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Laboratory Technician III-Weekend Shift

Date: Jun 19, 2022

Location: Salt Lake City, Utah, US, 84108

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

Company Info

Teva is a global pharmaceutical leader and the world's largest generic medicines producer, committed to improving health and increasing access to quality health solutions worldwide. Our employees are at the core of our success, with colleagues in over 80 countries delivering the world's largest medicine cabinet to 200 million people every day. We offer a uniquely diverse portfolio of products and solutions for patients and we've built a promising pipeline centered around our core therapeutic areas.  We are continually developing patient-centric solutions and significantly growing both our generic and specialty medicines business through investment in research and development, marketing, business development and innovation. This is how we improve health and enable people to live better, healthier lives. Join us on our journey of growth!


We offer a competitive benefits package, including Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription coverage starting on the first day. We also offer Disability and Life Insurance, Paid Time Off, 6% match on the 401(k), Employee Stock Purchase Plan, and Tuition Assistance.

Job Description

The Laboratory Technician III is responsible for performing advanced testing on raw materials, components and finished product, preparing standard and sample solution, maintaining appropriate sample testing documentation, and providing lead direction and training to more junior level staff and performing advanced technical duties. This is a weekend position, working 4 10-hour shifts Friday-Monday.


Essential Responsibilities

  • Carries out responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies, procedures, and state, federal, and local laws
  • Performs sampling and testing in accordance to SOPs and cGMPs
  • Performs USP testing and/or environmental monitoring
  • Conducts routine analysis of raw materials, using UV/IR, TLC, and automatic titration
  • Disposes acid waste and organic solvent waste according to EP regulations and transfer gas cylinders as instructed by supervisor/manager
  • Prepares standard and sample solutions for HPLC and assists in performing HPLC testing
  • Maintains appropriate documentation as required by SOPs and cGLPs
  • May receive and controls laboratory samples
  • May wash glassware, ensures cleanliness of testing equipment and complies with good housekeeping practices
  • May receive laboratory supplies and chemicals and maintains inventory control
  • Complies with all cGLP/GMP and safety requirements, SOPs, and company policies
  • Prepares and maintains volumetric tests and solutions
  • Performs environmental monitoring of aseptic areas, collects samples of and tests plant pure air systems, plant water, and steam
  • Writes and issues routine exceeded alert/action notification
  • Performs related duties as assigned


  • Associate's degree in Chemistry from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum of 3 years of laboratory experience in the pharmaceutical industry, or at least 2 years of work experience as a Laboratory Technician II
  • Experience operating a computer required
  • Knowledge of pH, analytical balance, pipetting, dilution, TLC, IR, UV, GC, and HPLC



Sub Function

Manufacturing Quality Control

Reports To

Supervisor, QC

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