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Testing & Laboratory
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051612 Requisition #
Group Leader

Type of employment: Regular

Business Line: Life Science Services

Reporting to: Department Head
Location: Mississauga, ON

Make an impact with SGS! With more than 97,000 employees and 2,600 offices and laboratories across the world, SGS is a silent force working hard behind the scenes to deliver quality and integrity to businesses across nine industries. As the world’s leader in providing inspection, verification, testing and certification services, Forbes ranked the SGS Group as one of the world’s top multinationals and one of the world’s most innovative companies. The Dow Jones Sustainability Index has also recognized the SGS Group for its sustainability processes. In Canada, SGS employs over 2,000 team members across 70 locations.


A Day in the Life of a Group Leader at SGS Canada:
 
  • Managing and motivating analysts, and scientists to complete assigned tasks on time and to a high quality standard.
  • Monitor and maintain the flow of work and schedule daily/weekly activities of staff.
  • Provide weekly, monthly or as required team updates to the Department Head.  This includes safety reports, revenue reports, resource allocation summaries, improvement and new business opportunities, general concerns and any other business.
  • Responsible for managing small to mid-sized projects.
  • Provide expert technical support to analysts, internal and other SGS groups.
  • Write, review, and approve protocols, drafts methods and technical reports.
  • Participate in and lead investigations for OOS, OOT, and deviations. Participate and execute CAPA.
  • Evaluate client requests, scope of work plans and provide customer proposals for their work.
  • Write and Review technical data, documents, SOPs and proposals as required.
  • Executes experiments, following the company’s Standard Operating Procedures, Deviations and Change Control programs and cGMP guidelines.
  • Keep all records and lab notebooks in good order. Analyze testing data, enter the testing results into the company’s electronic system for a certificate of analysis and prepare reports, if required, in timely manner.
  • Work activities are designed in collaboration with client request inquiries and laboratory quality guidelines and procedures in SGS Life Science Services.
  • Act as a specialized technical resource to the team members around potential courses of action to resolve problems. 
Ideal Candidate: 
  • Education: BSc or MSc/PhD
  • Experience: 5+ years with demonstrated ability to complete more complex role/duties
  • Demonstrated understanding of cGMP/GLP
  • Ability to coordinate and manage a group and its workload.
  • Ability to critically interpret and analyze data
  • Able to read, understand, communicate and follow work instructions in a safe, accurate and timely manner.
  • Experience in computer programs e.g. Excel and Word.
  • Able to work well under pressure during high (peak) work loads and balancing conflicting demands of high volume versus the quality of results.
  • Extended hours and shift work is required.
 
Additional Information:

SGS Canada is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to achieving greater accessibility by providing accommodation for people with disabilities during our hiring process.  Accommodations are available on request for qualified candidates during each stage of the recruitment process.

Please note that candidates applying for Canadian job openings should be authorized to work in Canada.

 
 
 

 

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