R&D Operator III

LocationOttawa
Job Category
SP-ID28327
Position TypeFull Time
Application Deadline April 23, 2021
Experience Required1 year
Job Duration1 year
Education RequiredN/A

MaxSys is currently hiring a full-time R&D Operator III for a 1 year contract at our Ottawa, ON client’s medical manufacturing facility.
 
The shift is a Monday – Friday and pay rate will be determined by qualifications and experience.
 
General Accountability
 
Monitor supplies required for R&D Light labs operation 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.
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.
 
Key Competencies
• 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 as they relate to the human resources of the organization.
• 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, policy shifts and disappointment.
• 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.

Desired Laboratory skills

• Wet Lab Skills mandatory
• Experience working within a laboratory 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 – required
• Adheres and advocates to highest safety standards – required
• Ability to train peers on new procedures or processes – required
• Ability to acquire and demonstrate knowledge of safety and health procedures as they relate to the human resources of the organization – required
• Ability to effectively adapt to tight deadlines, heavy workloads, and sudden or frequent changes in priority in order to accomplish objectives – required
• Experience working with analytical equipment (>1 year) – an asset
• Experience working within a regulated laboratory environment – an asset
• Experience writing/preparing operational procedures, forms and templates – 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) – required
• Experience with inventory management – an asset

 
 
Education preference:
Diploma in Biotech or Bachelors in Chemistry/Biochemistry
 
This is an entry level position – looking for employees to remain in this positions for 1+ Years