QC Technician - County Wicklow. This role is being offered as a 12-months fixed-term contract. KEY PURPOSE OF THE POSITION: The QC Technician is responsible for the testing of all raw materials intermediates and products from the plant. Other responsibilities include sampling of products, in-process control testing, calibration of analytical instruments, green labelling of raw material intermediates and products, validation of analytical techniques, stability study and reference standard testing, analytical documentation control, drafting of analytical monographs, environmental test samples, management of the Chemical stores area. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS (key accountabilities): • Requirement to work shift is an essential pre-requisite of this job function. • Having all raw materials and intermediates tested in a timely manner to keep plant running. • Testing products in time for shipping to the customer. • Completing all IPC tests in time and setting shift priorities based on plant requirements. • Responding quickly and positively to plant requirements. • Maintaining Stability study program. • Participating positively in team activities. • Maintaining complete and accurate records. • Effective and efficient use of laboratory equipment. QUALIFICATIONS and EXPERIENCE SOUGHT: Essential: Third Level Qualification –Science / Chemistry discipline or equivalent. Desirable: Experience in a wide range of analytical techniques, particularly HPLC and GC. Previous experience in a quality control role in an FDA/IMB regulated environment required. • Some experience in a Quality Control role in the Pharma Industry with experience in HPLC/GC. • Excellent oral and written communication skills. • Attention to detail and good organisational skills. • Mature judgement, problem solving and decision-making ability. • Ability to operate in a team based environment. • Skilled in the use of computers. • Experience in a wide range of analytical techniques. • Understanding of cGMP environment and regulations. • Fluent in English – written and oral. • Good attention to detail. This job originally appeared on RecruitIreland.com.
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