Job Description Summary
Put your laboratory experience, curious mind, and attention to detail to work and join Canada's largest biotechnology company-STEMCELL Technologies-as a Quality Control Analyst. You'll work within a team and be responsible for testing products and raw materials to verify that they meet our strict standards for quality. In this way, you'll contribute to supporting scientists around the world who depend on our high-quality products to perform cancer, immunology, stem cell, regenerative medicine, and other types of research. This is an excellent position to build your science-based career while learning about quality assurance and the regulatory process in the biotech industry.Job Description Duties and Responsibilities
Knowledge and Qualifications
- Conduct rigorous quality control testing of our media and cell separation products
- Perform data analysis, generate reports, and communicate findings across departments
- Apply critical thinking skills to investigate deviations and identify improvements
- Collaborate with your team to support and comply with STEMCELL's Quality Management System
- Operate specialized laboratory equipment and perform general laboratory and equipment maintenance
- BSc or MSc in Chemistry, Biochemistry with emphasis on analytical chemistry and 0-2 years of related industrial experience
- Excellent laboratory skills and experience in performing testing according to QC procedures following strict GMP and ISO regulations
- Excellent laboratory skills including aseptic technique
This role requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as per STEMCELL's vaccination policy, the current recommendations by local health authorities and as required by public health orders in place from time to time, including any COVID-19 boosters as recommended by local health authorities and as required by public health orders in place from time to time.
STEMCELL Technologies Inc. is a privately-owned biotechnology company based in Vancouver that helps power leading-edge life science research around the world. Scientists performing stem cell, immunology, cancer, regenerative medicine and cellular therapy research are among those who rely on our cell culture media, cell separation products, instruments, ancillary reagents and contract assay services. We create novel, useful, standardized products of unfailing quality and deliver them to more than 70 countries via our many regional offices plus distribution centres in Vancouver, Seattle, Grenoble and Singapore. Driven by our love of science and our passion for quality, we see ourselves simply as "Scientists Helping Scientists" - standing by our customers to provide outstanding products, technical support and training. We have over 1000 science-oriented employees globally, including 250 PhDs/MScs, with most others holding a BSc or engineering degree. STEMCELL is proud to be the largest Biotechnology employer in Canada.
This is an opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in a science-oriented, creative, and dynamic environment. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits, and meaningful career development opportunities.
STEMCELL is well recognized for exceptional leadership and business practices. We are one of Canada's Best Managed Companies and operate an ISO 14001-certified environmental management system to measure and reduce our environmental impact.
As an equal opportunity employer, STEMCELL is dedicated to ensuring that every employee feels safe, valued, and respected for who they are. We know that scientific progress and innovation occur when diverse, creative minds come together and we are committed to nurturing a culture of inclusivity and belonging. STEMCELL enforces a zero-tolerance policy for any form of discrimination. Selection decisions are solely based on job-related factors.
NOTE: STEMCELL's vaccination policy requires that all candidates for this role be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (including with boosters) against COVID-19, as currently recommended or required by local health authorities and public health orders.
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