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Abbott Quality Control Technician I (Thur - Mon / 1st SHIFT) in Scarborough, Maine

Position Summary:

Abbott Rapid Diagnostics (formally Alere) is part of Abbott’s Diagnostics family of businesses, bringing together exceptional teams of experts and industry leading technologies to support diagnostic testing which provides important information for treatment and management of diseases and other conditions.

We are recruiting for a Quality Control Technician I (Thur - Tue / 1st SHIFT) to join our team within our Infectious Disease Developed Markets business unit located in Scarborough, ME. In this role you will perform the work required to ensure Company product quality is maintained at standards set forth by Company Quality System and mandated by regulatory agencies such as the FDA and ISO. The focus areas for a Quality Control Technician II include but are not limited to: in-process and final release testing, manufacturing batch record review and approval and data analysis.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Perform in-process testing for all product components

  • Perform final kit release testing for all products

  • Maintain QC laboratory equipment

  • Review and approve batch records for next stage(s) of manufacturing

  • Review Standard Operating Procedures as necessary

  • Assist Manager with QC Tracking and Trending Data Program

  • Assist Manager in troubleshooting and other projects as necessary

  • Provide support for technical and quality issues as needed

Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • 6+ months of general work experience that includes performing repetitive tasks

  • Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)

  • Ability to work either 1 st , 2 nd , or 3 rd shift

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in a Biology, Chemistry, Life Sciences, or other related technical field Medical device experience

  • Previous experience working in a regulated industry

  • Experience with GMP, FDA, and ISO regulations

  • Knowledge of enzyme and/or immunochromatographic assays, generation of laboratory statistics, performance troubleshooting and data analysis

  • Working knowledge of Internet software; Fourth Shift and MRP Inventory/manufacturing software

About Abbott:

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

An equal opportunity employer, Abbott welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce. We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request accommodation, please send an email to MyRecruiter@alere.com.

Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • 6+ months of general work experience that includes performing repetitive tasks

  • Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)

  • Ability to work either 1 st , 2 nd , or 3 rd shift

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in a Biology, Chemistry, Life Sciences, or other related technical field Medical device experience

  • Previous experience working in a regulated industry

  • Experience with GMP, FDA, and ISO regulations

  • Knowledge of enzyme and/or immunochromatographic assays, generation of laboratory statistics, performance troubleshooting and data analysis

  • Working knowledge of Internet software; Fourth Shift and MRP Inventory/manufacturing software

About Abbott:

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

An equal opportunity employer, Abbott welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce. We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request accommodation, please send an email to MyRecruiter@alere.com.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email corpjat@abbott.com

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