Quality Control Analyst

  • Basis:  Part-Time
  • Closing Date:  04 Feb, 2021
  • Job Ref:  KMP-57135

Job Description

Panaxia is part of a group of Israeli pharmaceutical companies specializing in the Medical Cannabis sector. We are seeking to recruit a Quality Control Analyst to join our QC Department.

The selected candidate will be responsible for:

  • Testing raw materials and finished dosage forms, chemical testing and microbial contamination.
  • Sampling in accordance to standard test procedures.
  • Performing final product stability analysis.
  • Reporting any non-conformities.
  • Carrying out complete documentation.
  • Adhering to the appropriate GLP and GMP and to local safety guidelines.
  • Ensure that lab cleanliness and safety standards are maintained.
  • Develop and qualify new testing methods.
  • Train other analysts to perform laboratory procedures.
  • Participate in internal assessments and audits as required.
  • Identify and troubleshoot equipment problems.
  • Environmental monitoring.
  • Lead and assist in any investigations that may arise and as guided by the QC Manager.
  • Writing up and updating laboratory-related procedures and guidelines, including associated training of personnel.
  • Identify and troubleshoot equipment problems.

Education and / or work experience required:  

  • A relevant education in the field of science.
  • Previous experience as QC analyst and QC microbiologist is considered an asset.
  • Good IT skills e.g. Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook).
  • Credible and confident communicator (written and verbal) at all levels.
  • Ability to achieve and maintain high standards with meticulous attention to detail.
  • First-class planning, organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to work accurately in a busy and demanding environment, adhering to strict deadlines / timescales.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving ability.
  • Team player with a totally flexible approach.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work proactively using own initiative.
  • Any additional tasks as required and instructed by the QC Manager.