Laboratory Process Technician (Future Opportunities in Indianapolis, Indiana) - (R1025356) in Indianapolis, IN at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 10/9/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    10/9/2018
  • Job ID:
    R1025356

Job Description

Launched in 2015, Q2 Solutions is a leading global clinical trials laboratory services organization. We help biopharmaceutical, medical device and diagnostics customers improve human health through innovation that transforms science and data into actionable medical insights. Q2 Solutions is a quality driven, responsive partner with strong global experience and deep scientific and medical expertise. The Q2 Solutions joint venture was formed by Quintiles and Quest Diagnostics, combining the best of each parent organizations clinical trials laboratory services capabilities.

Description

We are always looking for new talent to join Q2 Solutions. To be considered for a future Lab Process Technician position, submit your resume. If your qualifications, experience and skill sets align with the position requirements, one of our recruiters will connect with you. 
 
PURPOSE
Conduct all aspects of sample and reference compound custodial programs ensuring full compliance of all facility related Standard Practices. Provide homogenization, plating of samples, and dilution of test articles to support time critical assays. Provide Laboratory Information System (LIMS) design/set-up. Provide client with detailed summaries of sample receipt clearly identifying discrepancies and/or problem areas. Provide instrument maintenance, system monitoring, laboratory cleanliness and supply allocation. Utilize multiple databases to allow for tracking and scheduling of laboratory maintenance and processes.  
 
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Perform tasks related to sample and reference compound custodianship, utilizing the Laboratory Information System (LIMS).
  • Represent Quintiles through frequent routine client contact to ensure process continuity.
  • Process time-sensitive requests of sample and reference compounds.
  • Provide homogenization and plating of samples in support of scientific teams.
  • Solubilize test articles in support of scientific teams.
  • Creation of LIMS study design and upload discrepancy resolution through client interface.
  • Responsible for maintenance schedules for laboratory equipment.
  • Maintain, clean, and check calibration of instrumentation including but not limited to pipettes, centrifuges, balances, freezers, TurboVaps, SpeedVacs, and water purifiers.
  • Investigate malfunctions and perform repairs, or contact repair agencies as necessary.
  • Maintain equipment records and maintenance logs in compliance with Quintiles standard practices.
  • Maintain the laboratory in a safe and orderly manner.
  • Dispose of chemical and biohazardous waste throughout the facility.
  • Provide support for after-hour deliveries.
  • Support and respond to after-hour alarms and/or other job critical emergencies.
  • Comply with all applicable regulatory standards, including Good Clinical and Good Laboratory Practices.

Job Requirements

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
  • Ability to maintain accurate records.
  • Ability to maintain clean and efficient laboratory operations.
  • Ability to perform fully compliant sample and reference compound custody.
  • Ability to provide effective client communication.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and clients.
  • Ability to trouble-shoot and perform minor repairs to daily use equipment.
  • Basic chemistry knowledge and how it relates to a safety in the work place.
MINIMUM REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
  • Associate’s degree with1 years’ related experience; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience in a regulated analytical laboratory.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
  • Regular standing for extended periods of time
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds
  • Extensive use of keyboard requiring repetitive motion of fingers.
  • Extensive use of telephone and face-to-face communication requiring accurate perception of speech.
  • Regular sitting for extended periods of time.
 
EEO Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes.

Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there!

We invite you to join IQVIA™.


Job ID: R1025356