Pfizer QC Laboratory Analyst II 3rd shift in Kalamazoo, Michigan

ROLE SUMMARYThis is an entry level position in the Kalamazoo QO Rapid Turn Laboratory working on third shift (11:00PM - 7:30AM). Opportunity for schedule flexibility exists as the Laboratory supports business and customer needs on weekends and holidays.This position qualifies for a shift premium.Technologies employed in the Rapid Turn Laboratory include HPLC, GC, titrations, Karl Fisher, UV, and general analytical procedures.ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES•Works effectively in a fast-paced, customer-oriented, team laboratory environment to analyze in-process materials, solvents, raw materials, APIs, and/or finished product samples in direct support of the company's production units.•Performs, documents, record checks, and troubleshoots qualitative or quantitative assays on samples using techniques that vary from use of standard laboratory equipment to highly modern and automated instrumentation.•Interprets and evaluates data in terms of accuracy, precision, trends, and potential GMP impact and recommends appropriate corrective action where necessary. High productivity and the ability to multi-task coupled with a low error rate and attention to detail are critical characteristics of this position.•Additionally, must demonstrate flexibility/agility and engagement in a changing environment. The candidate is expected to display good laboratory technique to avoid cross-contamination or misidentification of samples.Participates in laboratory investigations as required.•This position is in the Rapid Turn Laboratory on 3rd shift and requires the colleague to work weekends and/or holidays as needed to meet business or customer needs.BASIC QUALIFICATIONS•Education: AAS, BA/BS, or MS in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or a Related Science preferred.PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS•The preferred candidate has 0 - 3 years related experience in Quality Operations.PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTSLaboratory and office work requiring walking, standing, and sitting throughout a shift. Lifting of items less than 25 kg. Ability to perform mathematical calculations and complex data analysis.NON-STANDARD WORK SCHEDULE, TRAVEL OR ENVIRONMENT REQUIREMENTSThis position may require colleagues to work extended hours to meet business or customer needs. All Laboratory colleagues adhere to safe work practices such as wearing appropriate personal protective equipment including lab coat, safety glasses, and gloves.There is no routine travel associated with this position.Sunshine ActPfizer reports payments and other transfers of value to health care providers as required by federal and state transparency laws and implementing regulations. These laws and regulations require Pfizer to provide government agencies with information such as a health care provider's name, address and the type of payments or other value received, generally for public disclosure. Subject to further legal review and statutory or regulatory clarification, which Pfizer intends to pursue, reimbursement of recruiting expenses for licensed physicians may constitute a reportable transfer of value under the federal transparency law commonly known as the Sunshine Act. Therefore, if you are a licensed physician who incurs recruiting expenses as a result of interviewing with Pfizer that we pay or reimburse, your name, address and the amount of payments made currently will be reported to the government. If you have questions regarding this matter, please do not hesitate to contact your Talent Acquisition representative.•Last Date to Apply for Job: 11/21/2018•Eligible for Relocation Package•Eligible for Employee Referral BonusPfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicabl