Internship for Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmaceutical Technology Students – RiSM (6-12 months), Location Basel, Basel-City, Switzerland

F. Hoffmann-La Roche AG

  • Basel
  • Post Date: 18. April 2023
Job Description

Internship for Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmaceutical Technology Students - RiSM (6-12 months), Location Basel, Basel-City, Switzerland

At Roche, we believe it’s urgent to deliver medical solutions right now – even as we develop innovations for the future. We are passionate about transforming patients’ lives. We are courageous in both decision and action. And we believe that good business means a better world. That is why we come to work each day. We commit ourselves to scientific rigour, unassailable ethics, and access to medical innovations for all. We do this today to build a better tomorrow.

As part of the global technical development organization, we are responsible for the research and development of oral dosage forms, at the Roche Basel site. This includes the technical development and optimization of market formulations, the scale-up, development and optimization of the manufacturing processes including transfers to the production sites as well as the development and manufacturing of clinical batches under GMP status. Our responsibilities also include the evaluation and implementation of new drug delivery strategies and manufacturing technologies including process analytical technologies.

As an intern in the GMP Team of Operations Support & Compliance, you will accompany and support the following activities:

  • Creation and revision of phase appropriate GMP processes and documentation (SOPs)

  • Optimization of work processes taking into account cGMP and SHE requirements

  • Assistance in procurement, qualification and/or changes of manufacturing equipment and devices

  • Contribute to the implementation of new IT Systems (e.g. MES, SAP)

  • Support for the management of various quality systems (e.g. training, data management and archiving, documentation of planned and unplanned events)

Who you are:

You are a student in the subject of Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmaceutical Technology (preferably with a bachelor’s degree or 2nd State Examination) and have an interest in technical or analytical issues. Furthermore, you are interested in using and sharing your knowledge as part of a 6-12 months internship in a modern working environment.

Your further profile for this position:

  • Reliable and accurate working style in a GMP- compliant environment

  • Team-oriented and decision-making personality

  • Self-sufficient, problem solving-oriented work habits

  • Good knowledge of MS-Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

  • Proficient in German

Your complete application includes the following documents:

  • A Current CV and a Motivation Letter

  • A certificate of enrollment (if you are currently studying)

  • For Non-EU/ Non-EFTA citizens: Due to regulations, you must submit a certificate issued by your university, stating that an Internship is mandatory for your studies. Without this document, the application cannot be considered.

  • This internship is not suitable for writing a Bachelor's / Master's thesis.

Roche embraces diversity and equal opportunity in a serious way. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be.

Are you ready to apply? We are looking for someone who thinks beyond the job offered - someone who knows that this position can be a rare springboard to many other opportunities

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Who we are

At Roche, more than 100,000 people across 100 countries are pushing back the frontiers of healthcare. Working together, we’ve become one of the world’s leading research-focused healthcare groups. Our success is built on innovation, curiosity and diversity.

Basel is the headquarters of the Roche Group and one of its most important centres of pharmaceutical research. Over 10,700 employees from over 100 countries come together at our Basel/Kaiseraugst site, which is one of Roche`s largest sites. Read more.

Besides extensive development and training opportunities, we offer flexible working options, 18 weeks of maternity leave and 10 weeks of gender independent partnership leave. Our employees also benefit from multiple services on site such as child-care facilities, medical services, restaurants and cafeterias, as well as various employee events.

We believe in the power of diversity and inclusion, and strive to identify and create opportunities that enable all people to bring their unique selves to Roche.

Roche is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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