Position: Cell Manufacturing Technician in GMP Environment
Location: Schlieren, Zürich area, Switzerland

Company Profile

Swiss Bioscience is a GMP manufacturing biotechnology company for the production of stem cell banking,  pioneering regenerative medicine technology in Zurich, Switzerland.

As we set standards in the rapidly developing stem cell industry, we’re seeking like-minded individuals to join our collaborative culture and dynamic team. A highly motivated manufacturing technician is sought to join our team.

What would your responsibilities be?

You operates production in our GMP Cleanroom facilities according to SOPs to produce clinical and/or commercial stem cell banking products. You carry out cGMP manufacturing operations utilizing Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), Batch Records and Form Preps. Primary responsibilities include the following:

  • Perform clean room manufacturing operations and techniques, as hands-on aseptic cell culture following approved instructions and procedures
  • Perform manufacturing steps for cell culture, such as cell isolation, thawing, cryopreservation, sub-culturing, and harvesting following approved instructions and procedures
  • Maintain the cleanliness of the clean room, equipment, and storage tank areas
  • Document and maintain Batch Record, Log Book and Form Prep requests.
  • Record data and review into log books.
  • Notify supervisors or other designated personnel of production problems (product non-conformance, work order discrepancies, equipment malfunction, etc.).
  • Execution of equipment and process qualifications as well as validation

What qualifications do I need?

  • Biologielaborant/in or Pharmalaborant/in
  • Aseptic Technique; Microbiological; Biochemical Techniques; Cryogenic Procedures; Sterilization; Equipment Calibration
  • Ability to understand and follow standard operational procedures in English.
  • Fluency in writing, speaking and reading German and English.

What experience do I need to apply?

  • Experience in pharmaceutical or biotech industry, particularly in a GLP/GMP environment 
  • Laboratory experience in molecular biology techniques and tissue culture (aseptic techniques).
  • At least 2 years of relevant GMP experience in a Manufacturing ( cleanroom) environment
  • Experience with GMP and Swissmedic ATMP regulated products, is a plus

When applying for this role, please send a cover letter together with your CV by email in English. In your cover letter clearly describe how you meet the competencies for the position and responsibilities outlined above.

Closing date for applications: 28th January 2018
Please send your application to: 

Our Human Resources Department will be in contact with you if the employment opportunity is fitting.