**Are you looking for a career that matters?**

We believe every person deserves a chance for a healthy life, free from illness and full of possibility. We see a world full of healing, with viable care options available to those with limited choices today. We envision new ways of providing physicians, pharmacists and nurses with technologies that not only treat chronic diseases, but also work to prevent them. We’re looking for team members who are motivated to learn, grow and innovate, while making a meaningful difference for millions of people around the world.

**About Baxter’s Cleveland, MS Facility:**

Cleveland’s technology and automation is cutting edge. It is the U.S. sole source for plastic pour bottles, glass IV, and various reconstitution devices. This facility produces a number of major product lines with a diverse array of automated manufacturing technologies ranging from bottle solution filling, injection molding, tubing extrusion, and device assembly. Our Cleveland plant has been an integral part of Baxter for over 60 years. The work is challenging and rewarding, as Baxter offers competitive compensation and benefits. Baxter encourages and values every employee and believes that all can make a contribution to advancing healthcare for patients; work to be proud of.

**POSITION SUMMARY:**

Perform chemical and physical analysis on medical products through all stages of the manufacturing process from incoming raw materials through to product release. Areas include raw materials, initial, in-process and finished products, Stability Program, protocol support, instrumental analysis and instrument calibration/qualifications. Responsibilities also include adherence to regulatory and procedural requirements that govern the operations and products (e.g., Specifications and Cleveland standard operating procedures).

**ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:**

+ Performing chemical quantitative and qualitative analysis on intravenous solutions, sets, devices, raw materials, and plant water (distilled, non-distilled water) utilizing ‘wet’ chemistry techniques and instrument analysis.

+ Use laboratory instrumentation and computer systems to collect and record data.

+ Must be able to use other standard software application such as MS Office.

+ Perform analysis requiring precise analytical skills and understanding of chemistry principles.

+ Performing investigations and problem solving.

+ Preparing and performing protocols.

+ Investigating deviations and writing exception documents.

+ Ensuring regulatory compliance.

+ Completing and reviewing documentation.

+ Complete all testing, including special projects / protocol testing in a timely and appropriate manner.

+ Must perform all other duties and responsibilities as determined by supervision/management.

+ Must have knowledge of both plant and department environmental health and safety regulations and comply with said regulations accordingly.

+ Must be able to work off shift hours and some weekends

**QUALIFICATIONS:**

+ Computer competency required

+ Ability to work independently

+ Good organizational and time management skills

+ Good oral and written communication skills.

+ Ability to handle multiple priorities.

+ Candidate must not be color blind as determined by the Isihara’s Test for Color Deficiency

+ Candidates must meet near vision visual acuity requirements annually as documented in the Baxter-Cleveland Visual Acuity procedure CL-01-01-037.

**EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:**

+ B.S. Degree in Science (Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Physical Chemistry, Biology)

+ Quantitative analysis or equivalent lab experience within coursework

+ Experience with instrumental analysis preferred.

+ 0-3 Years experience

**Equal Employment Opportunity**

Baxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic.

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Pay Transparency Policy at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_%20English_formattedESQA508c.pdf

**Reasonable Accommodations**

Baxter is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or interview process, please send an e-mail to Americas_TTA@baxter.com and let us know the nature of your request along with your contact information.

Our products and therapies touch the lives of millions of people around the world every day, which is why we are focused on transformative innovations that bring smarter, more personalized care to all of us. For 87 years and counting, we have been at the critical intersection where the ideas that save and sustain lives meet the providers who make it all happen. And now, we are determined to realize our boldest opportunities to transform global healthcare for years to come.

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