Operations Test Associate

San Diego, CA 92121

Employment Type: Full Time Industry: Professional / Technical Pay Rate: $24.00-$28.00 Specialty: BioTech/Pharmaceuticals Branch: Bangor, ME Pay Type: Hour

Job Description

We are seeking a dedicated and detail-oriented Operations Test Associate to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in a science-related field and 1 to 2 years of industrial lab experience, preferably in Quality Control (QC). The candidate must be familiar with GMP/GLP practices and possess intermediate computer skills, particularly with Microsoft programs. Knowledge of ERP, LIMS, and/or QSR systems is preferred.

Key Responsibilities

  • Environmental Monitoring (EM): Perform Bioburden testing, Growth Promotion, and Bacterial and Fungal Identifications.
  • Routine Testing: Execute routine tests in compliance with GMP/GLP standards.
  • Data Analysis: Analyze and interpret results, comparing them to protocol-defined specifications, validity criteria, and alert limits.
  • Inventory Management: Maintain product and QC material inventories.
  • Lab Maintenance: Ensure the cleanliness and organization of the laboratory, including stocking shelves and drawers with testing materials.
  • Equipment Maintenance: Maintain and clean laboratory equipment, calibrating or arranging calibration as needed.
  • Training Compliance: Complete required training promptly and maintain training records.
  • Laboratory Investigations: Participate in investigations for invalid assays and out-of-specification results.
  • Documentation Management: Prepare documents for storage in the document management system and manage original data files.

Job Requirements

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in a science-related field.
  • Experience: 1 to 2 years of industrial lab experience, preferably in Quality Control (QC).
  • Computer Skills: Intermediate proficiency in Microsoft programs.
  • Industry Knowledge: Working knowledge of industry/regulatory standards and GMP/GLP requirements.
  • Preferred Skills: Familiarity with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS), and/or Quality System Regulations (QSR).

Additional Information

The Operations Test Associate may be required to perform additional duties as needed by business requirements. This is an onsite position with a start date as soon as possible. The shift is expected to be 40 hours per week, with a flexible start time between 7am-9am, ending around 3:30pm-5:30pm.

Additional Information

At HW Staffing Solutions we recognize the value of our employee associates as equally as our clients. We are passionate about people and improving the lives of every associate, we do this by connecting you with great companies and great opportunities. We celebrate our awesome diversity, believe that everyone has a unique talent, and appreciate the passion and perspectives that each of us bring to the table. Discover a new way to work together with a company that is focused on offering the best opportunities, benefits and career advancement in Accounting & Finance, Office & Administrative, Light Industrial, Professional & Technical, Call Center, Food Processing and Hospitality. HW Staffing Solutions is an Equal Employment Opportunity company.

Meet Your Recruiter

Velma Blevins
Staffing Specialist


My name is Velma and I love to connect Awesome people with Great Companies. Please contact me at 207.239.3752


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