R&D Operator II, Pharmaceutical Sector for our client in the west end.

LocationOttawa
Job CategoryManufacturing Assembly
SP-ID23616
Position TypeContract
Application Deadline July 31, 2020
Experience Required1 year
Job DurationTemporary
Education RequiredCollege Diploma

MaxSys is currently looking for a R&D Operator II, Pharmaceutical Sector for our client in the west end.
 
Qualifications:
 
We are currently hiring a full-time R&D Operator II for a 1 year contract at our Ottawa, ON client’s medical cartridge manufacturing facility. The shift is a 4×4 (4 days on, 4 days off).
As a member of the Lab Services Team, you will be part of a group working to execute cartridge builds and maintain laboratory equipment. You will work within an established quality system to execute task requests on time, in full, and in a cost-effective manner in order to support R&D project deliverables.
General Accountability
?  Assist with various aspects of manual cartridge assembly involving various cartridge builds, ranging from simple to more complex configurations.
? Work under regular supervision, assisting with the completion of routine and non-routine tasks in accordance with the direction provided, applicable SOPs, and established work routine.
? Solves problems using preestablished concepts, practices and procedures.
? Monitor supplies required for R&D lab operations and update inventory to assure an uninterrupted supply for experimental work.
? Assist with EHS lab-related initiatives such as chemical inventory control and participation in inspections or any other tasks required.
? Assist with performing experiments, involving activities including cartridge testing, as required, to support R&D project and other deliverables.
? Communicate as well as interface with and serve the needs of various stakeholders related to laboratory management. This requires a good deal of flexibility and the capacity to manage a fluctuating workload.
? Understands and complies with EHS and Quality related policies, procedures and guidelines.
? Be flexible to assist with any other miscellaneous tasks or duties as required. 
Key Competencies
• Ability to plan, organize and prioritize own daily work independently and with minimal supervision
• Handling a large amount of work efficiently and effectively.
• Ensuring that work accomplished is accurate in all relevant aspects.
• Acquiring and demonstrating knowledge of safety and health procedures.
• Effectively adapting to tight deadlines, heavy workloads, and sudden or frequent changes in priority in order to accomplish objectives.
• Staying motivated even when faced with inevitable delays, setbacks and priority shifts..
• Emphasizing technical resources, applying them effectively, and keeping abreast of the latest developments in new technologies to assess their possible application (and/or ensure their successful implementation) within the work place.
• Physical effort requiring manual dexterity and ability to sit or stand for long periods of time.
• Ability to clearly and concisely convey information, orally and written.
Desired Laboratory skills
• Ability to work effectively, respectfully and with tact and diplomacy within a small group- required.
• Experience working within a laboratory, manufacturing or clean room setting (>1 year) – required
• Ability to learn quickly, adapt to change and work independently with minimal supervision – required
• Ability to handle a large amount of work efficiently and effectively – required
• Ability to work accurately and precisely and have excellent manual dexterity – required
• Adheres and advocates to highest safety standards – required
• Ability to train peers on new procedures or processes – required
• Experience working with analytical and/or assembly equipment (>1 year) – an asset
• Experience working within a regulated laboratory environment – an asset
• Experience writing/preparing operational procedures, forms and templates – an asset
• Demonstrate initiative and problem-solving skills – an asset
• Obtained and applied previous safety training – an asset
Desired Information Technology skills
• Proficient with Office Suite applications (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Word, etc.) – required
• Experience working with MS Excel (intermediate or better) to record data, maintain inventories and metrics and log sheets – required
• Experience with inventory management – an asset
Language: English
 
If you meet all the above requirements, please send your resume today to Katherine Spallin at: 
 
k.spallin@maxsys.ca 
 
*Please note, only qualified candidates will be contacted and the position could be filled prior to closing date. Thank you*