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GxP Study Director – Fish Health
Victoria-Prince Edward Island
Start Date:
June 2021
Permanent fulltime
Required Skills:
Desired skills/experience/competencies:

• A minimum University degree including Aquaculture; Animal Biology; Microbiology; Parasitology; Virology; Biochemistry; Immunology; Cell Biology/Physiology. Masters or PhD seen as an advantage, but not essential
• Virology and/ or bacteriology experience an advantage
• Experience working in a laboratory setting including responsibility for documenting tasks.
• Ability to work as part of a team in compliance with facility standard operating procedures.
• Research experience in a strictly controlled regulatory environment will be considered an asset.
• Willingness to learn new skills and to perform routine tasks.
• Demonstrable organizational skills with the ability to multi-task.
• Self-motivated with a demonstrated ability to think creatively and solve problems.
• Fosters a positive work environment congruent with the company values and philosophy.
• Commitment to CAT’s Core Purpose: Dedication to and passion for CAT’s core purpose: We are driven by the transformative potential of aquaculture. To feed the world, support the environment, and sustain the planet. Our purpose is to unlock this potential.

Job Description:
Experienced, capable, and passionate about the aquaculture sector? We have an outstanding opportunity for a talented individual to provide leadership at The Center for Aquaculture Technologies (CAT), a private aquaculture innovation and research company who are seeking a GxP Study Director in Victoria, PE. This is a full‐time, permanent, position and will begin immediately with the successful candidate reporting to the Clinical Director. Our research team focuses on providing high quality contract R&D support and professional services to the global aquaculture industry.

The successful candidate will have a demonstrable history in running aquatic clinical studies, a strong quality mindset and be skilled in the science of GLP and GCP related requirements and operations. In addition, the candidate should be customer focused, a skilled communicator and have excellent writing skills. They must be independent, creative thinkers with the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment. This is an exciting opportunity to have a big impact in a key area of growth for our business, servicing both internal requirements, and an external customer base. We’re looking for a pragmatic team player, who has a proven track record of delivery, unafraid to get their hands dirty and has the ambition to match our own ambitions.

• Study Director/ Principal Investigator for in vivo clinical and research trials
• Adherence to the principals of Good Laboratory Practice and Good Clinical Practice
• Writing of protocols and reports
• Preparation of regulatory submissions to support study execution
• Analyses of data and production of study reports
• Designing and ensuring scientific integrity of experiments
• Care and maintenance of research animals including husbandry and animal welfare checks.
• Development and revision of standard operating procedures.
• Timely completion of all projects with a high degree of quality and excellence.
CATC offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience
To Apply:
The Center For Aquaculture Technologies Canada 
Closing date: 30 May 2021 or until the position is filled.

Please send CV/Resume and provide the contact information for three references to:

careers@aquatechcenter.com with “GxP Study Director: Fish Health – Victoria (PE)” as the subject line.

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.