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Quality Control Chemist

Windsor, NS, Canada Req #1551
Wednesday, June 12, 2024

BIOVECTRA Inc. is a leading bio-science business in Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia, focused on contract manufacturing and product development of active pharmaceutical ingredients, pharmaceutical intermediates, and bioreagents.

BIOVECTRA Inc. has openings for a Quality Control Chemist. This is a full-time permanent position located in Windsor, NS.


The candidate will be responsible for:


  • Performing analyses using instrumental techniques such as HPLC, GC, UV-VIS and NMR.
  • Performing analyses using bench chemical techniques such as TLC, titrimetry and gravimetry.
  • Maintaining accurate, real-time records of all laboratory activities.
  • Performing required calculations, by hand or with use of spreadsheets or validated computer systems.
  • Performing routine maintenance and/or calibration of analytical instruments and documenting these activities.
  • Completing paperwork for the release of materials, including status labels and certificates of analysis.
  • Ensuring appropriate tracking and logging of samples.
  • Identifying test results which are out of specification and alerting a manager or supervisor when this occurs.
  • Additional duties assigned, based on business needs and the department supervisor’s request.



The successful candidate for this position should have:


  • Diploma from a recognized Chemical Technology program.
  • Bachelor of Science degree with emphasis on Chemistry preferred
  • Technical proficiency with laboratory instrumentation such as GC, HPLC, UV-VIS preferred.
  • Knowledge of cGMP guidelines an asset.






BIOVECTRA offers a competitive salary and benefit package. Interested candidates are asked to apply by choosing the “Apply Now” button below.


Closing Date: June 28, 2024

Individual accommodations due to a disability are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, religion, ethnicity, gender, disability, citizenship status, marital status, actual or perceived sexual orientation. BIOVECTRA is committed to creating an inclusive environment and building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We value diversity and recognize that experience comes in many forms and skills are transferable. Please view this description as a general overview, but not a mandatory comprehensive list. If you feel passionate about our efforts and believe that you have the skills to contribute and lead in this role, apply!   We thank all interested parties; however, only those applicants considered for an interview will be contacted.

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  • Pay Type Hourly
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