CSL Behring Scientist (Fixed Term) Full Time in Parkville VIC

CSL Behring

Branch Parkville VIC AU

Scientist (Fixed Term)
Parkville VIC

A graduate degree in Biological sciences or related discipline with at least 6 years of relevant experience or a MSc./phD in science with at least 3 years…

Starting a century ago, CSL made a promise to save lives and protect the health of people stricken with a range of serious and chronic medical conditions. Today that same promise has never been stronger. Seqirus , a CSL group company, manufactures and in-licenses, markets and distributes speciality pharmaceuticals and vaccines for the prevention and treatment of serious disease. Most significantly, Seqirus is a major contributor to the prevention and control of influenza globally.

Located in Parkville (Australia) and part of the R&D Influenza team, this is a full time fixed term position. The Scientist is expected to provide expertise and technical leadership for Influenza support for manufacturing with guidance from the Department Manager. You will be part of a team involved in activities based on improving the titre of influenza virus, and improving the processes relevant to the production of influenza virus vaccine. In this role you will be required to assist with the development and document process associated with influenza production, develop assays to support manufacture, assist in development and techniques for yield enhancement and be responsible for compliance to appropriate standards and whilst liaising with Internal and external customers.

To be successful in this role you will have sound scientific knowledge and a highly developed analytical and lab skill set with experience in a wide range of virological and immunological techniques. You will use your strong report writing skills and attention to detail to deliver efficient and effective results to your internal and customers, to enable them to achieve the required business outcomes. You are a team player with excellent time management skills enabling you to prioritise and cope well under pressure to meet the required timelines.

A graduate degree in Biological sciences or related discipline with at least 6 years of relevant experience or a MSc./phD in science with at least 3 years relevant industry experience is required. You will also have a demonstrated record of scientific achievement in pharmaceutical process development and experience in Virology ,analytical development and/or hybridoma development.

If you are looking to develop your skills and shape the health of Australians, please apply.

Applications must address the selection criteria above and include a current CV, covering letter and reference number R-040714

Applications will close on Friday 5th May 2017

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Worker Type: Employee

Worker Sub Type: Fixed Term (Fixed Term)

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Parkville, VIC, AU
Posted on: 2017-04-20
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