Your new role
As an operator at Bacteriological Production in Boxmeer you are responsible for all activities necessary for the production of a high-quality and safe antigen. These antigens are then used to make vaccines that improve the quality of life for animals around the world. As an operator you will work in a fun and motivated team. Your responsibilities will include but not limited to:
What you'll need to succeed
- Preparation of media, from small scale growing to single-use cultivation techniques on a large scale up to 1500L.
- Be involved in all aspects of the downstream production including GMP documentation.
- You will work in a fast-growing network where you will face new challenges in making the products better and expanding on the number of antigens that are made.
- There would be multiple opportunities for self-development. You will gain experience in a GMP environment, be fully trained to use lean / six-sigma. Every employee is yellow belt trained.
The most suitable candidate will have training in Biotechnology, process technology, process automation or similar. MBO or bachelor or relevant work experience. 2+ years of relevant working experience in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology field. Cleanroom experience would be considered an advantage. Awareness of quality and safety during production. The ideal candidate will be motivated, eager to learn and have an analytical way of thinking. Dutch and English (written and spoken) is a strict requirement for this role. Flexibility to work with a shifted schedule.
Your new company
MSD is a leading company in global biopharmaceuticals with a diverse portfolio of prescription medicines, oncology, vaccines and animal health products. With 69,000 employees operating in more than 140 countries, MSD offers state-of-the-art laboratories, plants and offices that are designed to inspire their employees as we learn, develop and grow.
The department Animal Health is located at the Boxmeer site. There they develop new medicines specifically for animals. They produce, amongst others, vaccines that prevent bacterial, parasitic and viral infections at both pet as farm animals. MSD is one of the first companies that focuses on biological research for animal health.
What you'll get in return
Hays Detachering | This is a project that will start with a contract for 12 months through Hays. Extension to stay within the department is anticipated. At this position, you will get a competitive salary and your travel expenses are covered.
What you need to do now
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