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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 hiring for summer 2024 for our team:

Intern (2 months) in Corporate QC Method Validation (m/f/d)

Your new challenges which will inspire you:

  • This internship is designed to complement your training and give you an insight into the work and activities of a pharmaceutical production company
  • Supporting documentation & improvement within the department
  • Diverse administrative tasks within the cQC Method Validation department

Your profile that will convince us: 

  • Students with a scientific background
  • Practical work experience desirable (internships, etc.)
  • Fluency in English
  • Good skills in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point)
  • Interest in analytics
  • Sense of responsibility, flexibility and ability to work in a team
  • Organizational talent and multi-tasking and accurate way of working

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:

Internship duration: 2 months (in the period from 01.07.2024 to 31.08.2024 OR from 01.08.2024 to 30.09.2024)

The minimum gross wage according to the collective agreement (chemical industry) for your internship is EUR 1,842,23 (with Matura and/or over 18 years old)

Please upload at least the following application documents, stating the desired internship period: letter of application, CV, diploma certificate as well as current proof of academic success

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:

Eveline Kastner (TUE – THU)
Octapharma Pharmazeutika Produktionsges.m.b.H.
Oberlaaer Straße 235, 1100 Wien,
T: +43 (1) 610 32 – 1302

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 nearly 12,000 people worldwide to support the treatment of patients in 118 countries with products across three therapeutic areas: Immunotherapy, Haematology 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 195 plasma donation centres across Europe and the US. Octapharma has 40 years of experience in patient care.

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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
  • Foto credits (c) Octapharma


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