Pharmaceutical Research Chemist job from Covar Pharmaceuticals in Mississauga, ON, Canada

Friday 6th, May 2022

Covar Pharmaceuticals

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Mississauga, ON


Environment/ Health & Safety

Salary : CAD 43000

Covar Pharmaceuticals is a reputed company based in Mississauga, ON. We are looking for talented professional from the field of Environment/ Health & Safety to join our team as Pharmaceutical Research Chemist.

Covar Pharmaceuticals provides formulation development for new drugs at all development stages. We offer consulting, formulation development, and CTM manufacturing to local and international clients from our facility in Mississauga, Ontario. We support essentially all aspects of formulation development such as formulation development, chemical development, taste masking, preservative assessment, pack selection, process development and product registration.

Covar is supported by an experienced team of formulation, chemistry, quality, toxicology and project management experts. Before joining Covar, our team was involved in the development of a variety of products at several large pharmaceutical companies, including GSK, Eli Lily, and Patheon.

We are seeking scientists with a “can do” attitude who are curious and interested in R&D work. Candidates seeking to acquire skill and knowledge in new drug research and development as well as interest in developing a career in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industries are encouraged to apply.

Pharmaceutical Research Chemist Responsibilities:

  • Design and perform sophisticated analytical method development and validation experiments, including liquid chromatography, spectroscopy, dissolution, particle size (laser diffraction/sieve analysis), titrations & wet chemistry
  • Eventually lead small project team to coordinate complex analytical development projects
  • Qualify, maintain and calibrate analytical instruments
  • Follow relevant FDA and Health Canada Good Laboratory/Manufacturing Practices, including laboratory notebooks and other records


  • 0 – 5 years’ work experience (entry level applicants considered)
  • Good academic standing (recent graduates should provide an unofficial copy of their transcripts)
  • B.Sc. or higher in Analytical, Medicinal, or Organic Chemistry or Chemical Engineering
  • Immediate availability preferred

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $43,000.00-$55,000.00 per year

Additional pay:

  • Bonus pay


  • On-site parking


  • Monday to Friday

Application question(s):

  • Please provide your current city of residence.


  • Bachelor's Degree (required)

Skills required

How To Apply

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