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Sr. Laboratory Technician

Location:
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Posted:
August 28, 2018

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R ANSON G. JACKSON

404-***-**** r ac6ujo@r.postjobfree.com

C areer Objective

I am a 20 year veteran Sr. Laboratory Technician who is skilled in the following areas: My skills set consists of pilot plant manufacturing, research development, and laboratory expertise in a wide variety of fields such as, chemicals, Fragrances, household surface care products, paper, plastics and pharmaceuticals. My strengths are in the following areas: ASTM/Physical test methods of common wet and dry chemistry experiments. I am trained to adhere to safety SOPs of hazardous materials, and chemical inventory according to pilot plant operations. I am OSHA (Hazmat) safety trained on chemical spills, explosion, fire safety and evacuation. I follow a strict guideline in following ISO 9000 certification standards, working knowledge of HACCP, calibration of scales and balances, inspections and methods of developing cleanroom validations (Quality control inspections) GMP, cGMP certification. M easure and weight bulk raw materials in preparation to mix large and small scale batch formulations. Proficient computer literacy skills, Microsoft, excel and powerpoint.

S pecific Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

Solutions preparation and titration, Brix testing of solid, Salt and fat content analysis HPLC, GC, IR Spectrophotometer, SEM, GC, UV spectrometer PH analysis, Karl Fischer Titration System, Vector and Glatt Fluid-bed Dryer, Tablet Coating machines, Flash point analysis Setup/strip down of Tablet Compression Equipment, Encapsulation equipment, Twin shell blender, Extruder, high speed mixer/granulator, Spheronizer, fitzmill, Comil, Moisture analysis, and Specific gravity E ducation

Technical Training Project, Newark, NJ 1987

Laboratory Technologist Certification: C hemical Technologist Essex County College, N ewark, NJ, Chemical Technologist Diploma 1985 Relevant Employment Experiences

CSM Bakery Solutions, Tucker GA Nov 2017 - Feb 2018 S enior Q uality Assurance Technician

Conduct line audits in wet and dry manufacturing environment according to GMP standards, perform testing on in-process wet lines, line inspection of finished products, labels and line processes by evaluating quality and to assure finished goods, labels and components meet all relevant specification. Perform raw material, packaging inspection, and evaluation of regulatory and label preparation. Adhere to all company policies, procedures and safety rules. Perform line audits by recording measurements, heights, width, weight, color, compared by standards. Inspections and investigate of all incoming and outgoing products, labels and components that fail specification and placed them on hold when out of specification. Maintaining accurate documentation, files and laboratory records, data entry of all production batch records and laboratory results of released batches, labels and final product. Understand the importance of coding system for packaging, labels and raw materials to maintain and identify accurate records for production components used on filling lines. Perform physical lab testing on finished batches to ensure that products meet specification.

House of Cheatham, Stone Mountain, GA Sept 2015 - May 2016

Senior Q uality A ssurance Technician

Perform lab analysis and inspection of products, services and process of evaluating quality and to assure finished goods and components meet all relevant specification. Inspect and investigate all incoming and outgoing products and components required by customers ( boxes, caps, bottles and labels) using calipers/micrometer. Maintaining accurate files and laboratory records, data entry of all production batch records and laboratory results as it pertains to released batches and final product. Understand the importance of coding system for packaging, labels and raw materials to maintain and identify accurate records for production components used on filling lines. Perform physical test on finished batches to ensure that products meet specification and adjusta batches to conform to specification. MERIAL, Athens GA 2015 -2015

Media Tech II

Manufacture animal health vaccine and media components following defined procedures and regulations. Formulate and mixing of chemicals, acids and powders while executing processes that adhere to SOP’s and responsible for processes in an aseptic clean room environment according to USDA and OSHA regulation. Perform preventive maintenance and general clean up on equipment, lab hoods, formulation areas, environmental monitoring, and maintain accurate inventory on all raw material. Endo/Qualitest Pharmaceutical, Huntsville, Al 2014 - 2015 Senior Laboratory Technician/ Formulation

Perform small scale research and development batch formulation of granulated controlled and noncontrolled excipients. Tablet compression and physical testing according to SOP and batch formulas, operate, set up and strip down mixing equipment, tablet compression machines, encapsulation machines, and Fluid bed dryer. Adhere to all GMP, cGMP, and SOP’s as well as weights and measures of bulk drums and pound bags. Sara Lee, Forest Park, GA 2009 - 2011

Senior Laboratory Technician

Test products to ensure conformance with specification using standard test equipment, materials and procedures. Perform analysis on PH meter, GC, UV and moisture test. Physical and visual testing of production samples and boxed finished products.

Schwan Foods, Atlanta, GA 2007 - 2009

Senior Laboratory Technician

Perform batch formulation of raw materials and weights of bulk drums, pound bags and liquids. GMP, CGMP, SOP, setup and strip down of mixing equipment and physical testing of finished material. Lab analysis and wet/dry chemistry experiments with the use of quality control lab equipment. Senior Laboratory Technician 2006 - 2007

W.R. Grace (Darex Containers) A tlanta, GA

Test raw plastic material to ensure conformance with specification using standard test equipment, materials and procedures. Performed analysis on PH meter, GC, UV, moisture test, titration, solution preparation, specimen preparation, physical testing of chemical compounds. Thermo Pac, Stone Mountain, GA 2005 - 2006

Senior Laboratory Technician

Analytical testing and equipment operations using semi automatic systems, as well as laboratory analysis of processed food for consumer products. Ensure specification by standard test, equipment, and procedures. Solids test, viscosity test, specific gravity analysis testing. Stability test, color matching, salt / fat content and writing reports on test results.

Ranson G. Jackson Chemical Laboratory Professional Employment History

Scientific Games, S enior Laboratory Technician, A lpharetta, GA 2002 - 2003 University of North Florida, A ssistant Lab Manager, J acksonville, FL 2001 - 2001 Hoffman La Roche, Senior Laboratory Technician, N utley, NJ 1 999 - 2000 Wyeth (American Home Products) S enior L aboratory T echnician, N anuet 1999 - 1999 Kraft Foods, S enior L aboratory T echnician, White Plains, NY 1997 - 1998 Colgate-Palmolive, S enior Laboratory Technician, P iscataway, NJ 1993 - 1996 Mobile Chemical, P hysical T esting L aboratory T echnician, Edison NJ 1991 - 1993 RWJ Pharmaceutical Research Institute, F ormulation Laboratory Technician, R aritan, NJ 1 987 - 1991



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