South Pacific Sera Ltd is a dynamic biotechnology company located at Washdyke, Timaru. We manufacture a range of products including veterinary vaccines, API intermediates and starting materials/reagents for human pharmaceuticals and veterinary use. Our success and growth is a direct result of our commitment to product and service quality, customer satisfaction, and maintaining a cGMP compliant manufacturing facility.
Reporting to the Chief Scientist, the cell biology specialist is a permanent full time position that is responsible for the efficient and effective management of the laboratory’s cell culture operations. The role incorporates significant research into developing new recombinant products and processes as well as bioassay validation. There is also an R&D component for developing and testing new biological products contracted for commercial purposes.
We seek applicants with:
a post graduate qualification in a relevant science
experience in mammalian cell culture
experience performing and validating bioassays
Excellent written and spoken English, including preparation of scientific reports
Computer literacy including MS Office
Competence in statistical analysis and interpreting research results
A strong work ethic
Organised and effective time management skills
Ability to fit in well in a small team.
We offer a challenging role, excellent facilities, and the wonderful lifestyle offered by the Timaru District.
To apply please email your application form and full c.v. to:
Application forms are available to download from our website www.southpacificsera.co.nz .
Applicants must be legally entitled to work in NZ.