We are a global, broad-based health care Company devoted in discovering new medicines, new technologies and new ways to manage health. Our products span the continuum of care, from nutritional products through medical devices and pharmaceutical therapies. Our comprehensive line of products encircles life itself - addressing important health needs from infancy to the golden years.
With worldwide sales of US$30.8 billion in 2009, the Company employs 83,000 people and markets its products in more than 130 countries.
Located at Tuas Biomedical Park, Abbott Manufacturing Singapore Private Limited manufactures a wide range of infant nutritional products to supply Abbott's fast-growing markets in Asia. It produces hallmark Abbott brands such as Similac Advance, PediaSure, Gain and Grow.
At Abbott, there is a world of inspiration that you can get from being a part of our team. Our employees are passionate about life, health care, and the contributions they can make.
As a dynamic and forward looking organization, we are always on the lookout for new members to join our team.
We now wish to recruit for the following key position:
Lab Analysts (Analytical) - 12 Hours Rotating Shift Work
jobsDB Ref. JSG400003003032582
Provide testing, as well as analytical, services to Plant Operations to ensure seamless and smooth process operations. All operations in the Analytical Laboratory are carried out in a safe and productive manner, adhering to GMP/GLP standards at all times. Develops and applies basic procedural knowledge of work area. - Entry or trainee level role.- Typically acquired through on -the-job training. - Knowledge limited to specific processes needed to perform work tasks. May utilize basic systems and tools in completion of tasks. Develops a working knowledge of how own activities integrate with the work of the team. Assignments are routine and recurring in nature. Uses basic information-gathering skills. Assignments require limited judgment with little to no decision-making. Activities focus on support and maintenance rather than development or implementation. Receives close supervision or is guided by detailed instructions for all work. Organizes and completes tasks according to assigned priorities. Demonstrates an awareness of the relative urgency of tasks and responds accordingly. Exchanges and verifies job related information to provide basic support.
Skills and experience required:
- Working knowledge of GMP/GLP in food/pharmaceutical manufacturing, with emphasis on laboratory operations. Knowledge of ISO 9000/17025 and HACCP would be advantageous. A high degree of computer literacy and experience with ERP, LIMS and CDS systems would be advantageous.
- Basis knowledge in advance laboratory instrumentation, such as HPLC, GC, ICP, FTIR, NIR, etc.
- Practical experience in working in a fast-pace laboratory environment with tight datelines and able to solve problems in a speedy and methodical manner with good follow-up on action item
- Diploma in Chemical Engineering, Food Technology or related discipline or GCE "A" or "O" Level with at least 1 to 3 year experience