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Daily cleaning and disinfection of workstation in the QC laboratory by following procedures and general cleaning of floor area.
Waste Management through removal of Waste and providing new Biological waste bins for the Lab.
Cleaning of Laboratory ware and equipment
Tidying up of the QC lab to ensure items are placed in their allocated storage areas.
Assist with collecting of QC samples from Production.
Retention sample collection, storage, discard and documentation
Environmental monitoring labelling, placement of samples and documentation.
Maintenance of Laboratory Stock required for testing and for housekeeping
Assisting with obtaining laundered laboratory coats, including control of incoming and outgoing garments
Comply with Safety Procedures
Comply with Hand wash procedures and Dress code stipulations to ensure safety of self and of products
Collation of Production and QC Documentation and archiving
Completion of temperature chart logs and ensuring any Out of Specification are communicated to the QC Scientists.
Other Job Requirements:
Complete all training and competence assessments necessary for the skills required
Role-model the Thermo Fisher 4I Values and Operations Competencies and use as a day-to-day guide in decision making on your team.
Utilize all available resources to achieve your goals.
Take accountability for the results, and responsibility for the decisions made in your area. Hence, you must ensure that you are clear on processes and that approved procedures and instructions are followed and maintained at all times.
Establish and maintain the standards for safety, quality, appearance, attendance/cover, and other operating systems.
Adhere to OHS policies and procedures and ensure a safe and healthy workplace environment
Executing all other reasonable requests and instructions from management
National Senior Certificate or equivalent
Basic computer literacy (Word, Excel, Outlook)
Minimum Experience Levels:
1 year in a laboratory environment preferred
Skills and Attributes:
Competent in the use of the MS Office suite
High attention to detail
Ability to communicate openly
Work flexibly to ensure deadlines are met
Effective planning and organizational skills
Be confident, pro-active, hardworking and looking to make a difference
Sense of urgency on work related matters
Reliable and dependable
Excellent verbal communication
Comfortable working on their feet
Able to handle heavy loads