Chemist I

Job description

The purpose of the Chemist I role is to conduct analytical testing on commercial, stability and non-routine samples, in addition to participate in the test method development, validation and technical transfers as required. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Primary Commitment to patient safety and product Quality
  • Understands and comply with all the regulations governing the quality systems
  • Delivery of key Quality and Performance Objectives. Maintenance of laboratory scorecards and trackers
  • Ensure compliance with mandatory training requirements and ensure that your training records are up to date and compliant to cGMP
  • Complete documentation associated with testing/ method development & Validation/ equipment qualification in a timely manner
  • Ensure all analytical testing is carried out as defined in the Quality System
  • Perform equipment calibration and qualification as required
  • Review of all laboratory Quality Systems to ensure compliance to cGMP
  • Perform and assist with additional duties as may be directed by the QC supervisor
  • Create, review and approve change requests as required. Where required approve CR’s as laboratory trainer
  • Creation of purchase requisitions for laboratory equipment and consumables.
  • Management of laboratory spend and approval of vendor invoices


  • NFQ Level 8 (240 credits) with minimum 3 years’ experience in a relevant area
  • Good technical capabilities, communication skills, teamwork abilities and initiative
  • Proven ability to work well as part of a team & on own with minimum supervision


To apply for this position please contact Chloe Walsh at Sigmar Recruitment T: +353 91 455305 E:  

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