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R_Chemical Technician

Date: Jul 31, 2019

Location: Coventry, RI, US, 02816

Company: Purdue Pharma L.P. & Affiliates

Job Summary
  • Safely operate all equipment according to procedure and regulations at all times.
  • Must follow all SOPs’ & batch records as written and report all exceptions according to procedure.  
  • Maintain good housekeeping within the facility.
  • Perform incidental and preventive maintenance and assist maintenance personnel in related activities.
  • Transport materials using manual and power assisted vehicles within the interior and grounds of the site.  Powered vehicle certification required. Assist materials management in related activities as required.
  • Collect and record equipment and process data as instructed.
  • ERT Team Membership (team job restrictions determined by medical).
Primary Responsibilities

This is a 7 day rotating schedule.

Math skills necessary to perform batch record calculations are required, Prior work experience producing chemicals or API’s at plant scale are desirable.
Education and Experience

High School Diploma or GED. AS/BS  in chemistry, engineering or another relevant technical discipline is preferred.

Necessary Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

The Chemical Manufacturing Technician must produce active pharmaceutical ingredients in strict accordance with established batch records.  Batch record data must be recorded timely, accurately, and in a legible manner.  The technician must be able to quickly troubleshoot equipment and processes during startups or other times.  This position must apply sound judgment in areas of safety, cGMP’s, FDA, OSHA and other regulations to insure safe compliance with all laws and regulations.

Chemical or analytical laboratory experience a plus, as is previous experience working in a team-based environment. 


Supervisory Responsibilities (if Applicable)
Additional Information

Nearest Major Market: Providence
Nearest Secondary Market: Rhode Island

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