New Beta Innovation Limited
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We believe a dedicated, talented, quality-focused work force is a vital asset to the company and fundamental to our success. We are constantly seeking qualified members who are passionate about doing great work to join our team.

We encourage all interested parties to apply for any of the vacancies listed below. We offer a competitive remuneration package, wide-range of training opportunities and career development prospects. If you are eager to create an exciting and rewarding career, please send us your full resume for consideration.

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21 June, 2021
Co-op Student, Human Resources (8 Months)
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ABOUT THE COMPANY

New Beta Innovation Canada Limited (NBI-CA) is a preclinical stage life sciences organization in Burnaby, BC. Leveraging on our expertise in research and development, we are transforming drug discovery into clinical applications for unmet medical needs. We have ongoing collaborations with top universities worldwide on various research projects, with distinguished achievements in the areas of oncology, neurology, ischemic and hypoxic conditions.

Our state-of-the-art GMP manufacturing facilities and laboratories in Greater Vancouver are home to a growing team of professionals who are inspired to develop advanced life-saving hemoglobin-based therapeutics for the well-being of people.

POSITION OVERVIEW

This is an entry-level position for a post-secondary student to gain experience within a business setting as an HR support while reporting to the HR Business Partner/Senior Manager.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Support with recruitment activities such as: scheduling and participating in interviews, conducting reference and background checks and preparing offer letters and employment agreements
  • Schedule new hire orientations and meetings for all departments, book meeting rooms and conduct HR orientations
  • Set up personnel files, conduct a facility tour for new hires and take ID badge photos on their first day
  • Assist in organizing social events planned by the Social Committee
  • Assist with creating content for the Company Newsletter
  • Assist with reviewing job descriptions for formatting, spelling, etc. as required
  • Provide support creating and researching materials
  • Support the HR team with various projects and internal events
  • Perform other tasks as assigned

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Currently pursuing a Diploma or Degree in Human Resources or relevant field
  • Knowledge of MS Office and Google Suite
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-motivated individual with willingness to learn
  • Able to follow instructions, be flexible and collaborate in a team environment
WHY JOIN NBI?
The best reason is because of our wonderful people and great work environment. If you are looking for a career with meaning and purpose, it’s hard to beat working in life sciences. We provide comprehensive training and career development opportunities which support our employees’ growth with the company.

If you are interested in joining our team, we encourage you to APPLY today!

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply through our online application system, found at:

Our Careers Centre

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21 June, 2021
Co-op Student, Quality Control (8 Months)
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ABOUT THE COMPANY

New Beta Innovation Canada Limited (NBI-CA) is a preclinical stage life sciences organization in Burnaby, BC. Leveraging on our expertise in research and development, we are transforming drug discovery into clinical applications for unmet medical needs. We have ongoing collaborations with top universities worldwide on various research projects, with distinguished achievements in the areas of oncology, neurology, ischemic and hypoxic conditions.

Our state-of-the-art GMP manufacturing facilities and laboratories in Greater Vancouver are home to a growing team of professionals who are inspired to develop advanced life-saving hemoglobin-based therapeutics for the well-being of people.

POSITION OVERVIEW

Reporting to the Assistant Manager, Quality Control (Chemistry), the incumbent will perform a variety of laboratory support and analytical testing functions to ensure uninterrupted operations and timely completion of activities within the Quality Control department.

The incumbent will need to be flexible with their work hours and schedule, and may be required to perform shiftwork to fulfil manufacturing requirements. Pre-employment medical and medical re-examination may be required annually to fulfil regulatory requirements.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform sampling and routine testing following Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) as required
  • Monitor inventory and order as necessary to maintain laboratory supplies
  • Comply with Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and maintain strict and accurate quality control documentation of all test procedures and results
  • Ensure that lab cleanliness and safety standards are maintained
  • Assist the Microbiology team with various tasks as required
  • Perform other duties as required

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Currently pursuing an undergraduate degree in Chemistry or related discipline
  • Resourceful and can adapt quickly to changing circumstance and new challenges
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-starter, creative, flexible and collaborative mind set
  • Strong organization skills, precision and dedication to delivering high quality work
  • Strong working knowledge of MS Excel and Word

WHY JOIN NBI?

The best reason is because of our wonderful people and great work environment. If you are looking for a career with meaning and purpose, it’s hard to beat working in life sciences. We provide comprehensive training and career development opportunities which support our employees’ growth with the company.

If you are interested in joining our team, we encourage you to APPLY today!

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply through our online application system, found at:

Our Careers Centre

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18 June, 2021
Shift Engineer, Engineering and Maintenance
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ABOUT THE COMPANY

New Beta Innovation Canada Limited (NBI-CA) is a preclinical stage life sciences organization in Burnaby, BC. Leveraging on our expertise in research and development, we are transforming drug discovery into clinical applications for unmet medical needs. We have ongoing collaborations with top universities worldwide on various research projects, with distinguished achievements in the areas of oncology, neurology, ischemic and hypoxic conditions.

Our state-of-the-art GMP manufacturing facilities and laboratories in Greater Vancouver are home to a growing team of professionals who are inspired to develop advanced life-saving hemoglobin-based therapeutics for the well-being of people.

POSITION OVERVIEW

Reporting to the Manager, E&M, the incumbent will work within a technical team to complete ongoing equipment and facilities activities. Equipment and systems will be located in a clean-room facility (controlled environment) purpose built for production of a sterile pharmaceutical product. To be successful in this role the incumbent will need to work well in a regulated environment and collaborate closely with others to ensure the success of the team and smooth, continuous operation of the facility.

Key Responsibilities

  • Carry out scheduled calibration tasks on utilities, production and quality control equipment
  • Schedule and oversee external maintenance and calibration activities for equipment
  • Perform equipment maintenance or repair work, trouble-shooting and engineering analysis
  • Work with procurement to order equipment and spare parts as required according to stock requirements
  • Develop and review facility/equipment related documents such as SOPs, maintenance records, change requests, deviations, and investigation reports
  • Ensure strict implementation of company policies, SOPs and GMP regulations
  • Maintaining overall process control parameters for various environmental monitoring systems
  • Perform other duties as required


Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Must have at a minimum 5th Class Power Engineering certificate which is active for use in BC or completed both Boiler Safety and Refrigeration Safety awareness certificates
  • 4th Class Power Engineering certificate or working towards it is considered an asset
  • Previous experience working in a pharmaceutical or cGMP manufacturing is considered asset
  • Demonstrated understanding of safe work practices and safety systems
  • Solid technical understanding of steam and power production, compressed air systems and water for injection systems
  • Strong mechanical skills and comfortable using hand tools
  • Comfortable working in confined spaces and at heights
  • Lockout/tag out experience is an asset
  • Possession of a valid level 1 First Aid Certificate is an asset
  • Experience with technical writing and good documentation practices (GDP)
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively in a team
  • Ability to effectively communicate and interact with all levels in the organization
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and manage competing tasks
  • Resourceful and able to problem solve
  • Attention to detail and good time management

WHY JOIN NBI-CA?
The best reason is because of our wonderful people and great work environment. If you are looking for a career with meaning and purpose, it’s hard to beat working in life sciences. We provide an attractive compensation and benefits package which recognizes people for their contributions, and comprehensive training and career development opportunities which support our employees’ growth with the company. If you are interested in joining our team, we encourage you to APPLY today!

Please apply through our online application system, found at:

Our Careers Centre

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15 June, 2021
Technician, Engineering and Maintenance
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ABOUT THE COMPANY

New Beta Innovation Canada Limited (NBI-CA) is a preclinical stage life sciences organization in Burnaby, BC. Leveraging on our expertise in research and development, we are transforming drug discovery into clinical applications for unmet medical needs. We have ongoing collaborations with top universities worldwide on various research projects, with distinguished achievements in the areas of oncology, neurology, ischemic and hypoxic conditions.

Our state-of-the-art GMP manufacturing facilities and laboratories in Greater Vancouver are home to a growing team of professionals who are inspired to develop advanced life-saving hemoglobin-based therapeutics for the well-being of people.

POSITION OVERVIEW

Reporting to the Manager, E&M, the incumbent will work within a technical team to complete ongoing equipment and facilities activities. Equipment and systems will be located in a clean-room facility (controlled environment) purpose built for production of a sterile pharmaceutical product. To be successful in this role the incumbent will need to work well in a regulated environment and collaborate closely with others to ensure the success of the team and smooth, continuous operation of the facility.

Key Responsibilities

  • Carry out scheduled calibration tasks on utilities, production and quality control equipment
  • Schedule and oversee external maintenance and calibration activities for equipment
  • Perform equipment maintenance, repair work, trouble-shooting and engineering analysis
  • Work with procurement to order equipment and spare parts according to stock requirements
  • Develop and review facility/equipment related documents such as SOPs, maintenance records, change requests, deviations, and investigation reports
  • Develop, review and execute facility/equipment related commissioning and qualification protocols
  • Ensure strict adherence of company policies, SOPs and GMP regulations
  • Maintain overall process control parameters for various environmental monitoring systems
  • Perform other duties as required.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Completion of a biomedical engineering program or equivalent or minimum 1 year of experience working in a controlled environment or combination of education and experience
  • Previous experience working in a pharmaceutical or cGMP manufacturing is considered asset
  • Hands on experience in commissioning, qualifying and maintaining facility and clean room supporting utility equipment/instruments is an asset
  • Possession of a valid level 1 First Aid Certificate is an asset
  • Experience with technical writing and good documentation practices (GDP)
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively in a team
  • The ability to effectively communicate and interact with all levels in the organization
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks
  • Attention to detail and good time management.

WHY JOIN NBI-CA?

The best reason is because of our wonderful people and great work environment. If you are looking for a career with meaning and purpose, it’s hard to beat working in life sciences. We provide an attractive compensation and benefits package which recognizes people for their contributions, and comprehensive training and career development opportunities which support our employees’ growth with the company.

If you are interested in joining our team, we encourage you to APPLY today!

Please apply through our online application system, found at:

Our Careers Centre

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10 June, 2021
Analyst, Quality Control (Chemistry)
DETAILS

ABOUT THE COMPANY

New Beta Innovation Canada Limited (NBI-CA) is a preclinical stage life sciences organization in Burnaby, BC. Leveraging on our expertise in research and development, we are transforming drug discovery into clinical applications for unmet medical needs. We have ongoing collaborations with top universities worldwide on various research projects, with distinguished achievements in the areas of oncology, neurology, ischemic and hypoxic conditions.

Our state-of-the-art GMP manufacturing facilities and laboratories in Greater Vancouver are home to a growing team of professionals who are inspired to develop advanced life-saving hemoglobin-based therapeutics for the well-being of people.

POSITION OVERVIEW

Reporting to the Assistant Manager/Manager Quality Control, the incumbent will perform a variety of analytical chemistry related functions and will be part of a team responsible for ensuring the integrity of the analytical chemistry laboratory in support of sterile drug product manufacturing.

The incumbent will need to be flexible with their work hours and schedule, and may be required to perform shiftwork to fulfil manufacturing requirements. Pre-employment medical and medical re-examination may be required annually to fulfil regulatory requirements.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform sampling and routine testing in accordance with approved testing methods for raw materials, in-process materials, packaging materials and finished products
  • Perform routine water testing (e.g. TOC) in support of environmental monitoring program for cleanroom facility and utilities
  • Follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and conduct test methods for testing in the analytical laboratory (HPLC, osmometer, UV-Vis, etc.)
  • Perform stability testing to support shelf life studies for the finished product
  • Comply with Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and maintain strict and accurate quality control documentation of all test procedures and results
  • Assist in method validation of analytical test methods
  • Assist in instrument qualification and computerized system validation (CSV)
  • Perform equipment calibration as required for GMP compliance
  • Ensure that lab cleanliness and safety standards are maintained
  • Arrange and monitor shipment of raw materials and products for external testing
  • Develop/write and maintain high quality Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)
  • Perform other related tasks as needed

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Degree in Life Sciences. Degree in Chemistry preferred
  • Minimum 3 years relevant work experience in the pharmaceutical or biological manufacturing industry with good knowledge of method validation requirements. Experience using HPLC, TOC, and UV-Vis instrumentation and software
  • Experience with Analytical test method validation is an asset
  • Experience with instrument qualification, computerized system validation would be an asset
  • Have working knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and good documentation practices
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Efficient, with the ability to be innovative and provide creative solutions
  • Ability to complete work in a timely manner with a strong attention to detail and sense of pride

WHY JOIN NBI-CA?

The best reason is because of our wonderful people and great work environment. If you are looking for a career with meaning and purpose, it’s hard to beat working in life sciences. We provide an attractive compensation and benefits package which recognizes people for their contributions, and comprehensive training and career development opportunities which support our employees’ growth with the company.

If you are interested in joining our team, we encourage you to APPLY today!

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply through our online application system, found at:

Our Careers Centre

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27 May, 2021
Specialist, Validation
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ABOUT THE COMPANY

New Beta Innovation Canada Limited (NBI-CA) is a preclinical stage life sciences organization in Burnaby, BC. Leveraging on our expertise in research and development, we are transforming drug discovery into clinical applications for unmet medical needs. We have ongoing collaborations with top universities worldwide on various research projects, with distinguished achievements in the areas of oncology, neurology, ischemic and hypoxic conditions.

Our state-of-the-art GMP manufacturing facilities and laboratories in Greater Vancouver are home to a growing team of professionals who are inspired to develop advanced life-saving hemoglobin-based therapeutics for the well-being of people.

POSITION OVERVIEW

Reporting to the Assistant Manager/ Manager, Validation, the incumbent will perform a variety of Validation related functions to contribute to the creation and implementation of the Validation program at NBI-CA for sterile bio-pharmaceutical product manufacturing and aseptic filling.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Prepare and review commissioning, qualification and validation documents of equipment, utilities, facility and processes with the focus on cGMP compliance in collaboration with other validation personnel and user departments – including but not limited to – URS, DQ, FDS, FAT/SAT, IOQ, PQ, validation plan, risk assessment, validation summary report, SOPs, cleaning validation, computer system validation (CSV), requalification, etc.
  • Support in maintaining the equipment validation program and review all validation documents in the validation lifecycle to ensure compliance
  • Support and collaborate execution of validation activities with user departments. Provide oversight to validation activities execution with user departments
  • Responsible for various QMS tasks including but not limited to – validation change control, deviation, investigations, CAPA, etc.
  • Support and collaborate periodic review and requalification program of all GMP systems
  • Support to maintain track records of all audit trail review and computerized system management (CSM) activities for all GMP systems
  • Collaborate with other departments for alarm handling, data trending and other statistical data analysis
  • Support to review validation documents and ensure compliance to regulations and guidelines
  • Maintain validation schedules, system periodic review schedule and CSV inventory list
  • Work closely with other departments to achieve project deliverables
  • Perform other related tasks as needed

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Degree in Life Sciences or relevant major
  • Minimum 3 years validation relevant work experience in pharmaceutical or biologics manufacturing industry
  • Good knowledge of GMP and QMS principles
  • In-depth understanding of validation requirements in the regulation and guidance
  • Knowledge and experience in applying the risk-based approach throughout the validation lifecycle is an asset
  • Knowledge and experience with aseptic processing is an asset
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Working efficiently with the ability to be innovative and identify creative solutions
  • High proficiency in MS suite and good writing skills
  • Strong sense of pride in ownership of, and quality of work
  • Attention to detail

WHY JOIN NBI?

The best reason is because of our wonderful people and great work environment. If you are looking for a career with meaning and purpose, it’s hard to beat working in life sciences. We provide an attractive compensation and benefits package which recognizes people for their contributions, and comprehensive training and career development opportunities which support our employees’ growth with the company.

If you are interested in joining our team, we encourage you to APPLY today!

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply through our online application system, found at:

Our Careers Centre

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27 May, 2021
Senior Specialist, Quality Control (Microbiology)
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ABOUT THE COMPANY

New Beta Innovation Canada Limited (NBI) is a preclinical stage life sciences organization in Burnaby, BC. Leveraging on our expertise in research and development, we are transforming drug discovery into clinical applications for unmet medical needs. We have ongoing collaborations with top universities worldwide on various research projects, with distinguished achievements in the areas of oncology, neurology, ischemic and hypoxic conditions.

Our state-of-the-art GMP manufacturing facilities and laboratories in Greater Vancouver are home to a growing team of professionals who are inspired to develop advanced life-saving hemoglobin-based therapeutics for the well-being of people.

POSITION OVERVIEW

Reporting to the Manager/ Senior Manager, Quality Control the incumbent will perform a variety of microbiological related functions and will be part of a team responsible for ensuring the integrity of the microbiology laboratory in support of a sterile pharmaceutical manufacturer.

The incumbent will need to be flexible with their work hours and schedule, and may be required to perform shiftwork to fulfil manufacturing requirements. Pre-employment medical and medical re-examination may be required annually to fulfil regulatory requirements.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Proficiently perform sampling and routine microbiology testing, sterility testing and endotoxin testing in strict accordance with the appropriate testing methods for raw materials packaging materials, in-process and finished products
  • Perform sample collection and associated routine testing for environmental monitoring program (e.g. water for injection, pure steam, personnel, cleanroom sampling (viable and non-viable air, surface sampling)
  • Perform all microbiology related testing in support of process validation and cleaning validation
  • Perform microbial identification as required for routine testing and media fill procedures
  • Perform stability testing to support shelf life studies for the finished product
  • Develop/write Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) in the microbiology laboratory to a high level with minimal editing required
  • Review and perform validation of all microbiological test methods including writing protocols and reports to the required compliance level with minimal input from the manager
  • Comply with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and maintain strict and accurate quality control documentation of all test procedures and results
  • Perform equipment calibration as required for GMP compliance
  • Perform data compilation, trending and report writing on regular basis as required
  • Identify and troubleshoot testing and equipment problems
  • Act as a lead on technical or operational advice on microbiological topics
  • Ensure that lab cleanliness and safety standards are maintained
  • Perform other related tasks as needed

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Degree in Microbiology or recognised qualification in microbiology required
  • 5 – 8+ years’ experience in pharmaceutical or biological manufacturing industry with good knowledge of aseptic techniques and Good Documentation Practices (GDP)
  • Strong working knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) and have experience with execution of USP and EP test methodology (Microbial, Sterility, Endotoxin and Growth Promotion) for the manufacture of sterile products
  • Must be able to gown as required in manufacturing areas
  • Ability to competently apply professional concepts and specialised knowledge while receiving little instruction on day-to-day activities or new assignments
  • Ability to work on multiple tasks at once by prioritizing based on departmental goals
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work independently and in a team environment, detail oriented and organized and methodical in execution of tasks
  • Ability to problem solve with sound analytical thinking
  • Strong sense of pride in ownership and quality of work
  • Experience working in a start-up environment would be an asset

WHY JOIN NBI?

The best reason is because of our wonderful people and great work environment. If you are looking for a career with meaning and purpose, it’s hard to beat working in life sciences. We provide an attractive compensation and benefits package which recognizes people for their contributions, and comprehensive training and career development opportunities which support our employees’ growth with the company.

If you are interested in joining our team, we encourage you to APPLY today!

Please apply through our online application system, found at:

Our Careers Centre

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27 May, 2021
Specialist, Quality Assurance (Manufacturing)
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ABOUT THE COMPANY

New Beta Innovation Canada Limited (NBI-CA) is a preclinical stage life sciences organization in Burnaby, BC. Leveraging on our expertise in research and development, we are transforming drug discovery into clinical applications for unmet medical needs. We have ongoing collaborations with top universities worldwide on various research projects, with distinguished achievements in the areas of oncology, neurology, ischemic and hypoxic conditions.

Our state-of-the-art GMP manufacturing facilities and laboratories in Greater Vancouver are home to a growing team of professionals who are inspired to develop advanced life-saving hemoglobin-based therapeutics for the well-being of people.

POSITION OVERVIEW

Reporting to the Assistant Manager/ Manager, Quality Assurance (Manufacturing) the incumbent will be responsible for providing QA oversight on a variety of GMP activities including bulk manufacturing and aseptic filling.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform routine line clearance checks and QA oversight on bulk manufacturing, aseptic filling activities, aseptic gowning training and qualification and other supporting functions
  • Ensure regular GMP compliance on the production floor
  • Prepare and review process validation and cleaning validation documents
  • Provide QA oversight in routine process validation and cleaning validation activities
  • Participate in internal and external audit activities
  • Create and revise QMS SOPs as assigned
  • Review GMP documentation including but not limited to SOPs, batch records, qualification protocols, studies, reports, etc.
  • Review deviations, discrepancies, change controls, CAPAs, investigations from technical perspective
  • Support in improving and coordinating company’s GMP training program, maintaining electronic training management system, drafting training schedule, organizing trainings and managing training records as required
  • Perform routine QA activities such as document number assignment, updating databases, tracking, printing, scanning, issuance, reconciliation of documents and maintaining electronic document management system
  • Collaborate and work closely with all departments to maintain quality culture
  • Perform other tasks as assigned

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Pharmaceutical or Biopharmaceutical field
  • Minimum 3 years’ work experience in pharmaceutical or biologics manufacturing industry or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Good understanding of regulatory requirements e.g. EU GMP, USFDA, Health Canada etc.
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to think creatively and innovatively
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • High proficiency in MS Word/Excel
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail

WHY JOIN NBI?

The best reason is because of our wonderful people and great work environment. If you are looking for a career with meaning and purpose, it’s hard to beat working in life sciences. We provide an attractive compensation and benefits package which recognizes people for their contributions, and comprehensive training and career development opportunities which support our employees’ growth with the company.

If you are interested in joining our team, we encourage you to APPLY today!

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply through our online application system, found at:

Our Careers Centre

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27 May, 2021
Manager, Quality Control (Microbiology)
DETAILS

ABOUT THE COMPANY

New Beta Innovation Canada Limited (NBI-CA) is a preclinical stage life sciences organization in Burnaby, BC. Leveraging on our expertise in research and development, we are transforming drug discovery into clinical applications for unmet medical needs. We have ongoing collaborations with top universities worldwide on various research projects, with distinguished achievements in the areas of oncology, neurology, ischemic and hypoxic conditions.

Our state-of-the-art GMP manufacturing facilities and laboratories in Greater Vancouver are home to a growing team of professionals who are inspired to develop advanced life-saving hemoglobin-based therapeutics for the well-being of people.

POSITION OVERVIEW

Reporting to the Senior Manager, Quality Control (QC), the incumbent will perform a variety of microbiological lab related functions and will lead the Microbiology team. The incumbent is responsible for ensuring the integrity of the laboratory in support of a sterile pharmaceutical manufacturing facility.

The incumbent will need to be flexible with their work hours and schedule, and may be required to perform shiftwork to fulfil manufacturing requirements. Pre-employment medical and medical re-examination may be required annually to fulfil regulatory requirements.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide leadership, management and coaching to Microbiology team members
  • Develop training requirements, ensure team members are adequately trained and qualified to perform the assigned job functions
  • Plan, organize, and monitor the group’s activities ensuring they are in compliant with cGMP and that good documentation practices are followed
  • Ensure QC microbiology equipment is qualified
  • Lead the equipment maintenance program and ensure calibration status is maintained
  • Draft, review, approve, and implement Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s)
  • Lead disinfectant efficacy test, method verification and validation according to appropriate guidelines, including drafting protocol and reports
  • Establish and oversee all environmental monitoring and gowning qualification in support of aseptic manufacturing operations
  • Compile, trend and interpret data from environmental monitoring
  • Oversee water testing, materials, personnel and environment to detect microorganisms and to obtain information on types and levels of microbial contamination
  • Develop procedure for and maintain library of environmental isolates from environmental monitoring program
  • Review microbiology test results and the required contract microbiological testing of samples and manage the receipt of test results
  • Provide expertise and technical leadership managing deviation, out-of-specifications (OOS)/out-of-trend (OOT) investigations, CAPA
  • Report accurately and timely any risk, quality and compliance issues
  • Support regulatory inspections
  • Incorporate Corporate Polices and Compliance Standards into related microbiological procedures
  • Perform other duties as required

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Degree in Microbiology or recognized qualification in microbiology
  • Minimum 8 years of relevant work experience with 3+ years of supervisory experience in pharmaceutical or biological manufacturing industry
  • Good working knowledge of GMP and regulatory requirements for products in major markets (such as FDA, EMA, HC, TGA)
  • Have experience with execution of USP and Ph. Eur. test methodologies (e.g. bioburden, endotoxins, sterility, growth promotion) used for the testing of sterile products
  • Excellent interpersonal (verbal and written) skills, detail oriented, organized and able to plan, schedule and oversee the execution of tasks by direct reports
  • Work efficiently with the ability to innovate and identify creative solutions
  • High proficiency in MS Word
  • Strong scientific and technical writing skills
  • Strong sense of pride in ownership and quality of work

WHY JOIN NBI?

The best reason is because of our wonderful people and great work environment. If you are looking for a career with meaning and purpose, it’s hard to beat working in life sciences. We provide an attractive compensation and benefits package which recognizes people for their contributions, and comprehensive training and career development opportunities which support our employees’ growth with the company.

If you are interested in joining our team, we encourage you to APPLY today!

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply through our online application system, found at:

Our Careers Centre

 

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27 May, 2021
Senior Manager, Quality Control
DETAILS

ABOUT THE COMPANY

New Beta Innovation Canada Limited (NBI-CA) is a preclinical stage life sciences organization in Burnaby, BC. Leveraging on our expertise in research and development, we are transforming drug discovery into clinical applications for unmet medical needs. We have ongoing collaborations with top universities worldwide on various research projects, with distinguished achievements in the areas of oncology, neurology, ischemic and hypoxic conditions.

Our state-of-the-art GMP manufacturing facilities and laboratories in Greater Vancouver are home to a growing team of professionals who are inspired to develop advanced life-saving hemoglobin-based therapeutics for the well-being of people.

POSITION OVERVIEW

Reporting to the Canadian site Director, and liaison with Head Office, the incumbent will lead the Canadian site Quality Control (QC) team and will be responsible for ensuring the integrity of quality as it relates to process and product.

The incumbent will need to be flexible with their work hours and schedule, and may be required to perform shiftwork to fulfil manufacturing requirements. Pre-employment medical and medical re-examination may be required annually to fulfil regulatory requirements.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Plan, organize, and monitor QC activities in accordance with cGMP
  • Approve or reject starting materials, packaging materials, intermediates, bulk and finished product in relation with their specifications
  • Ensure tests for materials, intermediate, bulk and finished product are done according to validated or qualified compendial methods and the associated records evaluated
  • Approve and implement sampling instructions, specifications, test methods and other quality control procedures
  • Ensure company’s QMS is effectively implemented and followed within QC section
  • Ensure timely and effective communication of potential risks, quality or compliance issues to the appropriate personnel (eg. Qualified Person (QP), site senior management, or Head Office)
  • Facilitate effective transfer of testing methods from corporate to site and adopt their use for intermediates, bulk and finished product at site
  • Ensure alignment of QC systems, policies and practices with those from Head Office
  • Ensure quality control practices comply with regulatory commitments in NBI dossiers per CMC section of marketing applications
  • Approve and monitor any Contract Laboratory analysis
  • Ensure QC facilities and equipment in accordance with cGMP standards and requirements
  • Ensure that appropriate calibration, qualification of QC equipment and validations (including test method validations) are done in accordance to cGMP standards
  • Oversee the control of the reference and/or retention samples of materials and products, and ensure the correct labelling of containers of materials and products
  • Ensure that all required initial and continued training of the QC Section personnel is carried out
  • Establish and maintain QC programs including Environmental Monitoring, in-progress control, stability testing for finished product
  • Provide expertise and technical leadership managing deviation, out-of-specifications (OOS)/out-of-trend (OOT) investigations, CAPA
  • Participate in regulatory inspections and provide responses to QC related matters in a timely manner
  • Perform other duties as required

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Degree or above in pharmaceutical or equivalent life sciences discipline is a must
  • Minimum 10 years relevant work experience with 3+ years of supervisory experience in pharmaceutical or biological manufacturing industry. Knowledge with aseptic processing is preferred
  • Good working knowledge of GMP and regulatory requirements for products in major markets (such as FDA, EMA, HC, TGA)
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Work efficiently with the ability to innovate and identify creative solutions
  • High proficiency in MS Word and good writing skills
  • Strong sense of pride in ownership and quality of work

WHY JOIN NBI?

The best reason is because of our wonderful people and great work environment. If you are looking for a career with meaning and purpose, it’s hard to beat working in life sciences. We provide an attractive compensation and benefits package which recognizes people for their contributions, and comprehensive training and career development opportunities which support our employees’ growth with the company.

If you are interested in joining our team, we encourage you to APPLY today!

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply through our online application system, found at:

Our Careers Centre

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27 May, 2021
Manager, Production (Process)
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ABOUT THE COMPANY

New Beta Innovation Canada Limited (NBI) is a preclinical stage life sciences organization in Burnaby, BC. Leveraging on our expertise in research and development, we are transforming drug discovery into clinical applications for unmet medical needs. We have ongoing collaborations with top universities worldwide on various research projects, with distinguished achievements in the areas of oncology, neurology, ischemic and hypoxic conditions.

Our state-of-the-art GMP manufacturing facilities and laboratories in Greater Vancouver are home to a growing team of professionals who are inspired to develop advanced life-saving hemoglobin-based therapeutics for the well-being of people.

POSITION OVERVIEW

Reporting to the Senior Manager, Production, the incumbent will lead the manufacturing process activities and will be responsible for ensuring the integrity of quality as it relates to process and product.

The incumbent will need to be flexible with their work hours and schedule, may be required to perform shiftwork to fulfil manufacturing requirements. Pre-employment medical and annual medical examination may be required to fulfil regulatory requirements.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead and develop Process team members
  • Plan, organize, and monitor manufacturing activities in accordance with cGMP
  • Facilitate effective technical transfer of manufacturing process from corporate to site
  • Ensure alignment with corporate regarding quality systems, policies, procedures and standards
  • Ensure site manufacturing comply with regulatory commitments
  • Develop and approve the instructions and SOPs relating to production operations according to corporate and regulatory requirements and ensure their strict implementation
  • Ensure timely and effective communication of risks, quality or compliance issues to appropriate personnel
  • Maintain facilities and equipment in accordance with cGMP standards and requirements (including calibration, process and cleaning validation)
  • Support the inspection, investigation, and taking of samples, in order to monitor factors which may affect product quality
  • Provide support and participate in material supplier qualification and contract manufacturers qualification activities as deemed necessary by QA department
  • Manage and coordinate process development and scale-up development work as required
  • Plan, approve and execute department schedules including production and packaging, facility cleaning and disinfection
  • Be accountable for daily recaps of all production variances and establishing key performance indicators for the shift supervisors to ensure continuous improvement of financial objectives
  • Develop, recommend, and implement measures to improve productivity and maximize efficiency
  • Be present on the production floor as required
  • Prepare and manage targets for Safety, First Time Quality, raw material yield, labor, and packaging materials usage, and maintain budgetary expenses, commensurate with ongoing business volumes
  • Perform other duties as required

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Degree in pharmaceutical, biotechnology, biochemical, process, chemical engineering or equivalent life sciences discipline is a must
  • Minimum 8 years downstream processing experience in biological manufacturing industry with 3+ years of supervisory experience
  • Knowledge with aseptic processing, liquid dose or injectable is a must
  • Good working knowledge of GMP and regulatory requirements for products in major markets (such as FDA, EMA, HC, TGA)
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Work efficiently with the ability to be innovative and identify creative solutions
  • High proficiency in MS Word and good writing skills
  • Strong sense of pride in ownership and quality of work
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and manage competing tasks and projects
  • Strong problem solving and decision-making skills
  • Strong attention to detail and time management

WHY JOIN NBI?

The best reason is because of our wonderful people and great work environment. If you are looking for a career with meaning and purpose, it’s hard to beat working in life sciences. We provide an attractive compensation and benefits package which recognizes people for their contributions, and comprehensive training and career development opportunities which support our employees’ growth with the company.

If you are interested in joining our team, we encourage you to APPLY today!

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27 May, 2021
Senior Technician, Production
DETAILS

ABOUT THE COMPANY

New Beta Innovation Canada Limited (NBI) is a preclinical stage life sciences organization in Burnaby, BC. Leveraging on our expertise in research and development, we are transforming drug discovery into clinical applications for unmet medical needs. We have ongoing collaborations with top universities worldwide on various research projects, with distinguished achievements in the areas of oncology, neurology, ischemic and hypoxic conditions.

Our state-of-the-art GMP manufacturing facilities and laboratories in Greater Vancouver are home to a growing team of professionals who are inspired to develop advanced life-saving hemoglobin-based therapeutics for the well-being of people.

POSITION OVERVIEW

Reporting to the Manager/ Assistant Manager, Production, the incumbent will perform a variety of production activities within a commercial cGMP cleanroom environment. The incumbent will be responsible for preparing and running an efficient production process which ensures compliance to company and cGMP regulations. To be successful in this role, the incumbent must be a quick learner who works well with others, is detail oriented and can follow instructions accurately.

The incumbent will need to be flexible with their work hours and schedule, and may be required to perform shiftwork to fulfil manufacturing requirements. Pre-employment medical and medical re-examination may be required annually to fulfil regulatory requirements.

The  incumbent must not be a carrier of a disease in a communicable form and must not have open lesions on any exposed surface of their body.  Pre-employment medical and medical re-examination may be required annually to fulfil job-related and/or regulatory requirements.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

• Independently perform operation of manual and/or automated equipment including but not limited to Parts Washer, Autoclaves, IV bag filling machine, bioreactors, CIP/SIP
• Execute the validation of production process and equipment
• Employ acceptable aseptic techniques while working in controlled and classified environments, some of which require complete aseptic gowning
• Train new and junior employees on hands-on procedures, set-up and operation of equipment, and troubleshooting techniques
• Support the development, review, revision and validation of documents on production process and equipment
• Act as trouble-shooter to resolve and communicate issues related to equipment, process, and compliance to the Lead Technician
• Execute approved SOP’s and record all required information and data in Batch Record and log books timely, accurately and completely
• Participate and implement continuous improvement on processes
• Keep production areas clean and organized at all times
• Immediately report to manager any conditions or deviations (relating to plant, equipment, personnel or any health condition) that may adversely affect the products, and participate in investigation process as required
• Strictly follow all instructions relating to personal safety and hygiene to minimize contamination
• Support Technician to check and replenish production inventory and supplies in cleanroom as per manufacturing requirements
• Act as Manufacturing Subject Matter Expert to provide information and collaborate with other departments
• Monitor activities to ensure the production area, environment and equipment are properly maintained and operated
• Perform other duties as required

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

• 3 – 5 years of experience working in a manufacturing environment and/ or combination of education and experience
• Post-secondary degree in a scientific discipline, or prior pharmaceutical industry experience is preferred
• Experience of aseptic techniques in a controlled and classified environment is an asset
• Prior experience with pH and conductivity testing, mixing with protocols, formulas/ recipes and experience in aseptic filling
• Must be able to lift at least 25 lbs
• Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively in a team
• Flexible and adaptable to changing circumstance and new challenges
• Strong written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to effectively communicate and interact with all levels in the organization
• Ability to effectively prioritize and manage multiple tasks
• Resourceful and able to problem solve
• Attention to detail and good time management

WHY JOIN NBI?

The best reason is because of our wonderful people and great work environment. If you are looking for a career with meaning and purpose, it’s hard to beat working in life sciences. We provide an attractive compensation and benefits package which recognizes people for their contributions, and comprehensive training and career development opportunities which support our employees’ growth with the company.

If you are interested in joining our team, we encourage you to APPLY today!

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply through our online application system, found at:

Our Careers Centre

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27 May, 2021
Technician, Production
DETAILS

ABOUT THE COMPANY

New Beta Innovation Canada Limited (NBI) is a preclinical stage life sciences organization in Burnaby, BC. Leveraging on our expertise in research and development, we are transforming drug discovery into clinical applications for unmet medical needs. We have ongoing collaborations with top universities worldwide on various research projects, with distinguished achievements in the areas of oncology, neurology, ischemic and hypoxic conditions.

Our state-of-the-art GMP manufacturing facilities and laboratories in Greater Vancouver are home to a growing team of professionals who are inspired to develop advanced life-saving hemoglobin-based therapeutics for the well-being of people.

POSITION OVERVIEW

Reporting to the Manager/ Assistant Manager, Production, the incumbent will perform a variety of production activities within a commercial cGMP cleanroom environment. The incumbent will be responsible for preparing and running an efficient production process which ensures compliance to company and cGMP regulations. To be successful in this role, the incumbent must be a quick learner who works well with others, is detail oriented and can follow instructions accurately.

The incumbent will need to be flexible with their work hours and schedule, and may be required to perform shiftwork to fulfil manufacturing requirements. Pre-employment medical and medical re-examination may be required annually to fulfil regulatory requirements.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Operate manual and/or automated equipment including but not limited to Parts Washer, Autoclaves, IV bag filling machine, bioreactors, CIP/SIP
  • Perform equipment cleaning, room sanitization, equipment assembly, and component replenishment
    Immediately report to manager any conditions or deviations (relating to plant, equipment, personnel or any health condition) that may adversely affect the products, and participates in investigation process as required
  • Participate in the validation of production process and equipment
  • Keep production areas clean and organized at all times
  • Execute approved SOP’s and record all required information and data in Batch Record and log books timely, accurately and completely
  • Strictly follow all instructions relating to personal safety and hygiene to minimize contamination
  • Check and replenish production inventory and supplies in cleanroom as per manufacturing requirements
  • Perform other duties as required

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • 0 – 2 years of experience working in a manufacturing environment and/ or a combination of education and experience
  • Post-secondary degree in a scientific discipline, or prior pharmaceutical industry experience is preferred
  • Experience of aseptic techniques in a controlled and classified environment is an asset
  • Prior GLP experience and/or prior mixing/filling experience is an asset
  • Must be able to lift at least 25 lbs
  • Work effectively and productively with others
  • Flexible and adaptable to changing circumstance and new challenges
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience accurately following policies and procedures

WHY JOIN NBI?

The best reason is because of our wonderful people and great work environment. If you are looking for a career with meaning and purpose, it’s hard to beat working in life sciences. We provide an attractive compensation and benefits package which recognizes people for their contributions, and comprehensive training and career development opportunities which support our employees’ growth with the company.

If you are interested in joining our team, we encourage you to APPLY today!

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply through our online application system, found at:

Our Careers Centre

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27 May, 2021
Senior Network and Operation Solution Specialist, Information Technology
DETAILS

ABOUT THE COMPANY

New Beta Innovation Canada Limited (NBI-CA) is a preclinical stage life sciences organization in Burnaby, BC. Leveraging on our expertise in research and development, we are transforming drug discovery into clinical applications for unmet medical needs. We have ongoing collaborations with top universities worldwide on various research projects, with distinguished achievements in the areas of oncology, neurology, ischemic and hypoxic conditions.

Our state-of-the-art GMP manufacturing facilities and laboratories in Greater Vancouver are home to a growing team of professionals who are inspired to develop advanced life-saving hemoglobin-based therapeutics for the well-being of people.

POSITION OVERVIEW

Reporting to the IT Senior Manager, the incumbent will be responsible for the effective operations of IT infrastructure with the strong expertise in network design and administration, network security and solution delivery. You are someone who enjoys challenges, passionate about IT operations, excited by the ability to regularly interact with your fellow co-workers and have client experience in the forefront of all decisions.

This position has the opportunity to grow and leverage both technical and management skills; work closely within the IT Department, user departments and vendors to provide the best IT and network solutions to support business growth.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Research, design, plan and coordinate LAN, WAN, Firewall, security and DNS Infrastructure upgrades, enhancement, improvements and/or newly required service deployments.
  • Evaluate network performance issues including availability, utilization, throughput, and latency; planning and executing the selection, installation, configuration and testing of equipment.
  • Manage and ensure effective use of network solutions such as switches, firewalls and router, VoIP Telephone, VPN with 2FA, anti-virus solutions, intrusion detection and Wi-Fi solutions deployed in the company.
  • Monitor and remediate active software updates and antimalware definitions to meet corporate compliance requirements.
  • Prepare and maintain detailed documentations (SOPs, procedures, diagrams, policies and etc.) to present to respective stakeholders.
  • Troubleshoot failures, identify problems and recommend solutions to improve operational service efficiency and stability.
  • Research and maintain current knowledge of new technology trends, information security and cyber risks in order to recommend solutions that can improve business processes and service solutions.
  • Work with user departments to identify needs and opportunities, recommend and implement solutions including training to improve user IT usability and experience.
  • Drive building, implementing and improving processes related with the day-to-day operational activities.
  • Maintain effective communication with departments to address and resolve issues in a timely manner.
  • Develop KPIs to measure system performance and user experience.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a server network and security solutions environment.
  • Diploma or a degree in computer science or related field is preferred.
  • Professional certification in a related field is considered an asset (such as VCP, CCNA, MTA, MCSA, MCSE, etc.).
  • Solid networking skills, including network security, network planning and design.
  • Comprehensive understanding of network architecture and client/server technology with Active Directory, VMWare, Thin Client, Group Policy, LAN, WAN, PC, Microsoft Exchange Server, Citrix, Window Servers, Veeam Backup and Replication, Site to Site VPN, SSL VPN with 2FA, remote access and network protocol.
  • Expertise on Windows Domain Administration (AD Management, group policy management, window management, certificate server administration, DHCP and DNS administration).
  • Knowledge and experience of MySQL, MS SQL Server, Apache Tomcat and MS365 is an asset.
  • Experience or knowledge in CSV preferred.
  • Excellent interpersonal, effective oral and written communication and strong problem-solving skills.
  • Strong analytical, critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to complete work in a timely manner with accuracy and attention to detail.

WHY JOIN NBI?

The best reason is because of our wonderful people and great work environment. If you are looking for a career with meaning and purpose, it’s hard to beat working in life sciences. We provide an attractive compensation and benefits package which recognizes people for their contributions, and comprehensive training and career development opportunities which support our employees’ growth with the company.

If you are interested in joining our team, we encourage you to APPLY today!

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply through our online application system, found at:

Our Careers Centre

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