Johnson & Johnson Careers

Quality Scientist I

Guelph, Ontario
Quality Control

Job Description

Requisition ID: 3002180604

Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies touches more than a billion people’s lives each day through our health care products and services, our corporate giving, and the volunteer efforts of our employees. The Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies develop and market beloved brands that address the needs of consumers and health care professionals worldwide. Our portfolio ranges across several distinct business units: Baby Care, Oral Care, Compromised Skin Care, Beauty, Feminine Care, and OTC products.

As a member of the Quality Laboratory team, the Quality Scientist I is responsible for supporting team objectives through execution of physical and chemical tests to ensure the quality of our products. This individual will participate in all or some of the following quality processes:
Bulk and Finished Goods testing
Raw material testing
Marketed product stability sample testing
Packaging component testing
Identifying and raising quality issues

These duties require the ability to follow test procedures and document activities following GMPs and GDPs as well as the ability to work collaboratively with team members. Time management and the ability to meet assigned deadlines are essential to success in this role.

In addition the Quality Scientist I will play a role in the following activities:
Supporting and providing input to investigations including root cause analysis and documenting investigational activities
Identifying and implementing continuous improvement projects within the laboratory
Supporting basic lab activities such as housekeeping, GMP duties, waste disposal, and sample management
Support audit readiness activities

This role requires compliance with all departmental safety and hygiene policies including GMP compliance, approved eye protection, approved footwear and use of all required personal protective equipment. 


Minimum Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry or a related discipline
Minimum of 2-3 years of experience in a pharmaceutical /food/consumer industry, in a R&D or Quality Control laboratory setting
Experience with USP pharmacopeia testing is an asset
Deep understanding of Good Documentation Practices (GDP)
Experience with laboratory software systems such as Empower3, LabWare LIMS, and Biovia LES is an asset
Proficiency with other computer based programs including the Microsoft Office suite of programs is required
Ability to work with limited supervision and function effectively in a team environment is needed
Good interpersonal and communication skills
Proven ability to organize and prioritize workload
Results and performance driven
Sense of urgency
Very high attention to detail
Integrity and Credo-based actions

BE VITAL in your career; Be seen for the talent you bring to your work. Explore opportunities within the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies.

Diversity and inclusion are central elements of the shared culture across the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies. Attracting, developing and retaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers and communities is essential to our success. We are committed to providing a respectful, inclusive and accessible work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their potential.

Primary Location
Johnson & Johnson Inc. (7695)
Job Function
Quality Control
Requisition ID