This is where you save and sustain lives At Baxter, we are deeply connected by our mission. No matter your role at Baxter, your work makes a positive impact on people around the world. You'll feel a sense of purpose throughout the organization, as we know our work improves outcomes for millions of patients. Baxter's products and therapies are found in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. For over 85 years, we have pioneered significant medical innovations that transform healthcare. Together, we create a place where we are happy, successful and inspire each other. This is where you can do your best work. Join us at the intersection of saving and sustaining lives—where your purpose accelerates our mission. Test Method Validation Chemist We’re searching for a Test Method Validation Chemist to join our team based Castlebar, Co. Mayo. The Castlebar and Swinford facilities over 1300 staff and we operate 24/7. You will play a key role ensuring compliance to our chemistry processes and compliance procedures which are critical to saving and sustaining lives. Join us and our culture of great teams whose work values include speed, simplicity, courage and collaboration. What you will be doing: Development and validation of new analytical and method transfers for new product lines Writing and executing Analytical Method and Instrument Validations Write and execute Analytical Method and Instrument Validations Instrument trouble shooting and investigation management Preparation of batch documentation and review and approve data lab reports and protocols Delivering Analytical Development Chemistry projects within agreed timeframes Help to co-ordinate and schedule all activities for the Analytical Development laboratory through Baxter’s Enterprise Management system and Project Board meetings Help maintain a quality assurance programme and procedures for the Analytical Development Chemistry Lab Communicating Analytical Development activities to the site management team, USA and European R&D centres as well as third party customers Co-ordinate the Analytical Development Chemistry Laboratory activities for the Global, European and local programmes Attend meetings and teleconferences for R&D projects Help develop best practices for product development chemistry procedures Perform monthly ACE reviews We are looking for someone that has: Trained Technical Approver – Essential Degree in Science/ Engineering or equivalent – Essential Bonus - Green Belt Qualification Strong report writing skills Validation and test method experience Lead projects to ensure they are executed in a controlled and compliant manner that do not negatively impact batch release Experience working collaboratively with other teams Passion for product development and innovation The ability for critical thinking and problem solving The ability to communicate and work with all manner of team members, in a conscientious and inclusive way Develop a culture of continuous quality improvement Interest or experience implementing process improvement outcomes #IND-UKCOM Reasonable Accommodations Baxter is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or interview process, please send an e-mail to and let us know the nature of your request along with your contact information.