Chemist III

Actavis, Inc.
Job Location
Elizabeth, NJ
Job Description

Role Description Summary

Perform analytical testing of pharmaceutical products following cGMP, GLP and corporate policies and work either independently or as a team to achieve company goals and initiatives.

Description of KEY responsibilities:

Follow established laboratory safety procedures.

Analyses sample using appropriate instrumentation (depending on level, some or all of the following would apply ? HPLC/UPLC, GC, UV, IR, KF, pH, etc.) while following current Methods & Procedures (SOP?s).

Process and report HPLC instrumental analysis using the Empower data processing software.

Process and report other instrumental analysis using the instrument specific data processing software.

Document all activities in a legible manner following established formats and procedures.
Identify and troubleshoot problems with instrumentation and analytical preparations

Skills and specific knowledge required
Knowledge of cGMPs.
Knowledge of compendia procedures (i.e., USP, NF, BP etc.).
Possess good written and oral communication skills.
Exhibit proficiency with Empower software and Microsoft Office modules - Word and Excel.
Possess strong mathematical skills fractions, percentages, ratios and algebraic expressions.
Knowledge of cGMPs.

Core competencies identified

Identify and troubleshoot problems with instrumentation and analytical activities.

BS/BA Diploma
3-6 years' experience

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