Process Scientist

Last updated 11 days ago
Job Type:Full Time

About CSL

With operations in 35+ nations and ~27,000 employees worldwide, CSL is driven to develop and deliver a broad range of lifesaving therapies to treat disorders such as hemophilia and primary immune deficiencies, and vaccines to prevent influenza. Our therapies are also used in cardiac surgery, organ transplantation and burn treatment.

CSL is the parent company of CSL Behring and Seqirus. CSL Behring is a global leader in the protein biotherapeutics industry, focused on bringing to market biotherapies used to treat serious and often rare conditions. CSL Behring operates CSL Plasma, one of the world's largest collectors of human plasma, which is used to create CSL’s therapies. Seqirus is one of the largest influenza vaccine companies in the world and is a transcontinental partner in pandemic preparedness and a major contributor to the prevention and control of influenza globally.

We invite you to take a look at the many career possibilities available around the globe and consider building your promising future at CSL by becoming a member of our team!

Job Description

The Opportunity

We are seeking a Process Scientist to join our dynamic team in our Manufacturing, Science and Technology function in Parkville (Australia). This role is a full time 12 month fixed position and the focus of the role is to co-ordinate the collection, trending and reporting of technical data for the Astra Zeneca (AZ) Virus Vaccine.

The Role

Reporting to the MS&T Manager Process Sciences, your responsibilities will include:

  • Collaborate with Manufacturing, Quality and Supply Chain teams to ensure prioritisation of E&L assessments for AZ to be performed and key project deliverables are met.

  • Facilitate the trending of AZ manufacturing data as part of the Seqirus Continued Process Verification (CPV) program and perform Product Quality Impact Assessments as required.

  • Maintain knowledge and provide technical support regarding the relationship between the process, the manufactured product and data analysis to ensure AZ vaccine is efficiently manufactured according to specifications

  • Provide support for AZ manufacturing process improvement initiatives, CAPA and deviation investigations and through provision of scientific advice, process control/development support and data analysis/trending

  • Support QA and Regulatory Affairs with trending investigations to support customer complaints and potential adverse events.

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate must have:

  • Tertiary qualification in a related scientific discipline or substantial on the job pharmaceutical experience

  • Experience in a Pharmaceutical or Manufacturing environment

  • Technical understanding of Pharmaceutical manufacturing processes

  • Knowledge of cGMP regulations

  • Knowledge of Quality Management Systems

  • Strong customer focus and ability to work collaboratively with internal customers

How to apply

If this sounds like you and you are looking to further develop your skills and shape the health of Australians, please apply with your resume and cover letter, which must address the selection criteria above, and include the reference number R-123669.

Applications will close 5pm AEST on 28th October 2020.

CSL advises that screening including; criminal history, medical assessment, confirmation of experience, stated qualifications and other relevant checks form a part of the candidate suitability evaluation process. Where applicable, this applies to current CSL employees. CSL employees must notify their current manager when selected for interview for any advertised internal vacancies.

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