Laboratory Technician Drug Product Facility


Reference Number: 896001-W
Type of placement: Permanent


Our client is a leading biopharmaceutical company which continuously invests in innovation and growth.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Galenical formulation and manufacturing process development of solid oral dosage forms (capsules, tablets, pellets) according to protocols and plans agreed with the responsible Formulation Development Manager or Associate
  • Execution of experiments and IPC tests
  • Manufacture of batches and documentation of the manufacturing process according to cGMP for clinical trials
  • Technical development documentation, incl. the first assessment of the results; support drafting of master batch records, archiving
  • Operation / cleaning of rooms and equipment according to SOPs
  • Writing of SOPs in alignment with cGMP requirements
  • Support of inspections by internal or external authorities


Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in pharmacy/chemistry with a minimum of 3 years job relevant experience in industry
  • Education as a laboratory technician, with a minimum of 5 years job relevant experience in pharmaceutical formulation development and/or cGMP manufacture of drug product
  • Good planning skills for Galenical activities and the ability to conduct experiments independently (incl. operation of pharmaceutical equipment)
  • Readiness to work in cGMP environment (with respective clothing, hygiene and behaviour requirements) and to work in personal protection equipment (e.g. full-face masks, full protection suits with external breathing air supply, gloves etc.)
  • Good English skills (both, spoken and written) basic knowledge of German or French an advantage
  • Accuracy in documentation'
  • Good computer skills
  • Team spirit, sense of responsibility, accuracy, flexibility to work in different teams
  • Relevant working/residency permit or Swiss/EU-Citizenship required