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Title:  Laboratory Aide

Requisition ID:  61599
Date:  May 30, 2023

Kinston, North Carolina, US

Department:  Laboratory



Working at West means having an opportunity to work by the side of our patients and customers, our global team members and the communities in which we operate – which all help contribute to a Healthier World.


At West, we are by the side of patients. The work we do impacts patients’ lives each and every day – our products are a critical part of healthcare delivery and we are proud of the role we play to improve patient health. We work by the side of our team members. We come together as one global team to deliver for our customers and help them address their challenges. We are a diverse, close-knit community of professionals, where everyone has a voice and opportunity to learn and grow through mutual trust and respect. With a 95 year plus history, we have a track record for success, which includes reported sales of $2.14B in 2020. We serve by the side of our community. Giving back is in our DNA—our team members across more than 50 sites globally are involved with hundreds of charities that have special meaning to them through our West Without Borders team member-led giving program.



Job Summary:

To prepare and supply required equipment and materials, media, reagents and solutions to support testing and monitoring activities. To support/ do environmental monitoring, personnel Monitoring and Gowning Qualifications


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Support preparation of growth media, reagents and solutions for use in testing.
  • Process required glassware, equipment and materials needed for testing.
  • Perform Personnel monitoring and Gowning Qualification.
  • Sample water for routine analysis
  • Perform routine housekeeping activities.
  • Be willing and able to work as a team member to ensure continuous improvement   relative to laboratory functions.
  • Maintain cGMP, data integrity and ISO complaints.
  • Exhibits regular, reliable, punctual and predictable attendance. 
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Education and Experience:

  • High school or equivalent
  • Less than 2 years’ experience in a lab environment


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Proficiency in English
  • Able to be aware of all relevant SOPs as per Company policy as they are related to the position covered by this Job Description
  • Support and contribute in Lean Sigma programs and activities towards delivery of the set target
  • Able to comply with the company’s safety policy at all times
  • Able to comply with the company’s quality policy at all times.



  • Non-US only where required for certain levels


Physical and Travel Requirements

  • Minimal







West is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.  If you have a special need that requires accommodation in order to apply to West, please send an email to  Where permitted by law, an offer of employment with West Pharmaceutical Services, or any of its subsidiary or affiliate companies, is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of background screening and/or a pre-employment drug screening.

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