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QC Associate (Senior)

  • Job reference: 923291
  • Location: Dublin South, Dublin
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Life Sciences
  • Date posted: 10/01/2019

Orion group are recruiting a QC Associate (Senior) on behalf of our Multinational Biotechnology Client based in Ireland- 12-month contract

Job Summary

Under minimal supervision, responsible for one or more of the following activities in QC including Reagent management / HPLC mobile phase preparation, GMP document review and management, sample and data management and some analytical testing.
* Contributes to the team by ensuring the quality of the tasks/services provided by self
* Contributes to the completion of milestones associated with specific projects or activities within a team
This role will support manufacturing operations, as such some extended hours and weekend work flexibility may be necessary as required.


* Bachelor's degree in a science discipline.
* 1-2 years of biopharmaceutical QC experience or related quality control or GMP laboratory experience in the pharmaceutical or medical device industry.
* Experience with regulatory compliance in cGMP manufacturing and testing of pharmaceutical products.


  • Understanding and application of principles, concepts, theories, and standards of GMP QC analytical laboratories. Deepens technical knowledge through exposure and continuous learning
    * Knowledge of related regulatory/industry considerations, compliance issues and/or scientific discovery
    * Some/limited experience in a wide variety of analytical techniques including but not limited to Capillary Electrophoresis, Gels or HPLC.


  • Take initiative to identify and drive improvements
    * Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    . Strong Technical writing skills for GMP documentation (e.g. investigations, procedures, change controls)
    . Presentation skills
    . Escalate issues professionally and on a timely basis
    * Decision-Making skills
    * Teamwork and Coaching others
    * Negotiation and Influence skills
    * Project Management and organizational skills, including the ability to follow assignments through to completion

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As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.

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