WuXi AppTec

  • Associate Metrology Technician

    Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
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  • Overview

    Calibrates instrumentation & equipment, and documents the results consistent with all applicable quality standards according to schedule.  Perform preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair on instrumentation and equipment when scheduled or required


    • Ensures that all equipment is properly calibrated and qualified according to appropriate Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) and/or Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) guidelines.
    • Provides consistent cGMP & GLP documentation practices.
    • Communicates with supervisor and other colleagues as required.
    • Monitors contractors for calibrations, validations, and repairs as required.
    • Communicates Metrology area needs to Facilities, Testing and Manufacturing personnel.
    • Contacts suppliers/vendors as required.
    • Perform calibrations
    • Electronic repairs
    • Works on routine assignments per written procedures, where ability to recognize deviation from accepted practice is required.
    • Normally receives minimal instructions on routine work and detailed instructions on new assignments.
    • Ability to work in a team environment and independently as required.
    • May be required to work Holidays and weekends.
    • May be required to work Overtime. 
    • Contributes to the overall operations and to the achievement of departmental goals
    • Perform job specific tasks in compliance with applicable Regulations, International Standards, and WuXi AppTec Policies and Standard Operating Procedures.
    • Thorough understanding of Good Laboratory Practices and Good Manufacturing Practices.
    • Other duties as assigned.
    • May be required to assist in other departments.



    Experience / Education   

    • 1year of relevant experience or equivalent
    • Associates’ degree with a major in a technical discipline or equivalent experience


    Knowledge / Skills / Abilities:

    • Ability to troubleshoot various equipment and instrumentation
    • Proficient in Oral & Written communication skills
    • Need to be able to read, write and understand English.
    • Proficient in Microsoft (Excel, Word, Outlook)

    Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled


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