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Manufacturing Team Lead

Windsor, NS, Canada Req #105
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
BioVectra Inc. is a leading bio-science business in Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia, focused on contract manufacturing and product development of active pharmaceutical ingredients, pharmaceutical intermediates, and bioreagents.

BioVectra Inc. has an opening for a Manufacturing Team LeadThis is a permanent, full-time position located in Windsor Nova Scotia.

The candidate will be responsible for:

  • Overseeing shift supervisors in accomplishing overall departmental production needs and reviewing work to ensure consistency with written standards.
  • Mentoring members of the production group and providing constructive input.
  • Reviewing the completed production records (ensuring all quality related documentation is signed and verified, QA review items are resolved and label requests have been completed).
  • Assisting in updates on batch production records (BPRs) to optimize process efficiencies and to assist in developing new BPR’s or work instructions. 
  • Ensuring raw material and consumable counts are completed upon request.
  • Ensuring the equipment and processing areas are in an audit ready state to meet the posted schedule in compliance.
  • Identifying, troubleshooting and resolving equipment, process and facility issues as well as contributing to process risk assessments.
  • Participating in the hiring, training and performance evaluation of employees.
  • Participating in regulatory inspections and audits.
  • Interacting with multi-discipline units and personnel to ensure product quality and on-time delivery is adhered to.
  • Performing all manufacturing operation functions when required.
  • Managing the time and attendance software program and ensuring accuracy in all job costing activities.
  • Flexibility for after hour consultation during manufacturing activities or during infrequent production activities will be required.
  • Participating in client meetings and teleconferences.


The successful candidate for this position should have:

  • Grade 12 Diploma.
  • Post-Secondary Degree or Diploma (chemistry, biochemistry, biology, engineering) an asset.
  • Five years of related technical experience, chemical, pharma, or biotech processing is an asset.    
  • Two years of demonstrated supervisory experience.
  • Knowledge of GMP, protocols and FDA guidance.
  • Experience with various software programs, spreadsheets, and word processing.


BioVectra offers a competitive salary and benefit package. Interested candidates are asked to apply by choosing the “Apply Now” button.


Closing Date July 7th 2020

We thank all applicants for their interest but wish to advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
  • Windsor, NS, Canada