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  • UNIT 27,
  • Job reference number:15461961
  • Client ID:RI/CJ50020
  • Posted on:13-AUG-2019
  • Location:WATERFORD
  • Job type:PERMANENT

Excellent opportunities in an expanding multinational to work on projects across the Pharma and Biotechnology sector.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Perform routine analysis, as requested by the client
  • For the Finished Product team this testing includes dissolution testing, HPLC, GC, UV-Vis etc.
  • For the Raw Materials team this testing includes FTIR, UV-Vis, Viscosity, Karl Fisher etc.
  • For the Water Chemistry team this testing includes TOC, conductivity andwet chemistry testing
  • Prepare and approve results for tests in which they are deemed competent.
  • Aware of customers’ requirements and should strive to meet those requirements keeping in mind the cycle is not complete until the customer has obtained their report.
  • Deal with customer queries and telephone significant results to customers.
  • Keep up to date with any technological or method revisions in their area, ensuring their training is complete and adjusting their work as required.
  • Train other more junior members of staff in analytical techniques as required.
  • Perform QC samples in accordance with company procedures.
  • Revise SOPs as required by the laboratory.
  • Responsible for updating any relevant documentation when requested.
  • Keep the laboratory area clean and tidy in both ‘seen’ and ‘unseen’ areas.
  • Provide cover for other members of staff as required.
  • Ensure that all documentation is completed on time, accurately and legibly.
  • Keep their training records up to date and to initiate training where possible.
  • Adhere to all company standards in the area of safety, housekeeping and quality, notifying management of any discrepancies.
  • Ensure that customers’ requirements are fully met and in so doing be flexible to work in any area of the business as is required.
  • Identify any opportunities for improvement of quality and service and work with the team to implement continuous improvement.

Role Requirements:

  • Minimum BSc in Science, preferably chemistry
  • Minimum1 - 8 years’ experience ina GMP Environment, preferably in a QC role
  • Experience with finished product release testing, water chemistry testing or raw materials testing is required

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Rory Walsh on 021-4911063 or email

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