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Science Pharmaceutical and Food

Senior Scientist Chemistry - Limerick - 102968

Contract Type: Contract
Location: Limerick
Date: 25/04/2019
Job Reference: 102968
Contact Name: Sean Meaney
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Job Description

Senior Scientist Chemistry - Limerick - 102968
Senior Scientist Chemistry

Our client is a pharmaceutical company based in Limerick looking for an Senior Scientist

Job Summary

Support in the management of lab activity to ensure testing support to production and project output

Job Responsibilities:
  • Support in the initiation, design and prioritization of analytical projects
  • Support in the preparation, review and approval of analytical protocols and reports
  • Selection and approval of chemical raw materials
  • Co-ordination, review and approval of laboratory investigations
  • Preparation and maintenance of test methods, specifications and SOP’s in compliance with pharmacopoeial and regulatory requirements
  • Selection of contract laboratories, co-ordination of testing requirements and review of reports received
  • Ensuring GMP/GLP compliance in all aspects of the laboratory functions
  • Working effectively to troubleshoot and solve problems
  • Support Lab Lead in implementing a creative approach to improveaccuracy, reliability and productivity within laboratory areas
  • Implementing appropriate safety procedures in the laboratory
  • Performing environmental and safety assessments for new chemicals
  • Ensuring compliance with chemical regulatory requirements, e.g. REACH Directive
  • Ensuring effective interaction and involvement with other departments and management
  • All employees are responsible for minimising both the Environmental and Health & Safety effects of the work that they perform
  • Responsible for compliance in accordance with regulations such as and from, but not limited to, FDA Quality
  • System Regulation, ISO 13485, EU MD Directive/Regulations, FDA Combo Product Regulation 21 CFR Parts 4 with 21 CFR 210/211 as applicable,
  • Japanese MHLW, Health Canada, Brazilian ANVISA, Australian TGA for the company's products including medical devices and combination products.
The Ideal Canadiate:
  • Third Level Degree
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in the medical device/pharmaceutical industry
  • Proven record in method development transfer and validation
  • A strong theoretical and practical knowledge of HPLC’s and EMPOWER
  • Very good interpersonal, communication and presentation skills, along with an ability to deliver on
targets and deadlines
  • Experience in people management
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office and Chromatography systems software

For further information on this in Cork please contact Seán Meaney on 086 046 8858 /

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