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Lab Testing Specialist, R&D (Afternoon Shift)

Req #: JR - 069512 Location Marsa, Il-Marsa, Malta Job Category: Research and Development Date Posted: 05/10/2022

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Lab Testing Specialist, R&D (Afternoon Shift)

This is where you save and sustain lives

At Baxter, we are deeply connected by our mission. No matter your role at Baxter, your work makes a positive impact on people around the world. You'll feel a sense of purpose throughout the organization, as we know our work improves outcomes for millions of patients.

Baxter's products and therapies are found in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. For over 85 years, we have pioneered significant medical innovations that transform healthcare.

Together, we create a place where we are happy, successful and inspire each other. This is where you can do your best work.

Join us at the intersection of saving and sustaining lives—where your purpose accelerates our mission.

Summary

Reporting to the R&D Lab Supervisor, the R&D Testing Specialist executes laboratory product testing to support the Malta R&D group testing requirements in conformance with Corporate, European Medical Device Directive and any other applicable regulatory requirements.  Work is closely supervised.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Performs duties in accordance to procedures aligned with ISO13485, Medical Device Directive and other regulatory bodies as applicable.
  • Considers the aspects of Environment Health and Safety procedures to ensure that all activities within this role will support EHS targets and will not jeopardize the health and safety of employees and environment.
  • Ensures that all documentation and practices related to this role are in compliance with good laboratory and documentation practices.
  • Responsible to undertake all required laboratory testing related to product verifications and validations to support other members of the R&D group.
  • Closely works with his/her supervisor in order to be assigned the appropriate lab work that is aligned with the weekly testing priorities and ensures that such work is carried out in an effective and timely manner.
  • Gives a full evaluation as per appropriate methods and supports in the testing of new products or changes in current products to establish and maintain good product functionality. Responsible for the appropriate documentation of results in his/her assigned laboratory notebook, complying with good documentation practices.
  • Responsible for the successful material management process during and after product testing.
  • Through the support of the R&D Lab Supervisor and experience gained on the job, the R&D Testing Specialist must remain conversant with new developments in medical devices and product applications and pursue information on existing product on the market.

Qualifications

  • Fluent in English language: both written and spoken.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Tools.

Education and/or Experience

  • ‘O’ Level Standard of education
  • 1 year in a Manufacturing or Laboratory environment will be considered as an asset.

Reasonable Accommodations

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Hear from Our Employees

Our company is enriched by a diverse population of individuals in more than 100 countries that work to solve, innovate, manufacture and drive better healthcare options for patients around the world.

Meet Reagan, Senior Research Scientist in the United States

"For me, the best thing about working at Baxter is being able to do work that’s important to people—especially patients—outside of Baxter's walls. Inside our walls, I get to work with a fantastic team, and we know we're making a difference."

Reagan

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Karthik

Meet Amitha, Research Associate in India

"Coming from a non-healthcare academic background, my current role has offered ample opportunities to learn a lot of new things. Leaders at Baxter are motivating, help us grow and provide a collaborative environment. The role gives me opportunities to have technical discussions with peers and subject matter experts globally, to learn interacting with customers, and manage project deadlines and deliverables. I am excited about shaping my career here at Baxter."

Amitha

Hear from Our Employees

Our company is enriched by a diverse population of individuals in more than 100 countries that work to solve, innovate, manufacture and drive better healthcare options for patients around the world.

Reagan

Meet Reagan, Senior Research Scientist in the United States

"For me, the best thing about working at Baxter is being able to do work that’s important to people—especially patients—outside of Baxter's walls. Inside our walls, I get to work with a fantastic team, and we know we're making a difference."

Karthik

Meet Karthik, Director of Renal Care R&D - Digital Health & Co-President of the Asian Leadership Network Business Resource Group, United States

"I’m excited about my role because I believe that digital initiatives can make a tremendous impact on lives by allowing people to access the same therapies and have similar care — whether in a hospital, a healthcare clinic, or the patient’s home — anywhere in the world."

Amitha

Meet Amitha, Research Associate in India

"Coming from a non-healthcare academic background, my current role has offered ample opportunities to learn a lot of new things. Leaders at Baxter are motivating, help us grow and provide a collaborative environment. The role gives me opportunities to have technical discussions with peers and subject matter experts globally, to learn interacting with customers, and manage project deadlines and deliverables. I am excited about shaping my career here at Baxter."

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