Hands-on Quality Control Supervisor with pharmaceutical background. Deep lab management experience as well as sample and time management experience. Well versed at delivering high quality results and products and maintaining production efficiency. Trained in all regulated environments including FDA, CDER, CBER, USP, EP, CFR, OSHA, customer and internal audits. Trained in lab safety, GLP, GMP, validations, stability management, Quality Control Inspection, yellow belt, and equipment maintenance.
Analytical Lab & Compliance Consultant
Highly qualified Lab consultant with experience in pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical compliance, analytics and strong management and leadership skills. Can lead and manage the identification, determination, and implementation of quality improvements and inspection preparation. Analytical chemist, cGXP, quality systems and procedures. Knowledgeable of FDA Regulations, Quality Regulation Systems, and European Community Requirements (ISO).
Analytical Chemist with 14 years of lab and field experience. Proficient analyzing and solving a variety of material problems (including concrete, metals, paints and coatings, soils, wood, insulation materials, stone, and waterproofing membranes) and using different instrumental and wet chemistry techniques. Has utilized a wide variety of instruments for chemical analyses including GCMS, Ion Chromatography, AA, UV-Vis and Visible Light Spectrophotometer. Experienced at instrument maintenance including GCMS, IC, AA, Leco CS, Qfog, and QUV.
Chemist with dedication to problem solving and a focus on materials, analytics, and pursuing quality, compliance and process optimization. Responsible for performing research and development, product evaluation, customer-focused projects, and quality control of dyes and pigments in relevant industry media. Delivers instrumentation and analytical techniques training for lab personnel. Background in setting up QM data for new and existing materials in SAP. Additional experience editing existing test methods and developing new methods to improve results accuracy and to ensure customer and internal requirements are met.
Self-motivated Regulatory Affairs professional with experience in Pharma, Personal Care, Distilled Beverage and Chemical industries. Keen understanding of regulatory documentation, TSCA Clearance, FIFRA, CPSE, Biocides, Hazard Communication and Quality Assurance systems. Extensive knowledge of food additives, food chemistry and microbiology, flavors and beverage regulations. Ability to coordinate with team members and deliver under pressure. Familiarity with LIMS terminologies. Strong understanding of nutrition labels, GHS compliant safety data sheets and ingredient functionality.
UIC Chemical Engineering honors graduate with a strong interest in research, energy optimization and process design. Has practical experience in process design and validation to produce a finished product to customer specifications. Investigated and documented medical complaints and concerns related to product quality and updated documents to support process changes. Maintains and updates SOP’s/PHR’s across multiple departments. Works with R&D and production on improving batch quality formulation and production time. Validates new equipment through IQ, OQ, and PQ methods.
R&D Formulation Chemist
Analytically-minded Chemist with over five years of extensive experience in research, development and manufacturing across Cosmetics, OTC Pharmaceuticals and Health & Beauty products. Strong background in development and reverse engineering of products. Works with formulations, O/W & W/O emulsions, surfactant systems, gels, serums as well as product research and development. Experience in interacting with raw material vendors as well as selling a variety of chemicals such as polymers, preservatives and surfactants. Extensive work monitoring and interpreting short term and long-term stability testing.
QC Lab Technician
Accomplished Quality Control technician with extensive background in laboratory practices, ISO certified quality control procedures and continuous process improvement. Excellent communication skills. Extremely motivated to solve complex problems, analyze results and contribute to research and development. Background in wet chemistry techniques, pH measurement, weight and volume solids, ash solids, viscosity, VOC, color and clarity, density, conductivity, filtration, rheological analysis, grind and gloss. Conducts impact, flexibility, adhesion, and chemical testing on spray and roll coated materials. Evaluates raw materials and finished goods to ensure that materials meet customer specifications.
Chemistry Lab Technician
Recent Chemistry graduate with experience running analytical laboratory tests. Laboratory skills include Gas Chromatography, Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry, High Performance Liquid Chromatography, UV-Vis Spectroscopy, NMR, Thin-Layer Chromatography, filtration devices, hot plates, pH meters, melting point apparatus, balances, writing and optimizing SOPs for various research projects. Fast learner, self-reliant and enjoys teamwork. Effective mentor and trainer – bilingual in Spanish.
Food Safety/Quality Technician
Food Safety Specialist and Quality Control Technician with a strong background in maintaining Safety and Quality Systems. Experience includes requesting, reviewing and organizing documents related to Food Safety Systems including FSMA (Preventative Controls), Food Safety System and the SQF system. Conducts internal auditing through inspections, observations and verifications to confirm adherence to code. Comfortable with daily ingredient and raw material inspections, ensuring all HACCP regulations are being adhered to and ensuring GMPs are being practiced. Excellent communication skills across organization to ensure effective implementation and maintenance of the SQF and FSMA systems.