QC Chemist

AMS Contingent
10 Oct 2017
18 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Alexander Mann Solutions is a global leader in recruitment and talent acquisition, serving some of the world's leading brands, in more than 80 countries and 30 languages. With over 3,000 people around the world, we're uniquely positioned to help you connect with your next role. We are currently working with our client, a Multinational Pharmaceutical company who has a new opportunity for a QC Chemist to join their team in Waterford on a 6 month initial contract. Project: To provide analytical services as required while performing a key role in the maintenance of a safe, efficient and functional chemistry Laboratories, developed to the required standards, in accordance with cGLP Job Requirements - Provide analytical chemistry services and support to Site. - Effective interaction with other departments on matters related to raw materials, intermediates and finished batch releases. In particular, close contact maintained with Quality Assurance Production, Engineering and Planners. - Maintain, update and issue chemical methods, specifications and SOP's in compliance to pharmacopoeial and regulatory requirements. - Assist with training of the analysts in areas of expertise and knowledge and in new methods, SOP's and updates. - Trend such results, record on COA's where required and complete OOS's investigations on a timely basis. - Update the QC Team Leader on potential problems and highlight improvements where possible by use of the normal communication means. - Ensure all quality documentation and records are complete and current Compliance Related Tasks - Ensure QC laboratories meet current Good Laboratory Practice (cGLP) requirements. - Ensure relevant procedures are correctly defined and followed - Ensure that critical chemical testing and related equipment meets current validation requirements (IQ, OQ, PQ) where required. - Audit and review chemistry test results on a daily basis and ensure compliance with cGLP. - Checking/auditing laboratory notebooks and analytical reports - Ensure compliance to cGMP at all times Experience Graduate- previous experience not essential but beneficial. 2-3 years experience working in a manufacturing environment preferred - ideally part of which would be in the pharmaceutical sector. Skills & Knowledge Operational experience of quality laboratories in a fast moving manufacturing environment. Detailed knowledge of quality management systems, pharmaceutical manufacturing operations, requirements for cGLP, pharmacopoeial methods and stability. Understand relevant quality/compliance regulations. Can manage projects to plan/budget. Understands KPI's for the site The project is currently underway and this is an urgent requirement, so please don't hesitate to submit your CV if you are keen to be considered, and we will be in touch soon to discuss your experience. Alexander Mann Solutions, a Recruitment Process Outsourcing company, may in the delivery of some of its services be deemed to operate as an Employment Agency or an Employment Business.
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