Associate Scientist/Operational Technologist
We are now looking for an Associate Scientist/Operational Technologist at AstraZeneca with the location Gothenburg, Sweden.
Now you have a great opportunity to learn more about pharmaceutical development working with experienced operators. As a Associate Scientist/Operational Technologist you will contribute to the manufacturing of drug products in development phase for clinical studies.
Practical hands-on work in AstraZeneca´s Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) facilities with dedicated tasks in close collaboration and to support EPDM Scientist/Senior Scientist.
Purpose, Offer and Benefits
At AstraZeneca, we unlock the power of What Science Can Do. Empowered to explore, every day we work towards our ultimate aim - treating, preventing, modifying and even curing complex diseases. Be part of the team where you are empowered to follow the science!
The role is intended to be used in a flexible way to resolve short term bottle necks. The role holder will not become fully qualified as a GMP operator but will be able to carry out much of the work expected from operators under supervision.
What you´ll do:
e.g. assisting GMP operators with:
- Preparation of process rooms before and after clinical manufacture
- Assembly/disassembly and cleaning of equipment
- Dispensing of API (Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients) and excipients (inactive pharmaceutical ingredients)
- Bulk packing
- Visual inspection of drug products
- Metal check of drug products
- Check of log books
- Working according to SHE (Safety Health and environment) and GMP standards
The Bigger Picture
Pharmaceutical Sciences is responsible for the design and development of synthetic routes, preclinical and phase I/II formulations, encompassing both small molecules and new modalities such as mRNA and oligonucleotides, across the whole range of AstraZeneca´s therapeutic areas.
The manufacturing unit within Early Product Development and Manufacture (EPDM) in Gothenburg is accountable for manufacture of early investigational medicinal products (oral solutions/suspensions, parenteral solutions, capsules, tablets and inhalers), mainly for clinical Phases I and II studies.
This position is a 6 months assignment (with a chance of extension). You will be employed by TNG during this time.
Please note that the selection process is ongoing!
We are looking for flexible staff with good team working skills. You need to be careful with following written procedures and document executed tasks. In addition, you should have an interest in science, technique and manufacturing equipment and practical hands-on work.
You must have completed your studies at upper secondary school level e.g. in natural/technical sciences.
Interested?This is a staffing assignment which means that you are employed by TNG, but work for one of our customers. If you are interested in this position, apply right now! The selection process is ongoing and the position can be filled before the last apply-date. If you have any questions, please contact the recruiter.
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