Sample Receipts Processing Technician
St. Louis, MO 
Posted 17 days ago
Job Description

Position Summary

The Materials Management Coordinator (Sample Receipts/Processing) is accountable for driving results in a fast-paced environment by facilitating the log in of laboratory samples and the projects the lab will use for documentation of the analysis. This position provides administrative and organizational support related to materials management activities. The ideal candidate will maintain documentation and files to assure they are accurate and up-to-date and available to appropriate personnel. The position requires superior leadership behaviors of the Alcami core competencies and non-negotiables, as well as expertise in functional competencies included in this position profile.

Essential Functions

  • Uses multiple computer software programs to log in, manage, and maintain material status and testing requirements.
  • Receives incoming samples for analysis and logs them into system to initiate chain-of-custody tracking.
  • Generates projects for laboratory testing. Laboratory experience and/or experience with compendial testing is preferred, as this experience provides a solid foundation for the technical aspects of project creation and management.
  • Performs documentation accurately and completely.
  • Complies with safety policies and procedures.
  • Communicates and collaborates routinely with other departments and clients.
  • This position will be required to supervise, handle, or process hazardous waste under Resource and Conservation guidelines promulgated under 40 CFR 262.177(a)(7), Personnel Training. This includes completion of initial and annual RCRA training and documented as required in Alcami records. This training also includes familiarity with emergency response procedures, emergency equipment, and emergency systems.
  • Ensures timely completion and compliance with cGMP and all other relevant company training requirements

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chemistry or equivalent preferred
  • High school diploma or GED and a minimum of 4 years of related experience required.

Alcami Non-Negotiables

  • Consistently demonstrates honesty and integrity through personal example.
  • Follows all safety policies and leads by example a safety first culture.
  • Produces high quality work product with a focus on first time right.
  • Complies with the company code of conduct and policies and regulatory standards.

Alcami Core Leadership Competencies

  • Thinks strategically. Quickly identifies and acts on opportunities. Considers the downstream impact. Seeks to understand the why. Focuses on work that matters.
  • Develops organization and others. Takes ownership to develop self and others. Seeks out new opportunities and experiences for continuous learning.
  • Acts decisively. Makes and acts on decisions quickly. Makes decisions with the customer and their patients in mind. Meets commitments with a sense of urgency. Seeks ways to be more efficient.
  • Drives performance. Holds self and others accountable. Delivers results first time right. Never settles for status quo. Willing to have tough conversations. Asks for feedback and takes action to improve.
  • Passion for customers. Listens to understand. Asks the right questions. Gets to the heart of the matter and uses that insight to provide value.
  • Works collaboratively. Seeks out the experience of others with the aim for better results. Open minded regardless where ideas originate. Flexible and easy to work with.

Functional Competencies

  • Multi-tasking and attention to detail skills required.
  • Working knowledge of computer based networks and document management systems preferred.
  • Understanding of pharmaceutical manufacturing and testing preferred.
  • Working knowledge of cGMP in a pharmaceutical or regulated environment preferred.
  • Excellent verbal communications and presentation skills required.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) required.

Decision Making and Supervision Required

  • Applies job skills, company policies and SOPs to complete a variety of tasks.
  • Receives general instructions on routine work, detailed instructions on new projects or assignments.

Travel Requirements

  • Up to 5% travel required.

Physical Demands and Work Environment

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; talk or hear and smell. The employee is frequently required to sit. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually very quiet.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


What We Offer You:

* Competitive salary with career advancement opportunities
* Bonus plan
* Medical, dental and vision coverage from day one
* 401(k) with company match
* Company paid vacation, holiday and sick-leave
* Voluntary benefits including short & long-term disability, life, accident, critical illness insurances

Diversity and Inclusion:

Alcami values diversity and we are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. All employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, past or present military service, marital status, gender identification or expression, medical condition (including genetic characteristics) or any other protected characteristic as established by law.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
4+ years
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