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Chemist II | Cork

  • Sector: Science & Pharma
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  • Job Ref: 20323

Chemist II | Cork

Are you looking to join a growing and dynamic multinational organisation that offers you the chance to develop and grow your career? We have an exciting opportunity for a Chemist II who will oversee the day-to-day operation of the laboratory. You will be the first point of contact for analysts on technical issues and will conduct analytical testing on commercial, stability, and non-routine samples.

Overview of Main Responsibilities (full job description available on request):

  • Understands and comply with all the regulations governing the quality systems.
  • Delivery of key Quality and Performance Objectives. Maintenance of laboratory scorecards and trackers.
  • Ensure compliance with mandatory training requirements for both you and your team. Ensure that both your own and teams training records are up to date and compliant to cGMP.
  • Your responsibilities may include test method development and validation, raw material, in process, finished product and Stability testing.
  • Complete documentation associated with testing/ method development & Validation/ equipment qualification in a timely manner.
  • Ensure all analytical testing is carried out as defined in the Quality System.
  • Perform equipment calibration and installation/ qualification as required.
  • Participate in Regulatory, Internal (Auditor/Auditee) and Vendor audit programs as required.
  • Provide training (induction/ on the job/ procedures and updates), technical guidance / trouble shooting to laboratory staff including review of associated training records.
  • Review and approval of Laboratory results and documentation, as required the trending and charting of data.
  • Proficient in the use various software application utilized in the laboratory.
  • Create, review and approve change requests as required. Where required approve CR’s as laboratory trainer.
  • Provide leadership to Technician and Chemist I grades.
  • Represent the laboratory on cross functional project teams as required. Attend and represent the laboratories at meetings and communicate information back to management.
  • Deputise for the Laboratory Supervisor/ Snr Chemist as required.
  • Management of laboratory spend and approval of vendor invoices.
  • Management of laboratory inventory and supplies and ordering of same.
  • Participate on LBP/VIP and Continuous project teams as required.

What the ideal candidate looks like:

  • 3-5 years’ of GMP experience as a Chemistry Analyst is required for this role.
  • Relevant level 8 degree in a Science, Pharmaceutical or similar field

What you will get in return:

  • Competitive Salary.
  • Pension.
  • Healthcare.
  • Bonus.

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Aisling Lane.

(021) 4320675