Pharmacy Technician

  • Company:
    Charles River
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    2 days ago
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For 70 years, Charles River employees have worked together to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new drug therapies. When you join our family, you will have a significant impact on the health and well-being of people across the globe. Whether your background is in life sciences, finance, IT, sales or another area, your skills will play an important role in the work we perform. In return, well help you build a career that you can feel passionate about.

Job Summary

Performs technical laboratory activities in support of client studies or procedures. Performs analysis of data for quality and completeness and determines if results are as expected. Records data in compliance with company and regulatory policies and standards to meet quality and accuracy requirements.

We are seeking a Technician for our Pharmacy team located in Senneville, QC.

The following are the responsibilities related to the position:

  • Prepare formulations for dosing, in solution, suspension or powder mixture using different techniques while complying with GLP rules.
  • Use various computer programs and equipment such as PH meter, homogenizer, balance, osmometer, densimeter and glove box.
  • Handle samples under the fume hood using an aseptic method.
  • Prepare study materials according to the protocol.

 The following are minimum qualifications related to the position:

  • Degree in one of the following disciplines or equivalent: DEC in Science, Pharmaceutical Process Control, Pharmaceutical Production Technology.
  • Possess communication skills and be bilingual.
  • Be flexible in work schedule
  • Be available to work on weekends


Short DescriptionLes qualifications minimales suivantes sont lies au poste:

Possder un diplme dans lune des disciplines suivantes ou lquivalent: DEC en sciences, Conduite des procds de production pharmaceutique, Technologie de production pharmaceutique.

Possder des habilets en communication et tre bilingue.

tre flexible dans l’horaire de travail

tre disponible travailler les fins de semaines.

About Safety Assessment
Charles River is committed to helping our partners expedite their preclinical drug development with exceptional safety assessment services, state-of-the-art facilities and expert regulatory guidance. From individual specialty toxicology and IND enabling studies to tailored packages and total laboratory support, our deeply experienced team can design and execute programs that anticipate challenges and avoid roadblocks for a smooth, efficient journey to market.  Each year approximately 120 investigational new drug (IND) programs are conducted in our Safety Assessment facilities.


About Charles River
Charles River is an early-stage contract research organization (CRO). We have built upon our foundation of laboratory animal medicine and science to develop a diverse portfolio of discovery and safety assessment services, both Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and non-GLP, to support clients from target identification through preclinical development. Charles River also provides a suite of products and services to support our clients clinical laboratory testing needs and manufacturing activities. Utilizing this broad portfolio of products and services enables our clients to create a more flexible drug development model, which reduces their costs, enhances their productivity and effectiveness to increase speed to market.


With over 17,000 employees within 90 facilities in 20 countries around the globe, we are strategically positioned to coordinate worldwide resources and apply multidisciplinary perspectives in resolving our clients unique challenges. Our client base includes global pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology companies, government agencies and hospitals and academic institutions around the world. And in 2019, revenue increased to $2.62 billion.


At Charles River, we are passionate about our role in improving the quality of peoples lives. Our mission, our excellent science and our strong sense of purpose guide us in all that we do, and we approach each day with the knowledge that our work helps to improve the health and well-being of many across the globe. We have proudly supported the development of ~85% of the drugs approved by the FDA in 2019.


Equal Employment Opportunity 


Charles River Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Disabled/Vet