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Danaher Corporation Senior Technician Quality Control in Carlsbad, California

The Quality Control Senior Technician will join our Diagnostics QC team to test raw materials and in-vitro diagnostic (IVD) reagents used in clinical chemistry laboratories.

-Has developed proficiency developed through job-related training and considerable on-the-job experience.

-Completes work with a limited degree of supervision.

-Follows standard operating procedures, Good Manufacturing Practices ( GMP/QSR) and ISO requirements and may act as an informal resource for colleagues with less experience.-Provides product lot testing in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.-Responsible for testing and inspecting assigned products including raw materials, bulks and final products for clinical chemistry assays, including general chemistry and specialized tests such as therapeutic drug monitoring and drugs of abuse.

-Weigh samples on analytical balances, prepare solutions, and process samples following defined SOPs.

-Use general laboratory equipment such as balances, pH meters, and spectrophotometers

-Use Beckman Coulter clinical analyzers such as DxC and Immage systems

-Investigate and troubleshoot problems when needed

-Interface with R&D, manufacturing technical operations, quality assurance, and supply chain within the company

-Perform microbiological and spectrophotometric test of clinical diagnostic reagents and finished products

-Perform calibration, standardization, and maintenance of laboratory instruments and equipment


BS in Chemistry, Biological Science or Medical Technology and minimum 1 year laboratory experience, or AA degree with minimum 3 years chemistry laboratory experience.

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