SUMMER 2023 EMPLOYMENT: Process Development Student, Complex Chemistry

  • Location: Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
  • Deadline: January 31, 2023 at 4:00 pm

Process Development Student, Complex Chemistry

Req #1094
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 an opening for a Process Development Student, Complex Chemistry. This is a 4 month work term (May – August) located in Charlottetown , PEI

The candidate will be responsible for:

  • Executing lab productions with minimal supervision.
  • Operating manual, electronic, or computerized laboratory process equipment and cleaning equipment and work areas.
  • Maintaining the laboratory, ordering raw materials and laboratory supplies.
  • Calibrating and maintaining laboratory equipment.
  • Assisting scientists in development and optimization of chemical processes for pharmaceutical products.
  • Assisting scientists in executing small or large lab scale experiments and purification of small molecules and polymers using a variety of techniques.
  • Performing in-process tests: reaction sampling and submission, TLC analysis, NMR analysis.
  • Assisting scientists during process transfer from laboratory scale to production scale.
  • Assisting in writing Batch Production Records, cGMP protocols, work instructions and experimental work progress reports.
  • Providing equipment training to new employees and, or summer students if needed.
  • Complying with approved safety practices for the laboratory facility.
  • Adhering to BIOVECTRA’s Health and Safety Policy as outlined in CP0010 Occupational Health and Safety Policy, Statements of Principle, and Responsibilities.
  • Additional duties assigned, based on business needs and the department supervisor’s request

The successful candidate for this position should have

  • Currently enrolled in a post-secondary program in Science.

Entry: $18.00 per hour

Interested candidates are asked to apply by choosing the “Apply Now” button.

Closing: January 31, 2023

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.