Specialist, Analytical Development in Princeville, Quebec, CA at Vetoquinol Canada  

Date Posted: 11/19/2019

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Job Description

Do you want to join the ranks of a company that has the well-being of its employees at heart and who continually invests in realizing the potential of its team? Vetoquinol is the employer of choice who believes that it is possible to accomplish more together. This pharmaceutical company, dedicated to the manufacture, distribution and marketing of animal health products is looking for a Specialist, Analytical Development for the industrial site based in Princeville. Your main mission will be to plan and carry out the development, validation and transfer of analytical methods in regulatory compliance studies, during investigation and according to the projects entrusted. Plan and perform analyzes for DVI-driven projects and investigations on commercial products during technical transfer, industrialization and investigation. Conduct monitoring and analysis of R & D and regulatory stabilities, according to the projects. Monitor the laboratory's activities in the field entrusted, from the planning of the work to the control of the raw data, respecting the deadlines, the procedures, the Good Practices and the pharmaceutical regulation in force.

Main activities :

Development and Validation of Method (Analytical)     

  • Ensures the analytical development for the projects entrusted to him according to the specifications and deadlines.     
  • Plans and conducts analytical method development tests for raw materials, intermediate products and finished products, in accordance with the procedures and pharmaceutical regulations in force.     
  • Plans and carries out the validation of the analytical methods according to the studied study protocols, in the respect of the procedures, the fixed deadlines and the pharmaceutical regulation in force.     
  • Coordinates and carries out the transfer of the methods in the identified laboratories until the application to the quality control laboratory, all within the deadlines and the regulations in force

    Monitoring of stability studies and analyzes (development, technology transfer, industrialization, investigations)     

  • Plans and writes stability study protocols and reports as required, as required by the project, in accordance with procedures, good practices and deadlines.     
  • Tracks stability studies and analysis of products under development, technology transfer, industrialization and investigation in collaboration with the DVI and the project team. Ensures the communication of the results to the project team.     
  • Verifies the consistency and consistency of the raw data generated during the analyzes. Complete the laboratory notebook according to the analyzes and tests performed. Assemble and classify the raw data as well as any other project documentation within an acceptable deadline following the end of the study. Implements any action necessary to improve or correct them as part of the Good Practices, as applicable.     
  • Manages inventories and the needs of samples, laboratory standards, reagents and solvents according to the studies within the set deadlines, in accordance with the procedures and pharmaceutical regulations in force

Equipment and Procedures

  • Participates in the qualification of equipment designated by its hierarchy in collaboration with the quality control laboratory and ensures compliance with the schedule, in accordance with the procedures and regulations in force. - Proposes and writes the procedures related to analytical equipment and the proper functioning of the analytical service in collaboration with the quality control laboratory and quality assurance.


  • Ensures his own safety and that of his colleagues by applying the general and specific rules of safety, wearing the required PPE and alerting his superiors of any risk situation. - Proposes necessary improvements for the analytical service or for its workstation.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Chemistry with relevant laboratory experience or Master's degree in Analytical Chemistry     
  • Experience of 3 to 5 years in a similar function developing analytical method or laboratory quality control     
  • Mastery of standard and dedicated IT tools (analytical equipment software, Microsoft office, agilent open lab, spectrum)     
  • Experience in writing study reports, protocols and data sheets     
  • Ability to comply with procedures and apply good practice and guidelines in effect     
  • Proficiency in the use of HPLC, GC and other laboratory equipment     
  • Apply study plans / protocols     
  • Qualify entrusted devices     
  • Pass on your know-how     
  • Knowledge of referential qualities (GMP, GLP, VICH)     Find and transmit information     
  • Bilingualism (spoken and written)

Know-how :    

  • Technical rigor     
  • Team spirit     
  • Open mind     
  • Analytical mind     
  • Critical mind     
  • Sense of organization and planning     
  • Proposal force     
  • Good communication skills