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Trainee – Corporate Pharmaceutical Production (m/f/d

job description: 

Octapharma specializes in the development of highly pure pharmaceuticals made of human blood plasma. As part of a family-owned enterprise, Octapharma in Vienna is not only the largest production site, but also a successful research location of the Octapharma Group. Since our company continues to grow, we are now hiring for our team a

Trainee – Corporate Pharmaceutical Production (m/f/d
Your new challenges which will inspire you:

  • Gaining deep knowledge of our Aseptic processes including material preparation (cleaning and sterilization), aseptic filling and stoppering, freeze drying process, capping, RABS/Isolator technology and primary packaging material
  • Incorporation into and use of project management tools
  • 12 exciting months beginning in October 2019 with challenging tasks and projects
  • Insights and getting to know different areas as well as other locations in Europe
  • Interesting development opportunities after successful completion of the program

Your profile that will convince us:

  • Successfully completed university degree with a focus on Biotechnology, Biochemistry or Process Engineering
  • Up to 2 years professional experience (e.g. internships), preferably in an industrial enterprise
  • German and English fluent written and spoken, any additional language is of advantage
  • Structured and process-orientated personality with sound communication abilities
  • Quick learner and results-oriented
  • Highly reliable, precise, well organized

Our attractive benefits for you:

  • Wide range of tasks in an international setting, flexibility and personal responsibility
  • Reliable employer with generous employee benefits and a salary customary in the market.
  • Familiar setting of a family-owned enterprise with benefits such as Do & Co staff restaurant,
  • extraordinary staff events and many more:

Stellenangebot, Job, Trainee – Corporate Pharmaceutical Production, Octapharma Pharmazeutika Produktionsges.m.b.H.

Additional information:

We are offering for this position an annual minimum gross salary of € 40,000 (full-time 38 h/week, All- In contract regarding collective agreement for employees of the chemical industry VG III).

The traineeship will start by October 1st, 2019

We are looking forward to new, committed employees who join forces with us to promote our strong growth in order to keep enabling our patients to live a better life - because it is in our blood! Is it in your blood too? We are looking forward to receiving your application via our online career portal.

Stellenangebot, Job, Trainee – Corporate Pharmaceutical Production, Octapharma Pharmazeutika Produktionsges.m.b.H.

Stellenangebot, Job, Trainee – Corporate Pharmaceutical Production, Octapharma Pharmazeutika Produktionsges.m.b.H.

Your contact:

Mag. Werner Mikschicek
Octapharma Pharmazeutika Produktionsges.m.b.H.
Oberlaaer Straße 235, 1100 Wien,
T: +43 (1) 610 32 – 1303


About Octapharma

As a family-owned company, Octapharma believes in investing to make a difference in people’s lives and has been doing so since 1983; because it’s in our blood. Our company values are Ownership, Integrity, Leadership, Sustainability and Entrepreneurship.In 2018, the Group achieved €1.8 billion in revenue, an operating income of €346 million and invested €204 million to ensure future prosperity. Octapharma employs more than 8,300 people worldwide, 1,200 of them in Vienna, to support the treatment of patients in 115 countries with products across three therapeutic areas:

  • Haematology (coagulation disorders),
  • Immunotherapy (immune disorders) and
  • Critical Care.

Octapharma owns six state-of-the-art Production facilities in Austria, France, Germany, Mexico and Sweden.