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Administrative Assistant Quality

Southaven, Mississippi, 38672, United States
February 09, 2018

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Chandra L. Brown

P. 901.***.**** ** Email.

Summary of Core Competencies

MBA Graduate with a Strong Background in Quality Control/Quality Assurance within a cGMP environment. Laboratory Startup. Demonstrated knowledge of High Pressure Liquid Chromatography, Gas Chromatography, FTIR, Wet Bench Analysis and Microanalysis. Proficient in document control and organization. Excellent computer skills with knowledge of LIMS, HACH WIMS, Oracle, and MS Office.

Professional Experience

SEDIVER 10/17-11/17

Sediver is the world’s leading high voltage and ultra high voltage electrical insulator and glass blocks manufacturer for architectural and interior design applications.

Technical Writer (Contract)

Responsible for creating, planning, and editing Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) that outline the manufacturing work processes. Ensure the writing style of all technical documents is clear, concise, grammatically correct, and written for the intended audience. Coordinate document reviews and incorporate changes. Produced documentation that conformed to the ISO 9001:2015 standard.

JABIL 05/16-02/17

Jabil is a supply chain management and electronic manufacturing partner providing customers with intelligently designed global supply chains and products

Research and Development Chemist

Performed product testing such as auto-titrations, pH, specific gravity, viscosity, ammonia, and daily and monthly instrument calibrations. Performed testing using IC, HPIC, ICP, Karl-Fisher, FTIR Spectrometer and UV/VIS, and HPLC. Trouble-shot instrumentation and processing issues. Created Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and method documentation that conformed to company and quality standards for process testing. Compiled, analyzed, and summarized data from lab results and reported to supervisor. Collected and prepped samples for micro-biological testing and in-house retains.

MEDTRONIC 11/15-03/16

Medtronic is a global healthcare organization that administers medical technologies, services and solutions.

Technical Writer

Created installation guides and user manuals. Created, developed, planned, wrote and edited scientific reports and test procedures for submission to regulatory agencies and in-company use. Composed sterilization documentation from outlines provided by the Sterilization Specialist/Microbiologist. Compiled, analyzed, and summarized additional data from other sources as needed. Maintained and improved system and document retrieval capabilities. Produced product documentation that conform to the company documentation and quality assurance standards.


Standard Functional Foods Group is an industry leader in the manufacturing of nutritional and healthy snack bars

QA/QC Laboratory Technician

Inspected product daily and released per specification. Collected samples for micro testing and in-house retains. Monitored employees and facility for GMP compliance. Ensured code date and production documentation is correct prior to startup. Trained new employees on standard operating procedures and paperwork completion.

SEVERN TRENT 10/12-04/14

Severn Trent is a FTSE 100 Water and Wastewater treatment company.

Chemical Hygiene Officer/Wastewater Technician

Set up and Organized New Wastewater Lab. Performed wastewater analysis (biohazard process control). Performed tests on county-wide bio-hazardous wastewater samples from influent to effluent. Performed Wet Bench Testing for ammonia, conductivity, fecal coliform, BODs/CBOD, Total Phosphorous, TSS and Ph. Performed routine maintenance and calibration of all lab equipment. Inventoried, stored and disposed of hazardous chemicals such as carcinogens, teratogens, mutagens, sensitizers, reactive chemicals and corrosives that were used in county wastewater facilities. Maintained the right to know and MSDS stations for all wastewater facilities.

PMC BIOGENIX 03/07-10/12

PMC Biogenix is a global developer, manufacturer and marketer of specialty chemicals produced from renewable resources.

Laboratory Analyst

Analyzed raw and finished oil based products using GC and wet bench chemistry according to documented procedures. Authorized release and shipment of products based on specifications. Determined disposition of non-conforming products. Organized and entered quality data into Laboratory Information Management System. Developed laboratory inventory control system. Performed monthly laboratory equipment calibrations. Analyzed samples using the Gas Chromatograph and HPLC. Trained new employees on procedures and methods of the laboratory. Updated laboratory software and databases and managed inventory records. Performed product testing such as visual titrations, auto-titrations, pH, specific gravity, viscosity, refractive index, and color determination and daily and monthly instrument calibrations.


AB Mauri is a global leader in yeast and bakery ingredients.

Laboratory Technician

Performed laboratory tests to determine chemical, physical, and compositional characteristics of solid, liquid, or gaseous materials as quality controls of yeast product development. Set up, adjust, and operate laboratory equipment. Prepared chemical solutions according to standard formulas. Performed such tests as purity, stability, viscosity, density, absorption, brix, meltpoint, flashpoint, E. coli, and salmonella. Tested solutions used in process. Tested materials for presence and content of elements. Recorded test results and prepared graphs and charts. Cleaned, sterilized, and calibrated laboratory equipment as needed.


Cal Western Packaging was a leading supplier of edible oils for USDA and retail sales.

Lab Technician (Full-Time)

Performed QC inspections and laboratory test on incoming and finished product. Monitored plant for GMP compliance. Released conforming product for use. Maintained quality records. Used Web-based JTKDoc9000 software to revise and update Total Quality System Audit Manuals. Distributed revisions of Total Quality System Audit (TQSA) manuals to multiple facilities. Entered internal audits and corrective actions into web-based document control software. Set-up and maintained document control file room. Maintained employee training files. Processed Lot Quality Verification Forms. Secondary Administrative Assistant – performed duties in the absence of Administrative Assistant. Secondary Laboratory Assistant – performed duties in the absence of Lead Laboratory Technician.

Lab Technician (Part-Time) 03/07-04/12


Delta State University 2013

Cleveland, Mississippi


LeMoyne-Owen College 2008

Memphis, Tennessee

Bachelor of Science, Business Management

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