Career

Career

Are you looking for an exciting company to work for, and are you interested to learn how a plant becomes medicinal cannabis? Then take a look at our open vacancies below:

Production Director

The position:

You will be working closely with the management team and responsible for all activities pertaining to manufacturing of medical cannabis products.

Essential Functions:

Mentor and develop employees to enhance personal and professional growth and work on multiple projects:

  • Planning and organizing production schedules
  • Supervising, managing and organizing staff
  • Overseeing inventory, distribution of products and facility layout
  • Participating on cross-functional projects to improve overall efficiency of the company
  • Assuring compliance to all procedures and policies concerning all areas of manufacturing, maintenance, packaging, quality, regulatory, logistics, safety, and human resources as per company policy and GMP regulation
  • Representing the Manufacturing Department in quality investigations including but not limited to the handling of deviations, complaints, out of specification investigations, corrective and preventative actions for deviations
  • Writing, generating and revising SOP’s, protocols and master batch records
  • Managing department audits to ensure all department operations are in compliance with cGMPs and related SOP’s
  • Providing technical advice to design and procure new equipment
  • Initiating innovative ways to reduce production cycle times and cost while maintaining or increasing quality
  • Preparing weekly and monthly reports

Education/Experience/Skills:

  • Engineers, Pharmacists, Chemistries or related educational background
  • A minimum of 9 years of progressively responsible experience within the pharmaceutical/biotechnology industry with 5 years in a leadership role
  • Experience from production in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Experience in process validation and material qualification in a GMP environment or pharmaceutical industry

Requirements:

  • Strong understanding of the pharmaceutical/bio pharmaceutical manufacturing processes including quality inspections and audits
  • Extensive knowledge of regulations as they pertain to post-approval manufacturing process changes; site changes, etc.
  • Demonstrated experience with preparing/reviewing annual product review/product quality review reports
  • Extensive knowledge of current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) and demonstrated experience in manufacturing process development for new drugs
  • Collaborative leader able to operate effectively and with a strong sense of urgency in a fast-paced environment

Key to success at Medican:

Respect, collaboration, and communication with all employees in a positive and constructive way and ability to convey professional issues to both colleagues and partners in a way that promotes successful collaboration are the key success factors at Medican and requested from applicants.

Contact

For further information, please contact Farzad Jahanshahi at fj@medican.com or +45 2613 2550.

To apply, please upload your CV and cover letter to career@medican.com.

Deadline
15 October 2020

 

About Medican:

Medican A/S is an exciting, dynamic and fully integrated medicinal cannabis company with headquarters in Denmark and affiliates in Germany, the UK and Uruguay. The company was established in 2017 and has recently received the Danish Medicines Agency’s approval to manufacture bulk production which is a major milestone in the efforts to be among the first companies to launch Danish-produced medicinal cannabis in Denmark and to export to the international market, which are allowed to import medicinal cannabis.

The state of the art indoors manufacturing facility combined with highly experienced employees with extensive experience from pharmaceutical industry and cultivation, enables Medican to manufacture high quality and consistent medicinal cannabis products in accordance with the EU GMP guidelines.

Production Chemist / Validation Specialist

The position:

You will support the production of medicinal cannabis and establishment of a tissue culture laboratory and ensure that these are in full compliance with all regulatory requirements.

Essential Functions:

  • Operate, maintain, and report process data from manufacturing equipment
  • Prepare instructions in master batch records and recognize and report any deviations from those instructions during batch manufacturing
  • Qualification of manufacturing processes
  • Prepare SOP’s for manufacturing/production activities, validation protocols for production processes and equipment including final reports
  • Initiate and author investigations, CAPAs, deviations, and change control documentation as related to manufacturing of medicinal cannabis products including samples generated for testing
  • Perform the qualification/validation of new process implementation according to GMP standards.

Education/Experience/Skills:

  • Master of science in chemistry, engineering or related field and 5+ years of production/lab experience
  • Minimum 3 years pharmaceutical manufacturing experience
  • Experience and knowledge of cGMP requirements and equipment qualification
  • Experience with tissue culture is preferred
  • Detail-oriented, accountable, patient, and able to work in a team environment
  • Independent worker, able to work collaboratively across different functions.

Key to success at Medican:

Respect, collaboration, and communication with all employees in a positive and constructive way and ability to convey professional issues to both colleagues and partners in a way that promotes successful collaboration are the key success factors at Medican and requested from applicants.

Contact

For further information, please contact Farzad Jahanshahi at fj@medican.com or +45 26132550.

To apply, please upload your CV and cover letter to career@medican.com.

Deadline
15 October 2020

 

About Medican:

Medican A/S is an exciting, dynamic and fully integrated medicinal cannabis company with headquarters in Denmark and affiliates in Germany, the UK and Uruguay. The company was established in 2017 and has recently received the Danish Medicines Agency’s approval to manufacture bulk production which is a major milestone in the efforts to be among the first companies to launch Danish-produced medicinal cannabis in Denmark and to export to the international market, which are allowed to import medicinal cannabis.

The state of the art indoors manufacturing facility combined with highly experienced employees with extensive experience from pharmaceutical industry and cultivation, enables Medican to manufacture high quality and consistent medicinal cannabis products in accordance with the EU GMP guidelines.

QA Assistant

The position:

You will be part of an ambitious and strong professional QA-team that provides support to the rest of the organization in relation to the ongoing production, structure and maintenance of our quality systems as well as participate in both larger and smaller projects.

Essential Functions:

  • Review of batch documentation, logbooks etc.
  • Training of our gardeners
  • Support for production in GMP related issues
  • Administrative QA work
  • Write, review and update SOPs
  • Review and approval of deviations
  • Corrective and preventive actions
  • Change control
  • Contribute to supplier approvals

Education/Experience/Skills:

  • Pharmaconomist or lab. technician with several years of experience in the Pharmaceutical industry
  • Knowledge of and experience with the EU GMP rules
  • Fluent in Danish

To be successful in your job, we expect that you:

  • are quick to familiarize you with new subject areas and business processes
  • have experience in reviewing data
  • are detail-oriented with a good balance between the details and the overview
  • have good communication skills
  • have a good sense of humor and the ability to plan and complete your work independently and efficiently on time in the right quality
  • appreciate both team collaboration and independent tasks

Contact

For further information please contact QA/QC Director Marianne Schwarz at +45 4023 2919 or QA Specialist Linda Pihl at +45 6052 9595.

To apply, please upload your CV and cover letter to career@medican.com.

Deadline
15 October 2020

 

About Medican:

Medican A/S is an exciting, dynamic and fully integrated medicinal cannabis company with headquarters in Denmark and affiliates in Germany, the UK and Uruguay. The company was established in 2017 and has recently received the Danish Medicines Agency’s approval to manufacture bulk production which is a major milestone in the efforts to be among the first companies to launch Danish-produced medicinal cannabis in Denmark and to export to the international market, which are allowed to import medicinal cannabis.

The state of the art indoors manufacturing facility combined with highly experienced employees with extensive experience from pharmaceutical industry and cultivation, enables Medican to manufacture high quality and consistent medicinal cannabis products in accordance with the EU GMP guidelines.