Analytical Chemist skilled at performing assays using HPLC, GC, LCMS and other instrumentation for quality control. Worked with Method Development in the validation and revision of Standard Operating Procedures and assisted in the requalification and maintenance of HPLCs. Responsible for training new laboratory personnel. Reviewed lab notebooks, completed data packets prior to final reporting and abided by cGMPs.
Pharmaceutical Microbiologist with experience in pharma manufacturing, quality control, quality assurance, public health and environmental microbiology research. Responsibilities include routine testing of environmental monitoring, in-process, and finished product samples, day to day activities concerning monitoring and completion of tests including the training of personnel in proper aseptic and microbial monitoring techniques and SOPs.
Quality oriented operations and manufacturing Chemist with over 14 years of experience in the industrial coatings field ensuring samples met government performance specifications. Experienced at organizing and leading production teams to achieve optimal results. Proficient troubleshooter of complex industry instrumentations: HPLC, GPC, FT-IR, GC-MS, and SEM. Formulated and submitted protective coating samples to meet the US government performance specifications.
Scientific Professional with BS in Chemistry and quality control experience including wet chemistry testing of raw materials and finished goods. Performed testing per USP and internally established standards. Testing experience includes: dissolution, UV, IR, Particle Size, pH, viscosity and specific gravity. Proficient with Agilent 8453 UV-Vis, Malvern particle Sizer and Perkin Elmer FTIR instrumentation and trained in the most current GMP regulations. Relevant experience with many analytical techniques and equipment including gas, column, and liquid chromatography.
Food Specialist with a varied background and over ten years in the food industry. Managed all CPG products (cocoas, dressings, sauces, seasoning mixes and soft serve dry mixes) from concept to commercialization. Maintained and updated all information related to project work, providing technical support to internal and external customers, manufacturing, operations, quality, regulatory and marketing. Handled sample requests, modifying existing formulas and formulating new products.
Regulatory expert with broad experience in labeling compliance including ensuring and enforcing all brands and products meet human food regulations relating to labeling laws for FDA, FTC, CDPH, and PMO. Authorized all exclusive brand and customer branded products for nutritional claims, health claims, and statements on all labels. Partnered with outside certifying agencies such as the NONGMO Project, Fair Trade, and CCOF certifications with annual audits. Advised on product labeling issues and claims to both internal and external customers.
Results driven, highly organized professional with a strong background in management. Accustomed to meeting deadlines within a team-oriented framework in high-pressure situations. SQF Practitioner responsible for the development and implementation of the SQF Level 3 systems. Supervised production facility employees and daily operations while maintaining continuous product safety and quality. Documented track record improving bottom-line results, department function, productivity systems and customer relations.
Quality professional with education and experience focused on Microbiology in QA and QC settings and various industries. Assured production process adhered to regulations and standards for quality. Took product samples and reported issues or instances of contamination while documenting contaminations and discrepancies and placing products on hold if needed. Handled sanitation and ATP swabbing. Calibrated and used refractometers, colorimeters, vacuum ovens and incubators.
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Professional scientist with practical experience in quality control lab settings. Performed dimensional measurements using calipers and optical devices. Responsible for physical characterization analysis in a fast-paced cGMP environment. Collaborated with engineers in the R&D department to ensure quality of data. Skilled at report writing and organizing data into a readable format for engineers. Exceptional computer skills.
Microbiology Lab Tech
Lab Technician educated in Biological Sciences (specializing in genetics and cellular biology) with food and pharma industrial experience. Performed Bern Lipid Assay on Plasma samples used for research, assisted with Plasma Protein analysis and monitored and maintained system temperature logs. Tested samples to ensure company standards were met and prepared samples to test for microbiological contamination. Trained incoming technician in lab methods and processes.
Skilled manufacturing technician with strong attention to detail and ability to work well under pressure. Operated automatic computerized mills to mix various batches, mixed raw and liquid chemicals, and cleaned hazardous materials and disposed of waste. Certified forklift operator with strong communication skills, committed to collaboration with other production departments to maintain a safe, effective work environment.