BioVectra Inc. is a leading bio-science business in Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia, focused on contract manufacturing and product development of active pharmaceutical ingredients, pharmaceutical intermediates, and bioreagents.
BioVectra Inc. has an opening for a Quality Control Chemist. This is a 15 month term, full-time position located in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island.
The candidate will be responsible for:
Performing analyses using instrumentation techniques such as TLC, HPLC,GC.UV-Vis, and NMR
Performing analyses using bench chemical techniques such as TLC, titrimetry, and gravimetry
Maintaining accurate, real-time records of all laboratory activities
Completing paperwork for release of materials including status labels and certificates of analysis
Performing routine maintenance and/or calibration of analytical instruments and documenting these actives
Adhering to BioVectra’s Health and Safety policy as outlined in CP0010 Occupational Health and Safety Policy, Statements of Principle, and Responsibilities
The successful candidate for this position should have:
B.Sc. in Chemistry/Biochemistry, with an emphasis on analytical chemistry preferred, or a diploma in Chemical Technology
Technical proficiency with laboratory instrumentation such as GC, HPLC, UV-VIS
Ability to work in a fast paced team environment
Effective Communication skills
Knowledge of cGMP guidelines considered an asset
Excellent organizational, decision-making, and problem-solving skills.
Closing Date: March 28th, 2018
We thank all applicants for their interest but wish to advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.