QC Analyst II (HTO)

Oregon, United States of America

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The Position

Please note this position is being re-posted to reflect there are a total of 5 position

Primary responsibilities:

Sampling and testing of utility systems (Color, Appearance, Odor, TOC, Conductivity, Bioburden, Endotoxin, Particulates and Moisture); facility monitoring (viable monitoring plates and non-viable particulate); data trending and report generation, in-process samples and compendia final product testing, chemical and microbiological analysis of cleaning changeover samples, testing of biological indicators and media fill readout. The candidate will share maintenance responsibilities with other laboratory personnel such as reagent preparation, media growth promotion, and cleaning of incubators and biosafety cabinets.


  • Sample receipt, storage, retention, and shipment of samples; maintaining the sample management processes and laboratory.
  • Sample and test process water samples, compressed gases and perform environmental monitoring. Evaluate water and environmental samples.
  • Perform of chemical, bio-analytical and microbiological analysis of in-process samples and final products, including but not limited to: Spectrophotometric Scan, pH, bacterial endotoxin, HPLC, GC, bioburden, final product sterility test, and USP particulate analysis.
  • Participate in validation projects (e.g. control and release of biological indicators) and generate trend charts, test reports, etc.
  • Perform routine lab maintenance and perform growth promotion on incoming microbiological media for QC and Manufacturing
  • Support cleaning and maintenance of basic lab equipment.
  • Ensure that cGMP compliance is followed.

Qualifications: Education, Experience, Knowledge, and Skills: (Minimum Requirements)

  • BS/BA degree, or minimum of 2-5 years experience in a related industry, or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Experience in performing chemical and microbiological product testing in a cGMP environment preferred
  • Experience working with water system and environmental monitoring a plus
  • Work Environment/Physical Demands/Safety Considerations:
  • Work in office and laboratory environment.
  • Lift up to 25lbs may be required.
  • Ability to work off shifts and/or weekends.
  • Ability to sit, stand and move within work space for extended periods.
  • May be required to sit at a computer terminal for extended periods.

Who We Are

A member of the Roche Group, Genentech has been at the forefront of the biotechnology industry for more than 40 years, using human genetic information to develop novel medicines for serious and life-threatening diseases. Genentech has multiple therapies on the market for cancer & other serious illnesses. Please take this opportunity to learn about Genentech where we believe that our employees are our most important asset & are dedicated to remaining a great place to work.

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Genentech is an equal opportunity employer & prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, disability, marital & veteran status. For more information about equal employment opportunity, visit our Genentech Careers page.

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