About Apotex Inc.
Apotex Inc. is a proudly Canadian, global pharmaceutical company that produces high-quality, affordable medicines for patients around the world. Apotex employs almost 8,000 people worldwide in manufacturing, R&D, and commercial operations. Apotex Inc. exports to more than 100 countries and territories and operates in more than 45 countries, with a significant presence in Canada, the US, Mexico, and India. Through vertical integration, Apotex is comprised of multiple divisions and affiliates including Apotex Inc., focused on generics; Apobiologix, a division of Apotex Inc. focused on biosimilar development; Aveva, an affiliate of Apotex Inc. fully integrated global developer and manufacturer of complete transdermal solutions; Apotex Consumer Products, a division of Apotex Inc. focused on brand name products; and Global Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (GAPI), a division of Apotex Inc. focused on the manufacturing of active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) for Apotex and third parties. For more information visit: www.apotex.com.
The Co-Op student will be responsible for generating accurate results using various chemical and instrumental techniques in accordance with established compendia and in-house testing methods under supervision. Provides support to the department by performing activities which will assist chemists in their work. Responsible for keeping an accurate inventory of all resources in the Quality Control storage areas.
Under supervision, performs analysis of all laboratory samples including raw material, in-process, finished products (including demonstration and launch) and stability samples using analytical instruments and established analytical procedures and techniques.
Documents and compiles all observations and data obtained from testing as per established SOPs and good documentation practices.
Performs calibration of laboratory equipment as required by the department's established calibration program and GMP requirements.
Work as an effective team member to meet departmental goals
Performs all work in support of our Corporate Values of Pride, Accountability, Integrity and Diligence.
Performs all work in accordance with all established regulatory and compliance and safety requirements.
Monitor and maintain QC inventories as needed.
All other duties as assigned.
Post-Secondary education in a recognized education institution in Chemistry or a related field.
Good oral and written English communication skills.
Knowledge of GMP/GLP
Ability to work independently or as part of a team
Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills
At Apotex, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible work environment, where all employees feel valued, respected and supported.
Apotex offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities as part of its recruitment process. If you are contacted to arrange for an interview or testing, please advise us if you require an accommodation.