Quality , Science, Pharmaceutical & Food

QC Analyst HPLC

  • Full Time
  • Remote
  • Limerick
  • 41829990

Reporting to the QC Chemistry Supervisor, the person will be responsible for the following;

  • Performing a wide variety of analytical chemistry testing to support utilities, raw material, in process and bulk drug substance release.
  • Undertaking HPLC & UPLC analysis on in process and bulk drug substance samples
  • Ensures that all work carried out is in compliance with the required regulatory standards, conforms to company policies and standard operating procedures (SOPs).
  • Completes own test records on time and peer reviews data from other analysts for accuracy and completeness.
  • Maintains laboratory reagents and supplies.
  • Calibration of laboratory instruments.
  • Participates in the method transfer activities from other test facilities.
  • Provides support and advice to manufacturing on QC related topics.
  • Conducts laboratory investigations and generates reports in response to invalid assays, Deviations, OOS/OOT.
  • Initiates and completes CAPAs and Change Controls in accordance with site procedure.
  • Writes new and updates current SOPs as needed.
  • Provides training to other analysts in the QC group.
  • Presents analytical data reports clearly and concisely to management.
  • Proactively identifies and implements lab process improvements, lean initiatives.
  • Performs other duties relevant to the QC laboratory position as required.


  • A third level qualification in a scientific/technical discipline.
  • At least 2+ year hands-on work experience in a regulated QC laboratory-testing environment within the biopharmaceutical/pharmaceutical industry.
  • Experience in HPLC & UPLC analysis
  • Excellent Communication skills, both verbal & written.
  • Experience with electronic systems such as LIMS, Empower, SoftMax, Qumas, eDoc, Trackwise etc., is an advantage.
  • Adaptable and flexible, willing to travel when needed.
  • Collaboration and team work. Maintains the highest standards of ethical behaviour.
  • Results and performance driven.
  • Strong analytical ability and associated problem solving.
  • Good time management and attention to detail.
  • Knowledge and proficient in the use of Microsoft products including, Excel, Word and Powerpoint.

Preferred Laboratory Experience in one or more of the following areas

  • Analytical
  • HPLC
  • UPLC
  • UV-Vis spectrophotometry
  • Familiar with USP, JP and EP methodology

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