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The Prince Edward Island Bioscience Cluster is the location of choice for companies engaged in research, development, and commercialization of bioactive-based human and animal health and nutrition products. To continue building our PEI Bioscience Cluster, the PEI BioAlliance offers this page for PEI bioscience companies and organizations to promote current career opportunities.

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Analytical Support and Development Student (Charlottetown location)
Close Date: Sunday, March 4, 2018
BioVectra Inc. is a leading bioscience business in Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia, focused on contract manufacturing and product development of active pharmaceutical ingredients, pharmaceutical intermediates, and bioreagents. The Analytical Development and Support Summer Student will assist Analytical Research Chemist with experimental work at analytical laboratory. This position will assist with the operation and/or maintenance of analytical equipment with limited supervision. The student will be responsible to conduct testing on a wide range of chemical compounds and consumable items, using a variety of instrumental and wet chemical analysis methods with or without supervision.
  • Working towards a B.Sc. degree in chemistry, biochemistry with previous analytical chemistry experience.
  • Knowledge of analytical methodology including: IR, UV, GC, HPLC and KF.
To view the full job posting and to apply online, please click here.
Biochemistry Student (Windsor location)
Close Date: Sunday, March 4, 2018
BioVectra Inc. is a leading bioscience business in Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia, focused on contract manufacturing and product development of active pharmaceutical ingredients, pharmaceutical intermediates, and bioreagents. The Biochemistry Student will work in a team setting to support the department in achieving objectives and fulfilling its mandate. Providing support to the bioanalytical personnel, the Student will be responsible for standard and reagent preparation, data acquisition and processing, and keep accurate written record of all activities performed.
  • Minimum 1 year completion of a BSc program with a declared major in biochemistry or related field.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
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Drug Development Summer Student (Charlottetown location)
Close Date: Sunday, March 4, 2018
BioVectra Inc. is a leading bioscience business in Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia, focused on contract manufacturing and product development of active pharmaceutical ingredients, pharmaceutical intermediates, and bioreagents. The Drug Development Summer Student will be assisting drug development scientists with experimental work at laboratory or process scale. The position will be responsible with assisting with the monitoring, operation and/or maintenance of equipment used in drug formulation development with limited supervision and assuring that research and development programs are carried out in a safe manner and in accordance with company policies
  • Students taking chemistry, biotechnology, biochemistry, analytical or related science courses
  • Experience in pharmaceutical formulation or analytical chemistry is an asset
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Human Resources Student (Charlottetown location)
Close Date: Sunday, March 4, 2018
BioVectra Inc. is a leading bioscience business in Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia, focused on contract manufacturing and product development of active pharmaceutical ingredients, pharmaceutical intermediates, and bioreagents. This Human Resources Student will be responsible for providing support to all Human Resources Staff with all transactional HR functions, providing administrative services (Copying, scanning, editing, filing and preparation of documents), helping to ensure organization wide compliance with policies, procedures and applicable regulations, and assisting with special projects as needed.
  • Successful candidate for this position should have completed a minimum of 1 year post-secondary education in either Human Resources or Business Administration.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, organization and time management skills are critical.
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Informatics Student (Charlottetown location)
Close Date: Sunday, March 4, 2018
BioVectra Inc. is a leading bioscience business in Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia, focused on contract manufacturing and product development of active pharmaceutical ingredients, pharmaceutical intermediates, and bioreagents. The Informatics Student will develop database system applications including: tables, forms, queries, reports. This position will assist in gathering, processing and analyzing QA departmental metrics. This position will also assist with sophisticated spreadsheets in excel, sometimes necessitating the use of VBA. This position will work with end users to develop user-friendly, effective and efficient user interfaces. Will participate in other departmental informatics initiatives as needed.
  • Undergraduate student with course work in Computer Science, with practical experience in database applications, computer programming, and constructing SQL queries an asset.
  • Familiarity with General Programming, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access and/or VBA scripting and asset.
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Pharmaceutical Product Research and Marketing Student (Charlottetown location)
Close Date: Sunday, March 4, 2018
BioVectra Inc. is a leading bioscience business in Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia, focused on contract manufacturing and product development of active pharmaceutical ingredients, pharmaceutical intermediates, and bioreagents. The Pharmaceutical Product Research and Marketing Student will support the Sales and Marketing group. The student intern/co-op will be integrated into the Sales and Marketing team and be responsible for project assignments in one or several areas related to the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Candidates will be enrolled in a four year undergraduate degree, or Master’s program, from an accredited institution preferably in science, business, marketing or similar field.
  • Previous consulting, pharmaceutical or healthcare experience is desirable.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office suite of products, specifically Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

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Quality Control Student, Technician (Charlottetown location)
Close Date: Sunday, March 4, 2018
BioVectra Inc. is a leading bioscience business in Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia, focused on contract manufacturing and product development of active pharmaceutical ingredients, pharmaceutical intermediates, and bioreagents. The Quality Control Student Technician will be responsible to learn and perform basic instrument calibrations, including managing computerized records of calibrations. This position will be responsible for assisting with other daily support tasks around the Quality Control Lab and maintaining detailed time records, to help investigate the value to BioVectra of a similar, permanent support role in QC.
  • College-level or higher course work in biotechnology or other relevant scientific field.
  • Comfortable with performing basic maintenance activities on sensitive instrumentation.
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Student Process Development Scientist, Chemistry (Charlottetown location)
Close Date: Sunday, March 4, 2018
BioVectra Inc. is a leading bioscience business in Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia, focused on contract manufacturing and product development of active pharmaceutical ingredients, pharmaceutical intermediates, and bioreagents.

The Student Process Development Scientist, Chemistry will undertake laboratory experiments for chemical synthesis or process modification directed towards process improvements or troubleshooting as required (under the supervision of a Research Chemist).
  • Organic chemistry experience.
  • Previous chemical experience would be considered an asset.
  • A strong background in analytical chemistry is also recommended.
To view the full job posting and to apply online, please click here.
Student Warehouse Associate (Charlottetown location)
Close Date: Sunday, March 4, 2018
BioVectra Inc. is a leading bioscience business in Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia, focused on contract manufacturing and product development of active pharmaceutical ingredients, pharmaceutical intermediates, and bioreagents.The Student Warehouse Associate will control and document material status, location, access, and movements following procedures and policies defined by BioVectra Inc. so that material control and associated inventory records are maintained to acceptable quality, industry, and customer standards. This position will be responsible to ensure all quality system and safety program requirements are adhered to without exception.
  • A minimum 2 years post-secondary education in either logistics/supply chain or bioscience technology.  
  • Material handling or hands on inventory control experience, preferably in an API manufacturing setting or similar FDA regulated environment would be an asset.
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Biotech Process Development Student (Charlottetown location)
Close Date: Sunday, March 4, 2018
BioVectra Inc. is a leading bioscience business in Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia, focused on contract manufacturing and product development of active pharmaceutical ingredients, pharmaceutical intermediates, and bioreagents. The Biotech Process Development Student will assist biotech process development scientists with experimental work at laboratory or process scale. This position will assist with the monitoring, operation and/or maintenance of bioprocessing equipment (Fermenters and Process related equipment) with limited supervision. Will be working with process development and manufacturing team to maximize production efficiency.
  • Working towards a Biotechnology or B.Sc. degree in biochemistry.
  • Knowledge of aseptic sampling and analysis of materials obtained during fermentation process.
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Engineering Student (Charlottetown and Windsor location)
Close Date: Sunday, March 4, 2018
BioVectra Inc. is a leading bioscience business in Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia, focused on contract manufacturing and product development of active pharmaceutical ingredients, pharmaceutical intermediates, and bioreagents.The Engineering Student is responsible to keep BioVectra’s facilities operating efficiently as possible while maintaining a strict adherence to all applicable codes and regulations. This position will minimize or eliminate unscheduled production shutdowns. To perform all work with the utmost degree of quality and safety to achieve completed first time scheduled maintenance and/or minimal shutdowns, with strict compliance to cGMP regulations.
  • Completed a minimum of 2 years in an engineering program, preferably enrolled in chemical or mechanical engineering.
  • Be competent in AutoCAD.
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Business Development Officer (Saskatoon, SK) View PDF
Close Date: Friday, March 2, 2018
Natural Products Canada (NPC) is a not-for-profit organization with a vision to make Canada flourish as the Silicon Valley of natural products. It aims to align, expand, and optimize the pan-Canadian natural products ecosystem to accelerate the development of products and technology platforms that bring real value to real customers. They are currently seeking a Business Development Officer in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. To view the full job posting and for instructions on applying for the position, please click here.
Regional Director View PDF
Close Date: Friday, March 2, 2018
Natural Products Canada (NPC) is a not-for-profit organization with a vision to make Canada flourish as the Silicon Valley of natural products. It aims to align, expand, and optimize the pan-Canadian natural products ecosystem to accelerate the development of products and technology platforms that bring real value to real customers. NPC is seeking a Regional Director to be based in Edmonton, Alberta. To view the full job posting and for instructions in applying for this position, please click here.
Research Technician II
Close Date: Saturday, March 31, 2018
Sekisui Diagnostics is a diverse company with broad product lines, a global sales and distribution network, extensive product development capabilities, state of the art manufacturing facilities and deep diagnostics expertise. Sekisui Diagnostics PEI has a job opportunity for a Research Technician II. This is a temporary contract (6 months) position located in our Charlottetown location. To view the full job posting and to apply online, please click here.
Quality Control Technologist III
Close Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Sekisui Diagnostics is a diverse company with broad product lines, a global sales and distribution network, extensive product development capabilities, state of the art manufacturing facilities and deep diagnostics expertise. Sekisui Diagnostics PEI has a job opportunity for a Quality Control Technologist III. This position is a temporary full time (12 months) position located in our Charlottetown location. To view the full job posting and to apply online, please click here.