Sanofi Group QC Virology Technologist Temp in Toronto, Ontario

QC Virology Technologist Temp


Sanofi Pasteur Career Opportunity

11.5 month contract



Department:Quality Control- Virology

Location: Sanofi Pasteur Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Reference: 75088221-1

Duration: 11.5 months

Hoursof Work: Monday-Friday 8:00a.m. to 4:00p.m.

Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccinesdivision of Sanofi, is the largest company in the world devoted entirely tohuman vaccines. For over 100 years, we’ve provided life-saving vaccines for theprevention and treatment of infectious diseases.

Sanofi Pasteur Limited, located inToronto, is one of the company's four major R&D and manufacturing sites. Weare home to Sanofi Pasteur's North American centre for Analytical andBioprocess R&D. As well, we are the largest Canadian vaccine producer: eachyear, we manufacture 50 million doses of vaccine and distribute them to morethan 90 countries around the world, helping to protect against 20 infectiousdiseases. This variety of activities offers employees diverse opportunities forpersonal and professional growth. Our company attracts some of the best mindsin the business from across the globe. Our 1,300 employees give us their bestand we offer the best in return.


1)Perform Safety Testingof Viral Vaccines and Specialized Testing

a.Concentrated bulkvaccine samples received from production/development and inoculated onto cellcultures

b.Testing of controlcultures for Production as required by regulation.

c.Cell and virus seeds forall viral vaccines.

2)Perform Routine Testingof Viral Vaccines

a.Concentrated bulkvaccine samples received from production/development and inoculated onto cellcultures

3)Participate in SpecialProjects/ Experiments/Continuous Improvement of Existing Tests

a.Participation in specialprojects, experiments or assays as required for existing products and new viralpilot productions samples.

4)Participation in TestTransfer, Validation

a.Develop & transfernew viral vaccine test procedures as they relate to the department includingall aspects of implementation

b.Performance ofvalidation projects, including aspects of implementation & parallel testingand/or experiments which may involve the improvement of standard tests performedin the department.

5)Maintenance ofCompliance and Quality Systems within the Laboratory including GMPs and HSEguidelines

a.Write/Review/Revise SOPsand SWIs

b.Facilitate CAPA, CCR, QNinvestigations

6)Updating of Training/Skills/ Literature Review



  • Bachelor of Science(Virology, Cell Biology)

  • Experience: 2 years ofprior relevant working experience with sound aseptic technique

  • Experience with Computerizedsystems and Lab equipment including Biological Safety Cabinets, Microscopes,Pippettes, Incubators, BioFreezer, Centrifuges considered an asset

  • Good communicationskills required

Qualified candidates may submit their on-lineresume with cover letter to quoting referenceTechnologist, #75088221-1

Sanofi in Canada embraces diversityin the workplace and is committed to achieving employment equity. Our goal isto attract, develop and retain highly talented employees from diversebackgrounds, allowing us to benefit from a wide variety of experiences andperspectives. We welcome applications from women, members of visibleminorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities.

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Thank you in advance for your interest. Only those candidatesselected for interviews will be contacted.

SanofiPasteur, Connaught Campus, 1755 Steeles AvenueWest, Toronto. ON, Canada, M2R 3T4


Job: Laboratory/Process/Device Development

Primary Location: Canada-Ontario-Toronto

Job Posting: Aug 23, 2016, 5:56:31 AM

Job Type: Regular

Employee Status: Regular