Apex Systems, Inc. Technician in Waukegan, Illinois

This job was posted by https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov : For more information, please see: https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov/ada/r/jobs/6280625 Title: Technician IInLocation: Waukegan, ILnThe Technician II will report into the Waukegan Sterility Assurance Organization. This position is responsible for the review and release of Cardinal Health products sterilized by Ethylene Oxide (EO) and gamma radiation. Process Challenge Pack (PCP) and Process Challenge Device (PCD) manufacture to support EO sterilization process R&D, validation and optimization projects as assigned. Perform invoice processing and PO generation.nESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:n•Demonstrates knowledge of quality systems and approaches.n•Demonstrates an understanding of the relevant regulations, standards and operating procedures.n•Demonstrates ability to perform investigations/root cause analysis and develop corrective actions.n•Gathers data to develop the sterilization and laboratory metrics.n•Demonstrates an understanding of the requirements and has the ability to perform gap assessments to those requirements.n•Demonstrates an understanding of quality concepts such as: cost of quality, analytical metrics and /or statistics, trending, quality planning, validation, CAPA and problem solving.n•Works cross-functionally and has the ability to interpret the requirements as well as educate and influence others on those requirements.n•Responsible for the management of departmental invoice processing, ordering and PO generation using the BuyNow system.n•Responsible for the review of sterilization batch records and the release of Ethylene Oxide (EO) and gamma radiation sterilized loads.n•Responsible for the generation of Certificates of Sterility and issuing those certificates to customers as requested.n•Responsible for the trending of data, as assigned.n•Assist with manufacture of Process Challenge Pack (PCP) and Process Challenge Device (PCD) to support EO sterilization process R&D, validation and optimization projects as assigned.n•Receives general direction on standard work; receives detailed instruction on new assignments.n•Consults with supervisor or senior peers on complex and unusual problems.n•Responsible for communicating business related issues or opportunities to next management leveln•For employees with supervisory responsibilities, ensure that subordinates follow all Company guidelinesnrelated to Health, Safety and Environmental practices and that all resources needed to do so are availablenand in good conditionn•Responsible for ensuring personal and Company compliance with all Federal, State, local and Companynregulations, policies, and proceduresn•Responsible for ensuring compliance with Quality Procedures, Laws and Regulations of the applicablenMarketsn•Performs other duties assigned as needednEDUCATION/TRAINING and/or EXPERIENCE:n•HS Diploma, GED or equivalent experience, preferred.n•1+ years of experience in related field, preferred.n•Experience with invoice management preferrednREQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES and CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSES:n•Must possess experience with MS Office suite applications.n•Detail orientedn•Highly organizedn•Provide load release support on weekends.nEEO EmployernApex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our websi e for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.nVEVRAA Federal ContractorWe request Priority Protected Veteran & Disabled Referrals for all of our locations within the state.We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic. The EEO is the Law poster is available here.