Chemistry Lab Analyst – Contract – Sligo | Collins McNicholas

Chemistry Lab Analyst – Contract – Sligo

  • Reference: SJ41252
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Location: Mayo, Roscommon, Sligo
  • Category: Science, Pharmaceutical & Food

Our client, a healthcare company based in Sligo requires a Chemistry Lab Analyst for a 6 month contract.  The successful person needs to be open to working a rotating shift pattern.

Primary Function:

Ensure that all raw material, in-process and finished product testing and method transfer testing is carried out per schedule and records are maintained to appropriate requirements.
Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for housekeeping duties in the lab.
  • Responsible for the timely completion of chemical testing of raw material.
  • Ensure that all test equipment is used and maintained correctly.
  • Responsible for raising change requests and data verification as assigned.
  • Ensure all in process sampling and testing is completed in a timely manner.
  • Maintain up-to-date, complete and precise records of all tests performed.
  • Adhere to cGMP and GLP requirements.
  • Assist in the resolution of quality problems as required.
  • Developing and changing of in-house laboratory procedures as appropriate.
  • Aid in training of new analyst.
  • Supports the transfer of new products.
  • Adheres to and supports all EHS & E standards, procedures and policies


  • 3rd level qualification in a relevant Science discipline.

Job/Technical Skills:

  • Experience operating to cGMP standards utilizing laboratory equipment.
  • Previous experience in a pharmaceutical manufacturing environment is desirable but not essential.

Cognitive/Business Skills:

  • Requires a high level of attention to detail and mental concentration, to ensure
    accuracy and total compliance with procedures at all times.
  • Requires proven problem solving skills and the ability to adapt to new requirements.
  • Must be results driven striving to meet all targets and metric standards as set by
    site/department and division leaders
  • Requires total commitment to quality and maintaining a high standard of work at all
  • Demonstrates the highest levels of integrity and a strong work ethic at all times
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written are required for the execution
  • Strong interpersonal skills are required.
  • Supports the principles of Perfect Performance.


  • Expected to handle all day-to-day incoming, in-process and final product testing and analysis. If problems occur, can consult their leader.
  • Shows a high level of tenacity to ensure closure of issues and projects.
  • Demonstrates an ethos of Right First Time at all times.
  • Adheres to and follows all procedures policies and guidelines ensuring compliance with cGMP and IMB/FDA regulations and company policies, procedures and guidelines.

For further details, please contact Colin Byrne on 071-9142411 or email

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