Apotex is a proudly Canadian, global pharmaceutical company that produces high-quality, affordable medicines (both generic and innovative pharmaceuticals) for patients around the world. We are the 7th largest generic pharmaceutical company globally with more than 12,000 employees and estimated sales of approximately $3 billion. Our fully integrated operation is comprised of four lines of business: Global Generics; Apobiologix; Global Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API); and ApoPharma (Innovative Products). With our worldwide manufacturing sites, Apotex can produce up to 24 billion dosages per year. We produce 300 medicines in 4,000 dosages and formats that are exported to 115 countries. Apotex will spend $2 billion over the next 10 years on research and development.

 

Job Summary

Responsible for nursing related activities in screening and study conduct, along with performing duties as a study custodian.

Job Responsibilities
  • Volunteer counselling, consenting and managing of screening activities.
  • Catherization and blood collection.
  • Processing Blood and Urine samples and transfer to diagnostic laboratory.
  • Recording of vitals, 12 lead ECGs and measurement of Height and Weight.
  • Performing check-in related activities such as compliance check, urine drug screening and alcohol breath analysis.
  • Performing study related activities such as drug administration, meal/ fluid monitoring, and monitoring of safety during study conduct.
  • Responsible for sample processing, segregation and transfer.
  • Responsible for data entry, review and compilation of CRF during screening and study conduct.
  • Ensures inventory of essential material for screening and conduct of study.
  • Assist in the development and review of Clinical SOPs
  • Ensure data generated is as per Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), regulatory requirements, and Good Clinical Practices (GCP) guidelines.
  • Execution of additional duties assigned by the management.
Job Requirements

Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing.

He / She should have minimum 0 to 1 year experience in Hospital/Clinic or a Clinical Research Organization

Candidate should be willing to work in shifts, seven days a week with staggered weekly offs.

 

 

At Apotex, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible work environment, where all employees feel valued, respected and supported.
 
Apotex offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities as part of its recruitment process. If you are contacted to arrange for an interview or testing, please advise us if you require an accommodation.

 

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About Apotex

Apotex Inc. was founded in 1974, and is the largest Canadian-owned pharmaceutical company. From its 2 employees, 5,000 square foot beginning, the company has grown to employ over 6,500 people in research, development, manufacturing and distribution facilities world-wide. The Canadian operations of the Apotex Group of Companies with 5,800 employees now occupy over 3 million square feet in Montreal, Richmond Hill, Toronto, Etobicoke, Mississauga, Brantford, Windsor, Winnipeg, London, Calgary and Vancouver. Apotex produces more than 300 generic pharmaceuticals in approximately 4,000 dosages and formats which, in Canada, are used to fill over 89 million prescriptions a year – the largest amount of any pharmaceutical company in this country.

Today, Apotex is a necessary and trusted member of Canada’s healthcare community. The company’s pharmaceuticals can be found in virtually every pharmacy and healthcare facility in Canada and are exported to over 115 countries around the globe. Export markets represent an ever growing portion of the total sales. Apotex has also established a presence through subsidiaries, joint ventures or licensing agreements in Australia, Belgium, Czech Republic, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Turkey, and the in, to name just a few. Healthcare professionals around the world rely on Apotex for quality and value.

Although the company’s own business is developing and manufacturing generic pharmaceuticals, the success of Apotex has enabled it to diversify into a number of other health-related areas. The Apotex Pharmaceutical Group of Companies also researches, develops, manufactures and distributes fine chemicals, non-prescription and private label medicines, and disposable plastics for medical use.

The worldwide sales of the Apotex Group of companies exceed $1 billion (Canadian $) per year.