Intermediate Scientist

  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario
  • Job type
  • Category
    Science - Research

Adecco is currently hiring an Intermediate Scientist for our Medical Manufacturing client in Ottawa West. This is a 1-year contract opportunity offering full time hours. Hourly rate of pay will be determined based on level of experience.

Our client is a diversified health care innovator with a legacy of pioneering work in medical diagnostics and devices. They are dedicated to advancing innovative with-patient diagnostic technology to improve patient care and system efficiency by fundamentally changing the way health care professionals process patients through their system. 

As a member of the R&D group, you will be part of a team of Scientists and Engineers working on product development or product enhancement projects. You will work within the established design control process to develop and test products, design and implement experiments, conduct test protocols and prepare related technical documentation. 


Intermediate Scientist Responsibilities:

  • Conduct experimentation and measurement utilizing multiple techniques, investigate, identify, develop and optimize new methods, processes or techniques to meet project needs.
  • Execute relevant experiments, studies and tests.
  • Assist in implementing new experimental protocols, studies or operational processes.
  • Interpret data and results, draw conclusions, note Scientific deviations.
  • Suggest, design, pursue and execute relevant experiments, studies and tests.
  • Apply advanced Scientific knowledge to projects.
  • Participate on cross-functional teams. 
  • Understand and comply with applicable EHS policies, procedures, rules and regulations.
  • Responsible for implementing and maintaining the effectiveness of the Quality System.
  • Other tasks and duties as assigned.

    Intermediate Scientist Experience / Competencies / Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree with a minimum 3 years of experience
  • Ability to organize experiments, process knowledge and data to invent new methodologies.
  • Ability to work independently and in groups.
  • Ability to clearly, concisely and accurately convey communications.
  • Ability to form and develop interpersonal, professional relationships; display socially and professionally appropriate behavior.
  • Demonstrated initiative and problem-solving skills; critical-thinking skills.
  • Experience working in a Clinical Lab facility considered an asset.
  • Knowledge of Good Lab Practices and Good Manufacturing Practices is an asset.
  • Innovation, ingenuity and originality are valued.
  • Beneficial attributes:  enthusiasm, decisiveness and adaptability to changing business requirements, self-starter.
  • To be considered for the Intermediate Scientist contract, please click on Apply Now!


    • Apply with Adecco

    Reference number CA_EN_1_021956_1626883

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