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Lab Technician / Laborant

Are you looking for a new challenge in Biochemistry within the pharmaceutical industry? Are you keen on working with state of the art technology and a variety of techniques? We might have what you are looking for!

Job Description
Within this company we are looking for an experienced technician with a background in pharmaceuticals. You will work in a multidisciplinary and dynamic environment with state-of the art technology and techniques such as: HPLC, ELISA, PCR, UV-VIS and cell based assays under GMP conditions. You will be involved in analyzing samples, validating and optimizing methods, and troubleshooting.


  • Executing QC analysis on pharmaceuticals under GMP

  • Using (bio)chemical techniques: ELISA, HPLC, UV, cell based assays, PCR

  • Optimizing and validating new and existing methods

  • Updating quality documents (GMP)

  • Training junior lab technicians


  • BSc or Secondary Technical degree in Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry or equivalent

  • A minimum of 2 years experience as a technician

  • Experience with HPLC, ELISA, UV and/or PCR

  • GMP experience is a must

  • Good communication skills in English

  • Good communication skills in German (B1) or willingness to learn

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with a high work load

  • Open for candidates that need to relocate

  • Without a valid work permit, your application will not be processed


  • Location: Sion region (Switzerland)

  • Contract: one year contract starting directly at client

  • Salary: CHF 70.000 - CHF 85.000

  • Hours: fulltime

  • Startdate: a.s.a.p., maximum of one month notice period

  • Vacancy number: 17174

Oxford Global Resources is the largest recruitment agency within the fields of Science, Engineering and IT. All our recruiters have a relevant background within these fields and can help you find the perfect job through our extensive network.

As a specialist company we have a wide range of laboratory vacancies in Quality Control (QC) and Research & Development (R&D) within various sectors, including Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology, Contract Manufacturing, Contract Research, Food Industry, Chemicals, Environment and Plants.

Oxford is always looking for talent with expertise in Biotechnology, Immunology, Biochemistry, Virology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Life Science, Analytical Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Polymer Chemistry, Petrochemistry and Diagnostics. We are keen to meet candidates who have experience in one or more of the following techniques: USP (Upstream Processing) DSP (Downstream Processing), Bioprocesses, virus culture, cell culture, ELISA, FACS, Western Blot, SDS-page, PCR, RT-PCR, qPCR, cloning, sequencing, protein purification, purification, HPLC, UPLC, chromatography, physical chemistry, viscosity, melting point, pourpoint, pH, XRF, GC, GC-MS, LC, LC-MS, ICP ICP-MS, AAS, UV, titrations, Karl Fisher, formulation, sterility, determinations, bioburden, environmental monitoring, LIMS, GMP, GLP, GCP, GDP, ISO17025.

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