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Quality Control Technician

Ferring Pharmaceuticals

Ferring Pharmaceuticals

Quality Assurance
Roseville, MN, USA
Posted on Thursday, May 23, 2024

Job Description:

As a privately-owned, biopharmaceutical company, Ferring pioneers and delivers life-changing therapies that help people build families and live better lives. Our independence helps us cultivate an entrepreneurial spirit and long-term perspective that enables us to achieve growth and scale, while remaining agile and true to our ‘people first’ philosophy. Built on a 70-year plus commitment to science and research, Ferring is relentless in its pursuit of science that drives powerful discoveries and therapies to help people build families, stay healthy, and stand up to the world’s oldest enemy: disease.

With Ferring, you will be joining a recognized leader, identified as one of “The World’s Most Innovative Companies” by Fast Company, and honored by Fortune with inclusion on its “Change the World List,” for addressing society’s unmet needs. Ferring US is also Great Places to Work® Certified, distinguishing it as one of the best companies to work for in the country.

The purpose of the Quality Control (QC) Lab Technician is to support the daily activities of the QC Laboratory. This includes but not limited to donor source material inspections, review of send out testing, laboratory testing preparations.

**The hours for this position will be Monday-Friday 8:00am- 4:30pm**


  • Perform daily source material inspections
  • Daily review of send out samples for source material testing
  • Laboratory testing preparation activities (e.g. saline conical tube preparation, reagent/solution preparation)
  • Assist in sending out raw material for testing
  • Weekly laboratory cleaning
  • Logging in of samples received from Operations
  • Perform raw material sampling per applicable procedures
  • Perform Environmental Monitoring of the manufacturing facility
  • Any other duties as assigned for business reasons


Education and Professional Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in scientific field including general lab experience, or an Associate’s degree with a minimum of 4 years of experience in a GMP environment


  • Minimum 1 year of relevant laboratory experience


  • Can work independently and in a team setting
  • Strong communication Skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Perform functions efficiently to meet deadlines as established
  • Experience with MS Office applications
  • Follow procedures as written, strong attention to detail, ability to technically write procedures

Working Conditions:

  • Sit or stand for 8-10 hours per day.
  • Significant work pace and pressure due to deadlines and rapid change.
  • In general, work is a mix of office and manufacturing setting.
  • Able to life 25 pounds

Ferring + you

At Ferring, we offer competitive total compensation along with an exceptional range of flexible benefits, personal support and tailored learning and development opportunities all designed to help you realize your full potential both in life and at work. From working hours that respect your lifestyle, a culture that is welcoming and equitable, and the chance to work with the industry’s most impressive people, these are just some of the ways we live our "People First" philosophy.

Our Compensation and Benefits

At Ferring, base salary is one part of our competitive total compensation and benefits package and is determined using a salary range. The base salary range for this role is $48,000 to $58,000, which is the reasonable estimate of the base compensation for this role. The actual amount paid may differ based on non-discriminatory factors such as experience, knowledge, skills, abilities, education and primary work location. Additional compensation for this role will be provided based on competitive annual incentive compensation targets in the form of an annual bonus - payouts are based on individual and company performance.

Benefits for this role include comprehensive healthcare (medical, dental, and vision) with a premium differential, inverse to base salary, to be paid by employees, a 401k plan and company match, short and long-term disability coverage, basic life insurance, wellness benefits, reimbursement for certain tuition expenses, 40 hours of sick time, vacation time for full time employees to accrue up to 112.50 hours in the first four (4) years of employment, and 150.00 hours in the fifth (5th) year of employment as well as 12 to 13 paid holidays per year. We are proud to offer 26 weeks of paid parental leave, learn more about the parental leave offering in our benefits package here.

Ferring is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local laws.

Join our team and your voice will be heard, and your contributions will be valued. If you love to come up with new ways to make a positive difference and see them through, you will fit right in.

We are proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (including Disability/Protected Veterans). We maintain a drug-free workplace.


Roseville, Minnesota