Laboratory Analyst – GMP

  • South Auckland location
  • Some flexibility in work hours
  • Supportive leadership team

The Company:
Our client is a New Zealand owned business based in South Auckland. Founded 20 years ago, they are now a well-established business providing a range of agricultural products to their strong customer base.
 
The Opportunity:
Demand within the business as seen the need for their QC laboratory to increase their staff levels.  As such we are seeking a Laboratory Analyst on an initial fixed term 12-month contract to support their ongoing product testing.  Reporting to the QC Manager, this role could be filled by senior Analysts or someone with just a couple of years experience.  But you must have experience with HPLC, GC and other analytical instrumentation.
 
You, the candidate:
Ideally you will have a tertiary chemistry qualification, and/or have hands on experience in an analytical laboratory, preferably one where you have worked to GMP/GLP standards testing raw materials, intermediates and final products manufactured on site.  You’ll be able to work independently but as part of a larger team and be used to working with other departments. You’ll need to work to tight deadlines and handle schedule changes if production requires this.
 
We’d love to hear from you if you have:

  • Tertiary qualification in a science field, preferably Chemistry or Biochemistry
  • Practical experience working in an analytical laboratory testing to GMP levels
  • HPLC, LC-MS, GC or similar instrumentation experience
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Good report writing skills
  • Initiative and the ability to work unsupervised
  • Experience with working with US and European Pharmacopoeias

Salary/Benefits:
The company offers an industry competitive salary.  The laboratory runs from 6am – 8pm Monday to Friday and so there can be some flexibility in your hours to work in with family commitments etc.  PLEASE NOTE: This is an initial 12 month contract but could develop into something long term.
 
Why come to us?
 
We are one of the few recruitment consultancies in New Zealand where consultants have learned the trade before joining the recruitment industry and recruiting in their specialist sector.  Therefore, not only do we understand the needs of our clients in specific and general technical positions, but we also know how to get the best out of you, the candidate, to ensure that you are put forward for suitable roles in suitable locations with suitable salaries.
 
For a confidential enquiry or to apply for this position please click on the APPLY button below, alternatively contact Tony De Barr on 04 916 0541, email tony@trs.co.nz
Note: If this vacancy is not exactly what you are seeking, then please contact me in confidence to discuss your individual requirements.