Analytical Chemist

  • Salary: 35-42 CHF per hour
  • REF Number: 00048538
  • Consultant: Jocelyn Blackham
  • Contact: 0041 (0) 782 516 595
  • Date Published: 16.07.2020
  • Closed Date: 06.08.2020
  • Sector:
  • Location: Zurich/Zug Region, Central Switzerland
  • Discipline: Science - Analytical Chemistry

CK QLS are recruiting for an Analytical Chemist to join a leading pharmaceutical company at their site in Lucern on a contract basis, for 12 months with the possibility of extension.

Analytical Chemist Role: The responsibilities of this role:

  • Testing Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API's), Intermediates and Raw Materials in accordance with approved procedures.
  • Testing associated with reaction monitoring, yield checking, cleaning validation on the plant, stability studies of API's and the development, validation.
  • Transfer of analytical methods for use in the testing laboratories.
  • Experience with chromatographic analysis methods including HPLC, UPLC, automated processes, release assays (dissolution) and GMP guidelines desirable.
  • Development and validation of new analytical methods for the release and stability of pharmaceutical products.

Further responsibilities will include:

  • Maintenance of quality systems in the laboratory including documentation, instrument qualification, calibration and other activities associated with laboratory operations in a cGMP environment.
  • Development, review and implementation of procedures in accordance with company policies, standards and regulatory expectations in this area is also a requirement.

Your Background: In order to be considered for this role, you will be required to have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

  • BSC in a relevant Scientific field.
  • Completed training as a laboratory technician, professional experience may be an advantage.
  • Previous industrial experience and hands on experience with HPLC, UPLC, dissolution, etc.
  • Fluent in German and English.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a global pharmaceutical company.

Apply: For more information or to apply for this Analytical Chemist position, please contact Jocelyn Blackham on 0041 (0) 782 516 595 or email, quoting job ref 48538.

Please could you send any correspondence in English.

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in Switzerland.

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