lab reagents and other lab related activities including investigations and sample shipment.
• Track and execute individual training requirements to ensure completion on time including new methods and instrumentation.
• Follows the priorities for Laboratory equipment documentation, labelling and archiving.
• Ensures sampling delivery is performed in a timely manner.
• Maintain accuracy of SAP entry and sample dispatching to the required location including external testing laboratories.
• Support the team to liaise with vendor for PM/Cal requirement creation.
• Compiles documents in a complete, accurate and consistent manner to ensure that samples, materials or products and intermediates have been tested, or inspected according to specification and cGMPs.
• Support improvement or efficiency projects whenever possible.
• Be able to explain, his/her area of work, in health authorities inspections and internal audits.

Minimum requirements

• Diploma and NITEC in Biotechnology, Biological Sciences or Chemistry.
• Minimum 2 years of relevant experience.
• Proficiency in using systems for data entry or processing standard request such and SAP or LIMS system.
• Chemistry and/or biology experience background will be an advantage.
Novartis Technical Operations
Full Time