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Science Pharmaceutical and Food

Chemist - Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
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Location: Galway
Date: 23/03/2018
Job Reference: 93958

Job Description

Contact: Shaan Raman
Email: recruit@hero.ie
Telephone: 086 7738651

Chemist
Our client, a medical device company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Chemist for their site.

Job Purpose
  • The purpose of the Chemist I role is to conduct analytical testing on commercial, stability and non-routine samples, in addition to participate in the test method development, validation and technical transfers as required. They are responsible for ensuring that all testing is carried out in accordance with cGMP.

Key Responsibilities
  • Primary Commitment to patient safety and product Quality.
  • 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 and ensure that your 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 qualification as required.
  • Review of all laboratory Quality Systems to ensure compliance to cGMP.
  • 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.
  • Perform and assist with additional duties as may be directed by the QC supervisor.
  • Proficient in the use various software application utilized in the laboratory. As required the development configuration and validation of software in accordance with Boston Scientific and Industry standards.
  • Create, review and approve change requests as required. Where required approve CR’s as laboratory trainer.
  • Creation of purchase requisitions for laboratory equipment and consumables.
  • Management of laboratory spend and approval of vendor invoices.
  • Management of laboratory inventory and supplies and ordering of same.
  • Manage laboratory training process and maintenance to training status.
  • Provide analytical support to process validations.
  • Participate on LBP/VIP and Continuous project teams as required.

Qualifications
  • HETAC Level 8 with minimum 3 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Good technical capabilities, communication skills, teamwork abilities and initiative.
  • Proven ability to work well as part of a team & on own with minimum supervision

For further information on this Chemist role in Galway please contact Shaan Raman 086 7738651/ recruit@hero.ie
Check out all our open jobs on our HERO Recruitment website – www.hero.ie
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