Analytical Laboratory Technician Ii - Alajuela, Costa Rica - Abbott Laboratories

Abbott Laboratories
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Alajuela, Costa Rica

hace 2 días

Andrea Rodríguez

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Andrea Rodríguez

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Perform qualitative and quantitative testing of various chemicals and materials to support routine manufacturing and engineering projects.

The individual will be responsible of:
laboratory inventory stock of supplies, instrument maintenance and assist Scientist in method development and validations among others.


  • Perform tests or processes required to monitor chemicals, solutions and raw materials for the manufacturing operation.
  • Conduct laboratory experiments and testing of raw materials
  • Support evaluation and upgrade of laboratory procedures.
  • Maintain working knowledge and understanding of USP, FDA, ISO, and any other regulatory standards applicable to chemical testing and validation.
  • Promote safety and ensure a safe work environment and safe work habits.
  • Use and maintain highly advanced scientific instrumentation in the Analytical Laboratory (e. g. high pressure liquid chromatographer, ion chromatographer, Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy).
  • Provide support to the manufacturing site in the areas of analytical testing and review.
  • Carry out assigned tasks such as laboratory experiments and testing of raw materials and solutions.
  • Conduct OOS investigations guided by the lab Scientist or Supervisor.
  • Ensure accuracy of notebooks and spreadsheets in accordance to the appropriate standards.
  • Review test results and other pertinent documentation.
  • Support development, validation and implementation of test methods for laboratory equipment.
  • Support training of other laboratory technicians on instrumentation, test procedures, software analysis programs, and laboratory standards.
  • Ensure correct documentation on Analytical Laboratory testing. Maintain all required laboratory records.
  • Perform wet chemistry testing to support incoming chemicals/materials per USP methodologies.
  • Perform and support testing for routine manufacturing and internal product manufacturing investigations using analytical instrumentation such as HPLC, GC, FT-IR, IC, TOC and others in high throughput environment.
  • Follow written test method procedures to execute routine laboratory tests in GMP environment.
  • Follow ABBOTT Quality Policy by adhering to documented Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Ensure chemical inventory is well stocked.
  • Ordering lab supplies, chemicals/SRM standards and equipment spares.
  • Communicate effectively with management and other team members/internal customers.
  • Participate in continuous improvement (Lean Principles) of laboratory testing and development.
  • Develop indepth knowledge of analytical techniques/instrumentation, lab instrument software's and troubleshooting skills.
  • Assist scientists with method development and validation activities.
  • Support training of other laboratory technicians on instrumentation, test procedures, software analysis programs and laboratory standards.
  • Communicate testing status/issues with requestors and support for summiting samples to the lab (test request).
  • Participate on troubleshooting activities altogether with lab Scientist or Lab Supervisor. Review and approve test results and other pertinent documentation.


Bachelor's degree or related field with 2-4 years demonstrated experience.

Major/Field of Study

Chemical laboratory technician, chemistry



At least 3 years of experience

Experience Details

  • Ability to follow instructions and maintain safety in the work place
  • Knowledge of Good Laboratory Practices (GLPs) and use of basic lab equipment such as ph meter, analytical balance, HPLC, among others.
  • Working knowledge of quality systems and analytical test methods.
  • Experience with routine laboratory/wet chemistry work and analytical instrumentation through educational background or relevant industry experience
Language Proficiency

  • Intermediate Commands of English / Required
Preferred Qualifications & Education

Advance Commands of English / Preferred


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