CareerWise Recruitment
County Waterford, Co. Waterford
Location type
At the office
Employment type
Full time
Job type
Fixed term
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A QC Chemist is required by CareerWise Recruitment for our Waterford based pharmaceutical client.  This is a 12-24 month contracting position. If you have analytical chemistry experience this is the position for you !!!


  • 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
  • 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


  • Degree in Science ( Chemistry or Biochemistry preferred). Postgraduate studies as appropriate to augment primary degree.
  •  2-3 years experience working in a manufacturing environment preferred

Please call Louise Mulligan today for further information on 0949003979 or email:

CareerWise Recruitment (In Search of Excellence)

Established in 1999, CareerWise Recruitment specialises in recruitment of management and technical professionals for the life sciences, ICT, engineering, food and agri sectors. 

We operate out of multiple locations in Ireland and have offices in Cork, Shannon, Galway, Mayo and Dublin.

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Important Dates
Posted on
01 July, 2024
Application deadline
31 July, 2024
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