laboratory technician usp // johnson & johnson in Bern

Stephan Zoebeli, Randstad Inhouse Services J&J Zug
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Caring for the world, one person at a time... inspires and unites the people of Johnson & Johnson. We embrace research and science - bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Employees of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world. We have more than 230 operating companies in more than 60 countries employing approximately 126,400 people. Our worldwide headquarters is in New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA.

Janssen Vaccines AG, one of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, is a global biopharmaceutical company dedicated to bringing meaningful innovation to global health. We do this by discovering, developing, manufacturing and marketing products that combat major threats to the health of people worldwide.

Main Responsibilities:
For our team, we are looking for an open minded, motivated team player with a strong background in microbial and mammalian cell fermentation. As part of the USP Development & Investigation team you will be involved into characterization and development activities of vaccine manufacturing processes from shake flask to 10L bench scale system.

  • Execution of process development, investigation and troubleshooting activities related to particular projects in a cGMP and/or GLP environment
  • Achieve cost efficient USP manufacturing processes through optimization, characterization, scale-up and validation work and provision of the required documentation according to GLP (Lab protocols, study plans, study reports, manufacturing protocols etc.)
  • Supervisor and responsible for particular laboratories and equipment dedicated to the work area including contact person for maintenance activities, writing of work and equipment SOPs as well as troubleshooting support
  • Support GMP activities during clinical trial manufacturing at pilot scale
  • Participate regular lab inspections to ensure safety at work?


Who we are looking for:

  • Apprenticeship Biology/Chemistry/Food Technology and/or BSc level in Biotechnology / Biology / Chemistry or equivalent
  • Minimum 1+ years of work experience in a related field
  • Hands-on experience with microbial/mammalian fermentation at bench and pilot scale would be an asset
  • Experience with GMP would be an asset
  • Communicate fluently in German, basics in English are required
  • Team player and communicative personality

This role based in Bern, Switzerland will initially be limited to approx. 12 months. If you are interested in working for a global leading health care company in a challenging role, then send us your application in English today. Or give us a call if you have any questions!