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Octapharma specializes in the development of highly pure pharmaceuticals made of human blood plasma. As part of a family-owned enterprise, Octapharma in Vienna is not only the largest production site, but also a successful research location of the Octapharma Group. Since our company continues to grow, we are now hiring for our team in Vienna:

Expert Corporate Fill & Finish (f/m/d)

Your new challenges which will inspire you:

  • Subject Matter Expert for Fill & FInish processes including visual inspection
  • Provide expertise to support routine production, new equipment/technoplogies implementation and lifecycle management
  • Participate as Subject Matter Expert in strategic corporate initiatives to support business objectives
  • Define and implement corporate SOPs and guidelines to maintain and control visual in-spection requirements
  • Develop and maintain standardization of processes and equipment between the sites
  • Implement decisions and strategies defined by our Board
  • Assess/review/approve corporate documents
  • Represent Octapharma in front of external organizations and suppliers
  • Maintain knowledge of industry and regulatory standards

Your profile that will convince us:

  • Technical background with a complete university degree in Process / Chemical Engineer-ing or similar
  • At least 5 years of work experience in Pharmaceutical environment in the field of sterile products manufacuring
  • Experience with visual inspection processes and container closure integrity technologies for liquid and freeze dried products
  • Sound knowledge of GMP applied to sterile drug products including validation practices (US, EU, WHO organizations)
  • Excellent command of English
  • Willingness to travel
  • Mindset of data analysis and driving results
  • Strong collaboration and leadership skills through international organizations and different cultures

Our attractive benefits for you:

  • Wide range of tasks in an international setting, flexibility and personal responsibility
  • Reliable employer with generous employee benefits and a salary customary in the market.
  • Familiar setting of a family-owned enterprise with benefits such as Do & Co staff restaurant, extraordinary staff events and many more:

Additional information:

The minimum gross wage according to the collective agreement (chemical industry) for your new job is EUR 3.909,67 We strive to adapt your salary to your range of tasks and to your profile, which is why we are ready to pay wages higher than collectively agreed.

We are looking forward to new, committed employees who join forces with us to promote our strong growth in order to keep enabling our patients to live a better life – because it is in our blood! Is it in your blood too? We are looking forward to receiving your application via our online career portal.

Your contact:

Diana Golosie, MSc
Octapharma Pharmazeutika Produktionsges.m.b.H.
Oberlaaer Straße 235, 1100 Wien,
T: +43 (1) 610 32 – 4386

About Octapharma

Headquartered in Lachen, Switzerland, Octapharma is one of the largest human protein manufacturers in the world, developing and producing human proteins from human plasma and human cell lines.

Octapharma employs more than 11,000 people worldwide to support the treatment of patients in 118 countries with products across three therapeutic areas: Hematology, Immunotherapy and Critical Care.

Octapharma has seven R&D sites and five state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Austria, France, Germany and Sweden, and operates more than 190 plasma donation centers across Europe and the US.

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  • Total Jobs 32 Jobs
  • Category Private Company
  • Region A-Austria
  • Full Address Oberlaaer Straße
  • Company-video
  • Number of employees 8.300 global
  • Branche Pharmazeutische Industrie
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