ST-Coordinator, Operations Apobiologix (8-12 months Summer, 2023 co-op student)

Date: Mar 9, 2023

Location: North York, ON, CA, M9L 2Z7

Company: Apotex


About Apotex Inc.

Apotex Inc. is a proudly Canadian, global pharmaceutical company that produces high-quality, affordable medicines for patients around the world. Apotex employs almost 8,000 people worldwide in manufacturing, R&D, and commercial operations.  Apotex Inc. exports to more than 100 countries and territories and operates in more than 45 countries, with a significant presence in Canada, the US, Mexico, and India. Through vertical integration, Apotex is comprised of multiple divisions and affiliates including Apotex Inc., focused on generics; Apobiologix, a division of Apotex Inc. focused on biosimilar development; Aveva, an affiliate of Apotex Inc. fully integrated global developer and manufacturer of complete transdermal solutions; Apotex Consumer Products, a division of Apotex Inc. focused on brand name products; and Global Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (GAPI), a division of Apotex Inc. focused on the manufacturing of active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) for Apotex and third parties. For more information visit:

Job Summary

Apobiologix is a division of Apotex that works closely and in-depth with multiple global vendors in a virtual environment to deliver biopharmaceutical projects from inception to commercialization by co-development or in-licensing. 

As an Apobiologix team member, provide Apobiologix division with administrative and technical support for Chemistry Manufacturing and Controls (CMC) in addition to Program Management and Commercial Operational activities for biopharmaceuticals in the pipeline.

Job Responsibilities

  • Assists commercial operations by evaluating data using spreadsheets and databases, to perform quantitative/qualitative analysis
  • Assists in gathering, organizing and analysing data and presenting summary information and recommendations in project reports
  • Assists in liasing with internal departments to gather required information for analysis
  • Assists in project management activites related to Apobiologix projects, such as tracking and monitoring and reporting on status of activities and deliverables
  • Assists in identifying and communicating gaps, risks or issues promptly and assists in working to resolve them in a timely manner.
  • May support the creation of flow charts, tables or figures to be included in governance documents for internal processes
  • May support technical team with product life cycle management (PLCM) activities
  • Supports activities related to CMC of new and existing Apobiologic products, as necessary
  • Responsible and accountable for compliance with all aspects of the Ontario Occupational Health and Safety Act, as well as Apotex’s Health and Safety policies, Safe Work Procedures (SWPs) and Safety Charter.
  • Works in a safe manner collaborating as a team member to achieve all outcomes.
  • Demonstrate Behaviours that exhibit our organizational Values: Collaboration, Courage, Perseverance, and Passion.
  • Ensure personal adherence with all compliance programs including the Global Business Ethics and Compliance Program, Global Quality policies and procedures, Safety and Environment policies, and HR policies.
  • All other relevant duties as assigned.


Job Requirements

  • Enrolled in a University program.
  • Demonstrated Pharmaceutical interest is an asset.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills; must be able to communicate appropriately with other employees in different positions within the company
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Working knowledge of Word, Excel and Power Point are essential
  • Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
    • Understanding of biopharmaceuticals manufacturing and knowledge of biochemistry and protein analytical chemistry
  • Experience
    • Experience in pharmaceutical industry a plus


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.