Procter & Gamble Plant Technician- Chemist in Phoenix, Arizona
Are you passionate about connecting with consumers through the products that you help to manufacture? Are you highly organized and detail oriented? We are looking for outstanding teammates who understand and cultivate good manufacturing practices (GMP’s) and company quality principles to deliver the product performance and quality that consumers expect from our products.
What will I do?
As a Plant Technician Chemist at the Procter & Gamble, you will perform testing of materials within the Quality Control Chemistry Laboratory Other responsibilities might include: * Performing instrumental analysis using UV/Vis, FTIR, Dissolution; simple analyses using HPLC, GC, and wet chemistry tests on pharmaceutical samples, using LIMS where required * Execute testing of in-coming materials - RM, packaging components, FP, stability samples, according to the current method, USP/NF with supervision * Perform computer analysis of chromatographic results * Using algebraic calculations to quantify test results * Analyzing data and identify trends and notify Lab Management of any OOS or OOT results * Perform routine maintenance on lab equipment as needed * Work effectively with others to achieve individual, team and organizational goals
We believe your primary outcomes of this role will include: * Zero Material related Loss in the Manufacturing Process * Precise execution of Initiative work * Yearly Cost Savings work driving down the bottom line Further, our technicians have and are able to display skills in manufacturing processes, including operating, maintaining and cleaning automated equipment; maintaining accurate records and data; strong technical, communication and analytical skills; and knowledge of computers.
Our Phoenix plant operates 7-days per week. Employees work any day of the week including schedule adjustments to weekends as needed, but normally with advanced notice. Work on weekends may be overtime or as part of the normal schedule. Changes in business volume and production requirements can cause the plant to occasionally change the length of work shift or the rotation schedule. The hours of work vary from 8 to 12 hours per day. Shift rotations vary from working a single straight shift to working two or three rotating shifts. Technicians are expected to be willing to rotate and to work any shift. Additional days could be mandatory and asked to be worked as overtime.
Additionally, the safety of our employees is of great importance to Procter & Gamble. Technicians will be required to wear appropriate safety equipment, including, but not limited to, safety shoes, safety glasses, ear protection, eye protection, and additional outwear and/or a personal respirator depending on the location and task. You should follow all safety rules, read necessary Safety Data Sheets, use appropriate Personal Protective Equipment and help maintain an accident-free work area.
We believe you will be an excellent fit here if you: * Be 18 years of age or older * Have a A Bachelors Degree, Chemistry or equivalent experience * Have 2 years experience in pharmaceutical industry or related field * Have prior experience with using HPLC, LIMS, GC, robotics or wet chemistry testing.
These things are important to note: * You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, citizenship, HIV/AIDS status or any other legally protected factor. * Immigration sponsorship is not available for this position. Applicants for U.S. based positions are generally required to be eligible to work in the U.S. without the need for current or future sponsorship. Except in rare situations based on Procter & Gamble's sole discretion. Procter & Gamble does not sponsor candidates for permanent residency. Any exceptions would be based on the Company's specific business needs at the time and place of recruitment as well as the particular qualifications of the individual. * Procter & Gamble participates in e-verify as required by law. * Qualified individuals will not be disadvantaged based on being unemployed.
Title: Plant Technician- Chemist
Requisition ID: MFG00005930