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Student Technical Writer (Scientific), Technical Operations, Guelph, Ontario

Guelph, Canada

Job Description

Requisition ID: 7810181116

McNeil Consumer Healthcare, a member of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, is located in Guelph and is a leading Canadian manufacturer of analgesics and other over-the-counter therapeutic products.
As a member of the Technical Writing team in the Technical Operations department, this individual will provide technical writing support to activities under the guidance of the current Technical Writing staff. Technical writing support to other teams within the department and support to the filing and maintenance of documentation systems will also be required.
The Technical Writer is responsible for the preparation of accurate and complete scientific documentation for all aspects of the Over The Counter (OTC) product lifecycle from bench-scale to commercialization, both from a manufacturing process/formulation development perspective as well as the analytical chemistry elements. The role requires some extensive knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel, as well as some fundamental understanding of manufacturing processes to assist in the evaluation and interpretation of scientific data and trends to document resulting conclusions. The role also entails maintenance and management of systems for indexing, storage, and archiving of all scientific Technical Operation documents. The role may include some support for the Technical Operations Laboratory, to ensure facilities remain in a compliant state acceptable to Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP).  Pilot Plant support activities such as sampling and physical testing may also be required.

Key requirements for this position include the following:
  • Aptitude for the structure and documentation of scientific experimentation
  • Strong computer skills and extensive experience with MS Word and Excel
  • Strong organizational, documentation, and time management skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment and independently
  • Initiative
  • Attention to detail
  • Exposure to manufacturing process and formulation development an asset
This is an excellent opportunity to develop pharmaceutical science skills outside the laboratory while learning about the interactions between various departments within a leading pharmaceutical company.
McNeil Consumer Healthcare is a progressive and growing company focused on continuous quality improvement, giving back to the community, and possessing a strong commitment to the environment. 

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.

Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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