USP Operations Senior Technician

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Biological Sciences
  3. Iceland
Reykjavík, Iceland
Posting date: 12 Oct 2023

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Proclinical are recruiting for an USP Operations Senior Technician to join a pharmaceutical organisation. This role is on a permanent basis and is located in Reykjavik.


  • Guarantee the USP suite and equipment are always preserved in a state of inspection readiness.
  • Evaluate written processes, SOPs, BMRs and any other cGMP documentations in span of knowledge.
  • Support with the implementation of technical and validation protocols.
  • Partake in investigations when needed to assist with recognising root cause and suitable activities.
  • Accountable for culture mammalian cells aseptically from cell revival stage in shake flask until end of production processing single use bioreactors rendering to pertinent protocols.
  • You will prepare media and buffers to set specifications rendering to written protocols.
  • Prepare media and buffers to set specifications in accordance with written protocols.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Educated to a degree level in a pertinent field or sufficient pertinent experience.
  • Know-how of mammalian cell culture for cGMP production of monoclonal antibodies and recombinant protein therapeutic products.
  • Familiarity with operating upstream processing equipment would be ideal.
  • Expertise on cell culture principles, practices, scale up, technology transfer and process validation actions.
  • At least 4+ years of experience in biopharmaceuticals or technical discipline would be ideal.
  • Works well in a team.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please Patrick Turbidy on +44 203 530 5120.

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

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.