Quality Control Metrology Support Specialist - Pharmaceuticals - Charlotte, North Carolina United States - 36639


Job #: 36639
Title: Quality Control Metrology Support Specialist - Pharmaceuticals
Job Location: Charlotte, North Carolina - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Other Compensation: 10% bonus potential
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes


Pharmaceutical manufacturer on the south side of Charlotte, NC. Strong growth potential and very active team/family environment.


Position Summary:

The Quality Control (QC) Metrology Support Specialist position supports the day-to-day operation and maintenance of the QC analytical equipment.  Primary responsibilities for this position will be:

  • Support the setting-up and overseeing the IQOQPQ process for laboratory instrumentation.
  • Responsible for performing or overseeing the calibration of analytical instrumentation in the QC and Microbiology laboratory.
  • Responsible for the repair or overseeing the repair of analytical instrumentation in the QC and Microbiology laboratory.
  • Responsible to implement and maintain procedures and systems in support of RM, IP, FP and stability testing in the QC laboratory and Microbiology laboratory.




  • Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, or closely related scientific discipline. Degree in Chemistry is highly preferred
  • A minimum of 3 years in the field of Pharmaceutical (manufacturing facility)
  • Experience with laboratory instrumentation qualification and calibration process
  • Experience with compendia techniques (identification, wet chemistry, limit)
  • Strong understanding of cGMP's cGLP's, FDA regulations, and industry guidelines, as well as international regulatory guidelines
  • Knowledge in general laboratory equipment including but not limited to: HPLC, GC, UV-Vis and FTIR

Knowledge & Skills

  • Must be proactive, results oriented, with a strong attention to detail
  • Self-starter with good-work ethic and ability to work independently with minimum supervision and use good judgment, or as a contributing member of a team
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, meet deadlines, and handle an ever changing, fast paced critical work environment
  • Strong organizational, analytical, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to analyze details and perform structured decision-making on a daily basis
  • Excellent verbal and written communication. Must be able to effectively communicate with multicultural individuals. Must be able to communicate at a technical level with vendors
  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to interact with all levels of personnel in a professional manner
  • Good computer skills with basic knowledge of Microsoft programs, particularly Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.
  • Knowledge of LIMS (Laboratory Information Management System) is a plus
  • Knowledge of cGMP, Regulatory guidelines, Compendial testing (USP), Internal auditing
  • Skills in coordination of calibration and preventative maintenance services, including but not limited to:
    • setting up vendor contracts
    • processing quotes
    • generating purchasing orders
    • handling vendor invoices
  • Technical writing skills to generate SOPs and serve as the Subject Matter Expert

University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree


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