Summer Student - Biochemistry Posted Mar 13
Hays Resource Management - Astrazeneca , Macclesfield, Cheshire, United Kingdom
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Summer Students

Quality Control Technician

Location: Macclesfield

Duration: 12 weeks

Remuneration: competitive

Working hours: 36.5 hours weekly

We are looking for a number of Summer Students to complete a 12 week placement at our client site. Our client is a large global Pharmaceutical company. This is an exciting opportunity for any Science student looking for experience during the summer holidays. Quality control is broad department with placements available in Analytical Chemistry, Microbiology and Biochemistry.

Quality Control technicians will test products from the QC laboratory team against agreed Quality Standards within agreed customer service lead-times.

The Quality Control Technician is responsible for:

Testing products, materials and laboratory results against the agreed Quality Standards to ensure the quality, safety and efficacy of these products to the customer or user.

Ensuring the appropriate quality systems are followed in order for the laboratory to meet its responsibilities with respect to GCLP, GMP and SHE.

Working knowledge of LEAN tools and techniques

Requirements - Education and Experience:

Qualified to A level/or equivalent in Chemistry/Biology

Studying for a Bsc/Msc in Chemistry, Biology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, or similar Life Science subject

Previous working experience in a GMP environment, ideally in the area of laboratory QC.

A desire to work with the Drug Discovery, Pharamacuetical or Quality Control area

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Employment Type: Contract
Duration: 12 weeks