Conducts analysis and data collection necessary to support release of raw materials, parts, packaging components, in-process samples, and formulations produced at Alcon in the Johns Creek manufacturing plant.
Proper use of analytical equipment, such as GC, HPLC, UV-Vis, FTNIR, IR, Titrations, USP Monograph Testing, Viscometry, Particle Size Analyz-er, GPC.
Completes documentation relating to material analysis and enters data into database/software systems; such as MES, SAP or LIMS.
Provides technical input on observed issues with methods, procedures, and practices.
Conducts lab investigations, and special projects as assigned.
Completes and participates in training activities which maintain or improve laboratory skill sets and practices.
Defines and works on resolving technical problems within defined scope and within level of expertise.
Actively works in a team environment and participates in natural work groups and increases productivity.
Assists with method implementation and/or method transfer activities as assigned
Minimum: Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Chemistry. Please no Microbiology/ Biology degrees
Minimum of 2-3 years bench experience operating at least two of the following analytical instruments or systems: GC, HPLC, UV-Vis, FTNIR, IR, Titrations, USP Monograph Testing, Viscometry, Particle Size Analyz-er, GPC.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Excellent level of written and spoken English Required.
Highly motivated, goal orientated achiever with ability to prioritize and organize own work semi-independently.
Proficiency in MS Word and MS Excel and demonstrated application of problem solving/trouble shooting tools
As an Alcon associate, you are expected to know, understand, and comply with all applicable safety and health standards and rules.