Chemist

Website TPM04775

Summary:
Our client, a bio pharmaceutical company located in Waterford, is currently looking for a Chemist. The ideal candidate will be responsible for performing chemical testing following approved methodology to assure that the safety, quality, purity and stability of the products and in-process stages are in compliance with approved specifications.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide chemical testing and support to the QC Chemistry and Manufacturing departments.
  • Documentation review.
  • Daily, weekly and monthly calibrations of equipment.
  • Provide technical guidance and expertise to QC Chemistry Team and external departments. In particular, close contact maintained with the Microbiology, Validation, Manufacturing, Planning and Quality Assurance.
  • Execution of QCC testing (water sampling, water testing, TOC, conductivity, appearance, nitrates, swabs etc).
  • Compliance with cGMP and Standard Operating Procedures at all times.
  • Actively contribute to continuous improvement initiatives in the lab.
  • QC Chemistry representation at cross functional meetings.
  • Providing audit support as required.
  • Supporting projects as required.
  • Conduct duties in a safe manner and report all safety issues or concerns.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Degree in Science or related area (e.g. Pharmacy, Chemistry or Biochemistry).
  • 1-2 years working within Quality departments in a GMP facility required, ideally part of which would be in the pharmaceutical / biotechnology industry would be advantageous to have.
  • Knowledge of quality management systems.

To apply for this job email your details to lara.miranda-pinto@tandempm.ie.