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 jblackham@ckqls.ch, 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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