Skip to main content
Search Jobs

Chemist- FDE

Indianapolis, Indiana

Apply NowApply Later
Req ID R-13946 Title Chemist- FDE City Indianapolis State / Province Indiana Country United States

At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 35,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.

Organization Overview:

For 140 years, Lilly has manufactured medicines that improve people’s lives around the world. We produce our medicines using some of the most sophisticated manufacturing technologies and rigorous quality standards. Lilly Manufacturing strives for excellence in its process, standards, procedures and behaviors to develop medicines with safety first and quality always.

Position Brand Description:

The chemist/microbiologist/biologist in the B105 DC In-Process Laboratory performs accurate and timely testing of routine and some non-routine lab samples in accordance with appropriate GMP and safety guidelines. The chemist/microbiologist/biologist completes second person verification of others results. The chemist/microbiologist/biologist also participates in laboratory root cause investigations, equipment evaluations and qualifications, and some quality system improvement initiatives by executing well-defined protocols and procedures. The chemist/microbiologist/biologist shares technical information and best practice within plant sites or group.

Key Objectives/Deliverables:

·       Verify (SPV) analytical data of other analysts within the lab as requested.

·       Accurately and safely perform analytical test methods or related support activities as per procedures or protocols. Uses technical knowledge in the review and interpretation of data for conformance to procedures, standards and protocols and/or real-time recognition of aberrant data and results.

·       Perform data entry and reviews own work for accuracy in accordance with laboratory procedures, standards and GMP requirements.

·       May perform holistic review of data for release of data from the laboratory.

·       Recognizes when a deviation from procedures, etc has occurred and initiates and participates in a Root Cause Investigation.

·       Performs investigations for deviations.

·       Troubleshoot equipment and methods as required.

·       Assist in improvement of quality systems by creating or revising worksheets and other lab documentation systems.

·       Identifies and communicates opportunities for improvement initiatives in daily work activities.

·       Contribute to development of PQEs.

·       Reviews SOPs for executable as written.

·       Shares technical information and best practice within plant sites or group.

Write protocols for non-routine testing or validation with appropriate guidance.

·       Develops equipment qualification protocols with appropriate guidance.

·       Perform routine equipment calibrations or maintenance through execution of well- defined protocols.

·       Comply with and implement safety standards.

·       Executes notification to management when required by procedures or standards.

·       Initiate change controls and deviations.

Train and mentoring others. Develop training materials.

Responsible for maintaining a safe work environment, working safely and accountable for supporting all HSE Corporate and Site Goals.

Additional Preferences:

·       Proficiency with computer systems including Microsoft Office products, LIMS (list other lab systems), etc.

·       Ability to working in a lab environment including wearing appropriate PPE and other safety required equipment and considerations.

·       Demonstrated strong math and documentation skills.

Demonstrated strong oral and written communication and interpersonal interaction skills.

Education Requirements:

Bachelor degree in Chemistry or related degree or 7 or more yrs of demonstrated relevant experience in a GMP (analytical chemistry) lab.

Other Information:

·       Work schedule: 12 hour days (6 AM-6 PM) – 3 on, 2 off, 2 on, 3 off, 2 on, 2 off repeating schedule.

·       May be required to have a company phone off shift and respond to operational issues.

·       Minimal travel required.

·       Applicant will work in various areas within the Parenteral Plant. Some allergens are present in the parenteral plant. Mobility requirements and exposure to allergens should be considered when applying for this position

·       Tasks may require repetitive motion (e.g., keyboarding).

Post-offer testing exam may be required.

Eli Lilly and Company, Lilly USA, LLC and our wholly owned subsidiaries (collectively “Lilly”) are committed to help individuals with disabilities to participate in the workforce and ensure equal opportunity to compete for jobs. If you require an accommodation to submit a resume for positions at Lilly, please email Lilly Human Resources ( Lilly_Recruiting_Compliance@lists.lilly.com ) for further assistance. Please note This email address is intended for use only to request an accommodation as part of the application process. Any other correspondence will not receive a response.

Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

To submit resume, visit https://www.lilly.com/careers and apply to Req ID R-13946.

Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Apply NowApply Later

About Science

Our scientists and researchers are developing the breakthrough medicines of tomorrow. Join us and become a creative innovator and thinker who can improve the lives of millions.

Recruiting Events

We’d love to meet you to discuss career opportunities. Check our calendar now to see when we’ll be in your area.

View All Events

Stay Connected

Job Alerts

By signing up for job alerts, you’ll be the first to learn about opportunities that could be a great fit for you via periodic email updates.

Sign Up

Join Our Talent Community

Share a bit about yourself, such as the career area you are interested in. We will then reach out to you when the perfect position is available!

Sign Up

Sign Up

Areas of InterestSearch for a category, location, or category/location pair, select a term from the suggestions, and click "Add.”