Bayer QA 2 - 2nd Shift in Myerstown, Pennsylvania
At Bayer we’re visionaries, driven to solve the world’s toughest challenges and striving for a world where ,Health for all, Hunger for none’ is no longer a dream, but a real possibility. We’re doing it with energy, curiosity and sheer dedication, always learning from unique perspectives of those around us, expanding our thinking, growing our capabilities and redefining ‘impossible’. There are so many reasons to join us. If you’re hungry to build a varied and meaningful career in a community of brilliant and diverse minds to make a real difference, there’s only one choice.
QA 2 - 2nd Shift
Do you want to join an organization that helps the betterment of people’s lives?
Do you want to be part of delivering health to all? Then Bayer is the place for you.
Our vision is a noble one: health for all, hunger for none. The pandemic has further heightened awareness of self-care and nutrition. Help us deliver on our vision and create products that empower consumers to transform their everyday health.
Top tier compensation and benefits
Safety-first environment and extensive Covid-19 protocols
Training and development opportunities
Collaborative environment driven by teamwork
We’re growing and investing in our Myerstown site
We have a strong portfolio of leading consumer healthcare products (Bayer Aspirin, Aleve, Claritin, One A Day, Flintstones Vitamins, Phillips’ and more)
Pay and Benefits for full-time employees:
Company bonus (5% of eligible earnings annually)
Excellent benefits package - Medical, Dental, Vision & Prescription
401k plan with a company match (100% of the first 3% you contribute and 50% on the next 4% you contribute)
Retirement Contribution of 5% of eligible earnings
Generous vacation (3 weeks annually)
Educational Assistance (up to $7,500 annually)
16 Paid Company Holidays
What you’ll do:
The primary responsibilities of this role, QA 2, are to:
Perform standard qualitative and quantitative analysis on purchased raw materials, in-process products, pure drug substances and finished pharmaceutical/nutritional products in accordance with approved testing procedures of Bayer, the National Formulary (NF), United States Pharmacopoeia (USP) and the European Pharmacopoeia (EP);
Utilize standard analytical chemistry techniques including wet analytical methods as well as sophisticated electronic instrumentation (ICP, HPLC, UV, GC, IR, AA, CFA, TOC, dissolution apparatus and other automated instrumentation);
Communicate to supervision in a timely manner all non-compliance situations and assist in investigations;
Maintain complete and accurate records of all analytical information according to Bayer and regulatory standards;
Evaluate all data obtained from analysis to ensure that all Bayer and regulatory specifications are met;
Adhere to all aspects of Corporate and plant safety programs, GMP’s, ISO standards or other regulatory requirements;
Perform other duties and special assignments as directed by QA manager.
What you’ll bring to the team (required skills):
Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:
Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Biology, Pharmacy or Science with at least three years of experience in a GMP laboratory environment OR Master’s degree in related field;
Basic experience with Personal Computer (PC);
Knowledge, practical application and understanding of analytical chemistry is necessary to perform the functions of this position;
Good working knowledge of advanced laboratory instrumentation and computers;
Strong troubleshooting skills for assigned area such as HPLC, GC, AA, UV, TOC, NIR and/or dissolution and low error rates with microbiology or chemistry techniques for defined area;
A working knowledge of organic chemistry, statistics, data processing and good manufacturing practices;
Demonstrated ability to clearly communicate technical information in writing;
Demonstrated capability for communicating ideas, concepts and work results effectively to colleagues and supervision, who have various degrees of technical understanding;
Demonstrated ability to manage key projects and display area of expertise;
Clear/consistent notebook skills and function as an independent worker;
Demonstrated ability to be self-motivated as well as to work collaboratively in a team-based environment;
Demonstrated ability to take initiative and display a willingness to learn;
A thorough understanding of National Formulary (NF); United States Pharmacopeia (USP) and European Pharmacopeia (EP) testing procedures, as well as US Pharmaceutical Industry Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP’s), quality control methods and procedures.
Preferred skills, but not mandatory:
Knowledge of advanced laboratory instrumentation, analytical chemistry and organic chemistry;
Experience using Microsoft office software and LIMS
Bayer is a Life Science company with a more than 150-year history and core competencies in the areas of health care and agriculture. With our innovative products, we are contributing to finding solutions to some of the major challenges of our time as we work toward our vision of health for all, hunger for none.
Our extensive product portfolio (https://www.bayer.com/en/products/products-from-A-to-Z) contains numerous globally renowned brands. At our Bayer Consumer Health Product Supply Center in Myerstown, we manufacture Bayer® Aspirin, Aleve®, One A Day®, Alka-Seltzer Plus®, Phillips’® Milk of Magnesia, Midol®, Flintstones™ Vitamins, and Claritin®.
We pride ourselves on operating as ONE TEAM, driven by our LIFE values: leadership, integrity, flexibility and efficiency.
At Bayer, we believe our differences drive innovative solutions. Building a culture of inclusion and a diverse workforce are essential to our success. Our unique experiences empower us to achieve our inclusive vision of Health for All, Hunger for None.
Check out what our employees have to say about working at Bayer. Search #mybayermoment on your social media platforms for personal posts from employees about their experiences.
Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and want to impact our mission Science for a better life, we encourage you to apply now. Be part of something bigger. Be you. Be Bayer.
To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.
Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans
Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.
Location: United States : Pennsylvania : Myerstown
Division: Consumer Health
Reference Code: 449135
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