Laboratory Quality Control Technician - Guilford

Puritan Medical Products | Guilford, ME, United States

Posted Date 7/01/2024
Description Report to: Microbiology Products Supervisor
Effective Date: July 2024
Supervisory Responsibilities: No

Job Summary:
The Laboratory Quality Control Technician will perform tests and qualify products for finished goods released.

• Incoming chemical QC release: Reviews all necessary documents prior to releasing chemical to production area.

All reviewed documents are kept on file.
• Record keeping: SOP, production forms, Certificate of Analysis, etc.
• Equipment validations: New equipment needs to be qualified for use prior to being used in production.
• Equipment calibrations: Yearly calibration certification on equipment used for production.
• Data analysis: Bacterial recovery, product shelf-life results, and accelerated shelf-life.
• Standard Operating Procedure development: New products will require new procedures to be kept on file in

laboratory manual. To be used for training purposes for production personnel.
• Production process development: Using SOP’s written, develop overall process of product manufacture.
• Quality Control product inspections: Raw material, in-process material, and finished good inspections.
• Quality Control finished good release: Proper testing is performed and documented according to applicable

finished good. All testing is verified to meet documented specifications prior to release.
• MSDS Manuals: Maintains and updates MSDS for all chemicals received.
• Technical Reporting: Evaluates data and writes reports.
• SOP Review: Recommends modifications of existing quality or production procedures to achieve optimum quality

within limits of equipment capability.
• Performs other related duties as assigned.

Required Skills/Abilities:
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Thorough understanding of products and equipment used in Mircobiology manufacturing.
• Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
• Excellent time management skills, with proven ability to meet deadlines.
• Aseptic techniques and basic laboratory skills
• Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software.
• Able to work as a team member.
• Able to meet production schedules.

Education and Experience:
• High school diploma or general education degree (GED), or equivalent combination of experience and

• 3-5 years of related experience Preferred.

Physical Requirements:
• Prolonged periods of standing in factory and at times, sitting at desk and working on a computer.
• Must be able to lift 30 pounds at times.

Location: Our Flagship Operation is in Guilford, ME with two production plants in Pittsfield, and a sales &
marketing office in Falmouth, ME. Occasional travel to this location may be expected, depending on the role.

Hardwood | Puritan is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants and employees
for hiring, placement and advancement will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or military status, age, or any other
federally protected class.
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