Employment Opportunities

Careers at Boston Analytical

Boston Analytical offers a stimulating work environment for highly educated, technically skilled people seeking fulfilling, long-term employment. In addition to competitive salaries and benefits, Boston Analytical offers robust training and development programs, and we encourage employees to broaden their skills through continuing education. If you’re looking for ample opportunities for professional growth and advancement, working alongside the industry’s best and brightest, Boston Analytical is the place to be.

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Current job postings are posted below:

Lab Technician - Chemistry

The Lab Technician will perform routine laboratory tasks and assist laboratory personnel according to FDA, cGMP and Boston Analytical's Standard Operating Procedures.

Requirements 

A high school diploma or GED is required, or an AS degree in a scientific discipline preferred. A Laboratory Technician should be willing to attend technical training classes to enhance skills or correct identified deficiencies. 8-hour HAZWOPER training is a plus. There is no minimal related work experience required.

Shift: This is a full-time opportunity working Tuesday through Saturday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm. 

Primary Duties & Responsibilities

  • Cleans and maintains laboratory glassware, equipment, supplies and laboratory.
  • Monitors and maintains water system.
  • Properly handles, stores and disposes of hazardous materials.
  • Prepares samples for testing.
  • Will be trained on basic chemistry tests.
  • Follows all safety rules and regulations.
  • Follows all cGMP rules and regulations.
  • Documents results of tests and analyses.
  • Ensures all work performed strictly adheres to cGMP, Company, client and Pharmacopeial methodologies.
  • Assists Chemists and other company personnel on an as needed basis.
  • Assist in proper management of hazardous waste and compliance with DES hazardous waste rules.

Minimum Skills Required

  • Must have the ability and skill to perform the detailed job requirements noted above competently, safely and proficiently. 
  • Self-starting motivated person who possesses good interpersonal skills and who is able to effectively interact with all departments with the Company.
  • Must have good organizational and verbal communication skills.
  • Basic computer skills required. Experience with cGMP is preferred.
  • Must be a team player with integrity and concern for the quality of Company products, services and staff members.

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Method Development Chemist

In this position the Method Development Chemist will conduct experiments to develop and validate methods in support of new and existing products according to FDA, cGMP and Boston Analytical Procedures.  Previous method development and validation experience is required.  An advanced degree in Analytical Chemistry is preferred.  In addition, the Chemist may supervise, train and/or assist other Chemists on an as needed basis.

This position reports to the manager of the Analytical Development and Validation group at Boston Analytical.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develops methods based on client requirements.
  • Validates methods compliant with regulatory requirements.
  • Generates protocols and reports for method development, validation, and transfer.
  • Conducts independent assessment of method performance and address issue.
  • Conducts research on manufactured products to develop, improve, and validate test procedures.
  • Confers with chemists and client personnel regarding research, procedures performed, related results, and prepares technical papers and reports.
  • Follows all safety rules and regulations and conducts periodic safety audits.
  • Ensures all appropriate work is performed in compliance with standard operating procedures, good manufacturing practices, and the regulations of the Food and Drug Administration and United States Pharmacopeia methodologies.
  • Performs system maintenance and calibrations to ensure equipment is operating with specified requirements.

Minimum Skills Requirements:

 

  • This position requires an advanced degree in Analytical Chemistry or a related field with 5+ years of experience.
  • Working expertise of cGMP.
  • Method development and validation particularly in HPLC, UPLC, and GC.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work in a fast dynamic environment.
  • Experience with drug development from pre-clinical to post-market is a highly desirable.
  • Experience with Water’s Empower is highly desirable.
  • Dissolution, DSC, LC/MA, ICP-MS, and Karl Fischer are a plus.

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Technical Client Liaison - Project Manager

In this position you will interact on a daily basis with clients, sales and internal staff to ensure our clients' needs are being met. The goal is to provide outstanding customer service to our clients and to advocate for the client internally.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Communicate and define objectives and requirements necessary to structure the clients overall project.
  • Effectively communicate internally specific project needs of client.
  • Successfully manage projects and timelines to meet clients need and expectations.
  • Provide excellent communication skills to effectively communicate with the client by both phone and email.
  • Ability to follow internal processes for client requests, providing agendas and meeting minutes for conference calls, initiating new projects and assist in quote generation.
  • Requires professional conduct during conference calls, phone calls and email.
  • Responds in a timely fashion to all client inquiries.
  • Must understand client expectations and value of service to the client.
  • The successful candidate will be customer service focused and advocate for the clients’ needs. 
  • Daily review of incoming projects and interaction with sales staff.
  • Hold project kick off meetings internally and externally with clients.

REQUIREMENTS & QUALIFICATIONS

Qualification include a BA or BS degree in Chemistry, Biology or related science discipline preferred. A minimum of 2-3 years in the pharmaceutical and/or medical device industry required. Knowledge of cGMPs and related compliance regulations and guidances a plus.

MINIMUM SKILLS REQUIREMENTS

  • Strong competencies in planning, project management, and organization with the ability to lead multiple activities while maintaining a focus on quality.
  • Must have excellent interpersonal, time management and organizational skills.
  • Be a team player but also skilled to work independently.
  • Detail oriented with the ability to follow-through in a timely manner.
  • Ability to multi-task and able to manage several projects at one time.
  • Must be motivated and have a positive attitude.

 

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QC Chemist II

The Chemist conducts quantitative and qualitative analysis of pharmaceutical products according to FDA, cGMP and Boston Analytical, Inc. Standard Operating Procedures.  Duties will include analysis of pharmaceutical products using HPLC, GC, Dissolution, AA, UV-Vis, Wet Chemical Analysis and Method Development. 

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONISIBITIES

  • Prepares and analyzes products to determine chemical and physical properties.
  • Documents work in a clear and organized manner.
  • Follows all safety rules and regulations and conducts periodic safety audits.
  • Follows all cGMP rules and regulations.
  • Will perform work under partial supervision and will provide over site to projects and assist other Chemists as needed.
  • Works under partial supervision with chemists and other client personnel regarding research, procedures performed, related results and prepares reports.
  •  Is a subject matter expert in some techniques and will mentor others.  Work to learn and improve on others techniques and tasks.
  •  Performs data generation, analysis and more complicated problem solving with a minimal rework.
  •  Reviews and assesses deviations; includes performing risk assessments, participating in root cause analysis investigations, tracking, follow-up and reporting.
  • Works under partial supervision to ensure all work performed is performed in compliance with standard operating procedures, good manufacturing practices, and the regulations of the Food and Drug Administration.
  •  Ensures all work performed strictly adheres to Company, client and Pharmacopeial methodologies.
  • Performs system maintenance and calibrations to ensure equipment is operating with specified requirements.
  • Proper handling of hazardous waste in compliance with the Company and DES hazardous waste rules. 

REQUIREMENTS & QUALIFICATIONS

Qualification include a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or a related discipline is required with 1-5 years of related experience. Knowledge of cGMPs and related compliance regulations and guidances required. 

MINIMUM SKILLS REQUIREMENTS

  • Must have the ability and skill to perform the detailed job requirements noted above competently, safely and proficiently. 
  •  A self-starter, motivated person who possesses good interpersonal skills capable of effectively interacting with all departments and client personnel.
  • Must have excellent organizational, verbal communication and technical documentation skills.
  • Solid computer skills.
  • Knowledge of safe laboratory practices, including the proper procedures in handling chemicals and samples.
  • Must be a team player with integrity and concern for the quality of Company products, services and staff members.

 

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Offsite Environmental Monitoring Technician

The Offsite Environmental Monitoring Technician will perform Environmental Monitoring (EM) of pharmaceutical cleanrooms and the associated spaces on a daily basis according to FDA, cGMP and Boston Analytical's/Client Standard Operating Procedures.  The position is located in Framingham, MA.​

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Collects routine daily, weekly and monthly EM samples in pharmaceutical cleanrooms.  Sample types include air viable, surface viable, and air nonviable monitoring. 
  • Collects compressed gas samples to ensure they are free of microbial and chemical contamination.
  • Samples purified water system at both generation and point of use for subsequent analysis for Bioburden, TOC, Conductivity, and Endotoxin.
  • Clearly documents sample collection activities according to client requirements.
  • Promptly delivers the associated collected samples to the onsite client lab for analysis.
  • Performs assigned sampling tasks carefully and on schedule according to standard operating procedure and supervisor instruction.

Requirements:
A high school diploma or GED is required.  Associate's degree is preferred.  There is no minimal related work experience required.  Weekend work is required. 4-10hr/day shifts available, Sun-Wed or Wed-Sat.

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QC Chemistry Laboratory Manager

The Chemistry Laboratory Manager is responsible for the day to day and strategic functions of their respective department(s).  The Laboratory Manager is responsible for ensuring scheduled and prioritized work is completed to meet customer expectations. All work is performed in compliance with the quality, health and safety objectives of the company. Provide technical support to Chemists and Group Leaders. Responsible for all aspects of staff management including training, hiring, conducting feedback sessions, employee development, retention and engagement.  The Chemistry Laboratory Manager has direct responsibility for improving production efficiency while meeting the financial and service goals of the laboratory.

The essential duties and responsibilities of this position include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONISIBITIES

·       ·  Leads the development and implementation of process improvement initiatives that promote increased productivity for each product line.

·       ·  Coordinates work projects to appropriately prioritize laboratory workload to meet client requirements as related to quality, on-time performance and TAT (Turnaround Time).

·       ·  Distributes work to Group Leaders to maximize productivity.

·       ·  Maintains in collaboration with Senior Management quality performance metrics, conducts routine metrics review and root cause analysis in collaboration with the Group Leader and Chemists.

·       ·  Devises and develops processes and methods for the solution of technical problems.

·       ·  Trains, mentors and supervises Group Leaders on an as needed basis.

·       ·  Confers with Quality Assurance and Lab Management to design and/or improve standard operating procedures and/or training programs.

·       ·  Responsible for scheduling work in support of maintaining all deadlines.

·       ·  Ensures that laboratory supplies, consumables, standards are available to perform the analyses within the required project turnaround time.

·       ·  Communicates project delays, quality and or technical issues to the Operations Director.

·       ·  Reviews lab nonconformance with Group Leaders and Chemists.  Conducts root cause analysis and implements solutions in collaboration with the team.

·       ·  Manages all aspects of department operations as related to operating costs.

·       ·  Responsible for the interviewing and the hiring of employees.

·       ·  Provides regular ongoing performance feedback while serving as a coach and mentor.

·       ·  Responsible for developing and communicating goals to Group Leaders and associated chemists.

·       ·  Ensures all work is performed in compliance with Standard Operating Procedures, Good Manufacturing Practices, Regulations of the Food and Drug Administration, Company, Client and Pharmacopeial Methodologies.

·       ·  Follows all safety rules and regulations.

·       ·  Follows all cGMP rules and regulations.

·       · Documents work in a clear and organized manner.

·       ·  Maintain a clean and orderly laboratory environment.

·       ·  Proper handling of hazardous waste in compliance with the Company and DES hazardous waste rules.

REQUIREMENTS & QUALIFICATIONS
Qualifications include a Master’s and/or Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or a related discipline is required. Must have laboratory experience with a minimum of 5 years of related work experience combined with a Master’s degree as described above; or a minimum of 10 years of related work experience combined with a Bachelor’s degree as described above. Knowledge of cGMPs and related compliance regulations and guidance’s required. Must have a minimum of 5 years prior management experience.

Must have experience with the various products and services the Company offers including stability studies, method development and validation, LIMS, ELN and Chromatography Data Systems.

This position requires a self-starting, motivated person who possesses excellent interpersonal skills; who is able to assume a leadership role in the laboratory; and, who is able to effectively interact and communicate with all departments within the company and with client personnel.

MINIMUM SKILLS REQUIREMENT

·         Demonstrated skills in laboratory techniques.

·         Solid computer skills.

·         Knowledge of safe laboratory practices, including the proper procedures in handling chemicals and samples.

 

·         Must be a team player with integrity and concern for the quality of Company products, services and staff members. 

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QC Chemist

The Chemist conducts quantitative and qualitative analysis of pharmaceutical products according to FDA, cGMP and Boston Analytical, Inc. Standard Operating Procedures.  Duties will include analysis of pharmaceutical products using HPLC, GC, Dissolution, AA, UV-Vis, Wet Chemical Analysis and Method Development.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

·   Prepares and analyzes products to determine chemical and physical properties.

·   Documents work in a clear and organized manner.

·   Follows all safety rules and regulations and conducts periodic safety audits.

·   Follows all cGMP rules and regulations.

·   Under close supervision confers with chemists and other client personnel regarding research, procedures performed, related results and prepares reports.

·   Under close supervision will be trained to become proficient at assigned tasks in order to become subject matter experts.

·   Performs routine data generation and problem solving with a minimal rework.

·   Works under close supervision to ensure all work performed is performed in compliance with standard operating procedures, good manufacturing practices, and the regulations of the Food and Drug Administration.

·   Ensures all work performed strictly adheres to Company, client and Pharmacopeial methodologies.

·   Performs system maintenance and calibrations to ensure equipment is operating with specified requirements.

·   Proper handling of hazardous waste in compliance with the Company and DES hazardous waste rules.

Requirements:
Qualification include a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or a related science discipline is required with 0-3 years of related experience. Knowledge of cGMPs and related compliance regulations and guidances is preferred.

Minimum Skills Requirements:

·   Must have the ability and skill to perform the detailed job requirements noted above competently, safely and proficiently. 

·   A self-starter, motivated person who possesses good interpersonal skills capable of effectively interacting with all departments and client personnel.

·   Must have excellent organizational, verbal communication and technical documentation skills.

·   Solid computer skills.

·   Knowledge of safe laboratory practices, including the proper procedures in handling chemicals and samples.

 

·   Must be a team player with integrity and concern for the quality of Company products, services and staff members.

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Material Clerk

The Shipping/Receiving and Material Clerk is responsible for performing administrative and physical tasks involved in shipping, receiving, purchasing, storing and distribution of materials and supplies to support operations. In this position you are responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONISIBITIES

·         Ensure deliverables are properly received and labeled, stored and logged accurately against purchase orders.

·         Prepares goods for shipments, maintains records of shipment and follows appropriate shipping requirements as instructed.

·         Distribution of materials, equipment, and supplies to appropriate personnel.

·         As directed will support the purchasing process of materials, equipment, and supplies.

·         Perform inventory cycle counts and physical inventories as directed.

·         Complete related records, reports and paperwork and assist management as needed.

·         May consult vendors to obtain product information and pricing.

·         Assist the Purchasing Manager and department with tasks as needed.

·         Actively participate in the company’s continuous improvement Initiative.

 

REQUIREMENTS & QUALIFICATIONS
A high school diploma or GED is required with basic computer skills required. Requires the ability to lift and/or move up to 50 lbs. Computer literate with basic knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.  

 

MINIMUM SKILLS REQUIREMENTS
Must have the ability and skill to perform the detailed job requirements noted above competently, safely, accurately and proficiently.  Self-starting motivated person who possesses excellent time management, multi-tasking, verbal communication and organizational skills. Must have an ability to prioritize and complete tasks accurately and efficiently.  Must have excellent interpersonal skills capable of effectively interacting with all co-workers, vendors and business contacts in an efficient, courteous and professional manner. Experience with cGMP is preferred. Must be a team player with integrity and concern for the quality of Company products, services and staff members. 

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Boston Analytical is an Equal Opportunity Employer.