Careers

Cell Therapy Laboratory Assistant 

Full-time position; East Melbourne Location 

  • To be involved with a leader in Cell Therapies
  • Support the manufacture of human cellular therapeutics that meets the requirements of the code of Good Manufacturing Practice for Human Blood and Tissues (cGMP), Medical Testing and the clinical needs of patients

Cell Therapies P/L is a contract manufacturing organization (CMO) and cellular product distributor that both manufactures and deploys advanced cell based therapies. Established in 2003, Cell Therapies P/L has become acknowledged as the leader and the most experienced cGMP compliant resource for cells and tissue in the Pan-Asian region.

Key activities for this new role include:

  1. Experience  in working within a laboratory Quality Management system and GMP environment
  2. Experience in Environmental monitoring of cleanrooms and microbiological reading and reporting of results
  3. Washing instruments, clean rooms  and supporting laboratory needs
  4. Stock receipt and verification
  5. Alarm testing and reporting of results
  6. Proven aseptic technique is essential
  7. Previous cell biology/ cell culture experience desirable but not essential
  8. Effective and professional communication
  9. A can-do attitude

The ideal candidate has the following skills/experience: 

  1. A proven diligent and quality-driven approach
  2. High level of accuracy, technical capability and attention to detail
  3. Ability to multitask and work autonomously
  4. Science graduate degree or equivalent industry experience
  5. Sound knowledge of Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  6. Experience in delivering in cGMP compliant service
  7. At least 2 years work experience in a related industry

This position is ideally suited to an enthusiastic, technical and communicative individual interested in developing a career and takes pride of being a highly skilled Cell Therapy Lab Assistant. This is a rare chance to be involved with a leader Cell Therapies and to have a real impact on the company’s future. In return you will be remunerated with a competitive package. To register your interest in a confidential career discussion, please send your resume attached with a cover letter to Daniela.Dittrich@petermac.org

Applications Close: 14 September, 2014