Biotech Engineer

  • Contract type Permanent and Temporary - until further notice
  • Place
  • Reference 154172-169-1
  • Start date 01.01.2021
  • Sector Chemistry & Life Sciences
  • Publication date 17.11.2020
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For our client - a leading pharmaceutical company situated near to Lucerne - we are contracting a:

Biotech Engineer

Your assignment

- For novel and resupply of Batch or Continuous Manufacturing Clinical Supply Drug Substance
- Run and support the day to day operations of manufacturing processes
- Operate equipment according to batch records, sampling plans and standard operating procedures
- Work with Facility Management / internal team members in the in the maintaining of GMP status of responsible equipment devices in routine monitoring, calibration, maintenance, and certifications
- Support weekend or on-call duty on select time frames to support manufacturing
- Responsible for contributing to the implementation of new technologies
- Capital Requests and Sourcing
- Qualification of Devices / Equipment
- Authoring of batch records, sampling plans, and standard operating procedures
- Act as SME for implemented new technologies, guiding the implementation into routine production
- Author Protocols and Prepare Design of Experiments to show comparability of new technologies versus legacy
- Support the area?s implementation of risk assessments, complex changes, and complex investigations
- Support development of a culture of continuous improvement across the site
- Embody Safe by Choice - know and follow the Safety, Health and Environment guidelines and work towards company safety and environment goals

Your profile

- Bachelors degree in Biotechnology, Chemistry, Biology, Pharmacy, or Process engineering
- 2+ years of experience in Biotech Industry (bulk manufacturing of pharmaceutical or biological components). Position level will scale with experience level of candidate
- Familiarity with Unit Operations for mAb manufacturing
- Competent in analyzing complex situations and show practical problem-solving capabilities
- Verbal or spoken communication skills in German and/or English
- Ability to work independently and within a cross-functional team
- Proficiency in German of B1 or Higher


This multifaceted project provides the opportunity to apply and increase your expert knowledge in one of the largest pharmaceutical companies worldwide. Also the possibility of contract extension is given. To submit your complete CV including diplomas and references just use the button ‘Apply'. We are looking forward receiving your application today!

About Manpower
Manpower Switzerland offers its customers more than 55 years of experience in the recruitment, selection and placement of permanent and temporary staff, as well as in HR solutions. Its network of 50 branches active in all linguistic regions, 20,000 temporary staff, 1,500 permanent placements and over 5,000 clients – including small, medium and large companies – in all sectors of industry make Manpower one of Switzerland’s leading providers of workforce management solutions.
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Veronika Walz

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4052 Basle

T: +41 58 307 2441

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