Laboratory Technician - Analytics

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Analytical Chemistry
Posting date: 28 Feb 2019

ProClinical is partnering with a leading CRO/CDMO to advertise a vacancy for a Laboratory Technician - Analytics. The organisation supports the research and development of new drug substances and the optimization of manufacturing processes for pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and life science companies. This is an exciting opportunity to join a company that prides itself on its excellent infrastructure and unrivalled expertise, based in their office in Switzerland.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Performing analytical tests, utilising techniques such as HPLC, spectroscopy, and spectroscopic methods such as UV.
  • Performing assays using appropriate laboratory techniques for lab group assigned to.
  • Reporting observations of ongoing tests to Study Director or Laboratory Manager.
  • Communicating with supervisor and other colleagues regarding daily lab activities.
  • Working on routine assignments per written procedures, focusing on deviation from accepted practice.
  • Contributing to the overall operations and to the achievement of departmental goals
  • Performing job specific tasks in compliance with applicable Regulations, International Standards, Company Policies, and Standard Operating Procedures.

Skills and Requirements:

  • A Bachelors' degree or apprenticeship in chemical technical education or as a lab technician.
  • Fluency in English and German, in both a written and verbal capacity.
  • Demonstrable experience performing analytical tests and have knowledge of a range of analytical techniques (e.g HPLC, spectroscopy and spectroscopic methods such as UV, CD, Fluorescence, chromatographic, and calorimetric methods, such as SEC-UV, SEC-MALLS, AF4, or nanoDSC).
  • Have knowledge of GMP and ISO 9001 quality standards.
  • Experience with or knowledge of LIMS and Chromeleon systems.
  • Capable of working independently, analysing, working with attention to detail, process and prioritise sensitive complex information, and solving problems.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency in MS Office.

To Apply:

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ProClinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.