Scientist 2 or 3 - Metrology Specialist

Parexel International Corporation

Multiple Locations


We are looking to fill a Scientist 2 or 3- Metrology Specialist position working as a full-time employee of ExecuPharm / Parexel FSP on long-term assignment onsite at one of our clients located in Rahway, NJ.  This position offers full benefits, sick time, 401K, paid holidays, and paid time off. If interested, please send a word copy of your resume to [email protected]>. This position does not offer any sponsorship.

Metrology specialist responsible for the oversight of regulated and non-regulated laboratory equipment. 

Will oversee the lifecycle of the lab instrumentation covering acquisition and installation, performance or coordination of routine maintenance, computer system validation, and regulated systems retirement

ResponsibilitiesPrepare, review, and approve instrument/equipment documentation such as master equipment lists, qualification documentation, and calibration documentationCoordinate service activities across a variety of vendors and service engineers while building and maintaining strong working relationshipsGain a working knowledge of laboratory equipment to facilitate with troubleshooting and/or perform maintenance or calibration activities Participate in computer system validation activities associated with new or upgraded equipment or software packagesSupport the purchase, installation, and equipment qualification of new laboratory equipmentCollaborate with metrology staff across multiple testing labs and sites for process improvement, cross-training and cross-site supportOriginate and progress Notice of Event (NOE) and Change Management (CM) recordsPerform and document investigations and assist in developing/implementing CAPA plansRepresent the laboratory on all aspects of laboratory equipment during auditsEnsure compliance with all regulatory requirements (cGMP) and internal policies and procedures

QualificationsB.S. Degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or closely related sciences with 1-2 yrs relevant experience

Required Skills and ExperienceExperience working within a regulated (GMP) laboratoryExperience maintaining laboratory equipment including HPLCs, GCs, UVs, dissolution systems, or other specialized computerized systemsFamiliarity with standalone computer system validation requirementsHighly organized, and capable of multi-tasking to manage a variety of laboratory equipment or system related schedules, documents, and maintenance tasksCapable of working independently under moderate supervision Strong verbal and written communication skillsStrong interpersonal skills. Comfortable interacting with a variety of on-site and off-site collaborators

Desired Skills and ExperienceExperience with maintenance of analytical instrumentation such as HPLC, UPLC, GC, UV, IR, Karl Fischer, and dissolution with ability to troubleshoot them.Experience with computerized standalone systems GMP validation requirementsFamiliarity with authoring relevant instrument standard operating procedures (SOPs)

This role may be subject to government and/or customer requirements regarding vaccination against COVID-19 that are more stringent than Parexel policy. Accordingly, successful applicants may need to be either vaccinated against COVID-19 or have an approved religious or medical exemption. Employment is contingent on disclosure of your COVID-19 vaccination status and, if relevant, proof of vaccination.

About ExecuPharm/Parexel

ExecuPharm is the North American clinical operations business within Parexel FSP, which includes the CMC Operations group.  We provide pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical companies with qualified and talented technical professionals to support the development and delivery of new therapies.

For results-driven and caring individuals who want to make a meaningful difference in the world, Parexel is trusted by life sciences companies to meet their long-term staffing needs for scientists and engineers and related professionals in discovery and development of novel therapies, keeping patients at the center of everything we do, and where an inclusive community helps you be your best, transforming any career into a life-changing achievement.

Come join us!

2022-09-16 00:05:24

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