We are looking for you who have finished your upper secondary school (e.g. in natural/technical sciences) and wants some practical work experience before starting higher education. We now have an exciting opportunity for you to join the manufacturing team at AstraZeneca working as a consultant.
AstraZeneca is a major international healthcare business engaged in the research, development, manufacture and marketing of prescription pharmaceuticals and the supply of healthcare services. AstraZeneca is proud to offer a unique workplace culture that inspires innovation and collaboration. Co-workers are empowered to express diverse perspectives - and are made to feel valued, energized and rewarded for their ideas and creativity.
Drug Product Manufacture (DPM) in Mölndal manufactures investigational products (oral solution/suspension, parenteral solutions, capsules, tablets and inhalers) to AZ clinical studies mainly in phase I/II around the globe and is a vital part of the Pharmaceutical Development Supply Chain organisation. At DPM in the GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) arena you will make a contribution in delivering clinical results and new medicines.
You will have a great opportunity to learn more about pharmaceutical development working with experienced operators. This role (Career level B) contributes to the manufacturing of drug product in development phase for clinical studies. All below activities will have an impact on the speed, quality and cost of the AZ development portfolio.
Work tasks includes practical hands-on work in our pilot plant GMP facilities with dedicated tasks supporting and working closely with DPM Scientist or Senior Scientist 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 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.
Requirements for the role.
We are looking for people that have finished upper secondary school (e.g. in natural/technical sciences) and that wants some practical work experience before starting higher education.
Essential for the role is:
- An interest in science, technique and manufacturing equipment, as well as practical hands-on work.
- An accuracy, being able to follow written procedures and document executed tasks.
- Good teamworking skills and a flexible mind-set.
Randstad Life Sciences is specialized in competences within Life Science. As a consultant with us, you get a competitive salary, benefits and collective agreements. Your consultant manager is always there for you and ensures that you get varying and developing assignments at different companies, within different industries. At Randstad Life Sciences, your personal development is in focus, and you are offered a large network and many social activities.
For us, it is important that all competence and skills in the labor market are utilized. We welcome all applicants and strive for diversity.
2019-08-18, selection and interviews will be ongoing. The position may be filled before the last day of application, therefore, apply as soon as possible.
For more information: Eleonor Ehrman 0733434109
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