Quality Control Scientist II

Phyton Biotech

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Department:                      Quality Control

Reports to:                         Manager or Supervisor, Quality Control

Status:                                 Regular, Full-time, Contract

Location:                             Building 1527, Delta, BC


Perform Quality Control analysis of raw materials, intermediates and APIs.  Support and promote continuous improvement of Phyton Biotech’s QC and QA systems. 

Primary Responsibilities (others may be assigned, as required):

  • Performs raw material sampling
  • Performs routine QC testing, including HPLC and GC Analysis for raw materials, intermediates, stability testing and product release
  • Supports continuous improvement of the Quality Control GMP systems and Phyton Biotech’s Quality Systems
  • Performs analytical method development and validation. Performs method troubleshooting as required
  • Generates SOPs, test methods, deviations, investigations, change controls and certificate of analysis
  • Must have hands on experience with HPLC’s and/or GC’s
  • Performs review of analytical data
  • Perform or assist in support of Development Services analytical testing
  • Performs laboratory housekeeping
  • Assists with internal and customer audits
  • Must be able to train and mentor junior department members

Approval Authorizations

  • Authorized to approve Certificates of Analysis of Raw Materials and Intermediates
  • Authorized to approve QC Instrument Qualifications

Required Experience, Skills, & Abilities:

  • 2 – 5 years of Quality Control experience with HPLC/GC required
  • BS in Chemistry or Life Sciences related discipline required
  • Must have hands on experience working with chemicals and solvents
  • Must be able to perform physical tasks, such as heavy lifting
  • Must be proficient in using Microsoft Office
  • Must be proficient with technical writing
  • Must be able to work effectively with testing instruments
  • Detail-oriented with an eye for quality and accuracy
  • Collaborative, but comfortable working autonomously with strong interpersonal skills
  • Effectively participate in cross-functional teams to achieve common objective
  • Solid oral and written communication skills

Competencies Required to Thrive at Phyton Biotech

  • Job/Technical Knowledge • Organization/Planning/Priority Management
  • Communication & Influence on Others • Self Awareness/Feedback
  • Teamwork/Relationships/Customer Focus • Initiative & Drive • Strategic View
  • Embodying Phyton Core Values

To Apply:  Please contact Claire Moore at Claire.Moore@phytonbiotech.com