Neuchatel, Switzerland


Life Sciences



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Laboratory Technician – Biology – Neuchatel, Switzerland Be a part of a revolutionary change. At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something incredible. We’re totally transforming our business, and building our future on smoke-free products. With huge change, comes huge opportunity. So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom to dream up and deliver better, brighter solutions and the space to move your career forward in endlessly different directions. It’s so rare in R&D that everything aligns to create the ideal conditions for outstanding work. Right now, at PMI, that’s exactly what’s happening. R&D is the driving force for our bold new vision: to replace cigarettes with a revolutionary portfolio of alternative products. Join us and you’ll have the resources, support and technology you need to break new ground and see ideas come to life. You’ll be surrounded by some of the brightest scientists in their fields, with fast access to subject experts and commercial decision-makers. If you’re creative, courageous and ready to take risks, you can make a huge impact and propel your career in an endless number of directions. Ultimately, by delivering our smoke-free and beyond nicotine future. This opening is for talent pipelining. If you recognize yourself in the description below and you are curious to better understand our vision, do not hesitate to apply. We will contact you if you are meeting the criteria. Your ‘day to day’ As a Laboratory Technician – Biology you will be responsible for the well-defined scientific/technical methodologies and work procedures to perform routine biological in vitro analyses and technical activities of limited scope and complexity, apply problem-solving techniques and support/maintain biological test systems as well as test facility infrastructure. More specifically, you'll • Perform independently routine in vitro biological assays, relying on the use of experimental methodologies to provide robust & accurate data for analysis. Generate and accurately record data, observations and conclusions from routine biological in vitro tests and analyses. You may be requested to conduct some basic data processing tasks as well. • Ensure the execution of your requested duties in accordance to GLP and ISO 17025 regulations and the respective procedures while contributing to the maintenance of the quality system within the Regulatory toxicology Labs. Support the validation of instruments to the necessary AGIT and OECD standards. Operate complex pieces of instrumentation following written procedures. • Identify any potential deviation and take corrective measures including the appropriate reporting of such actions • Support the development of in vitro biological assays including developing the necessary documentation such as work instructions and forms. Who we’re looking for • CFC, Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a relevant field of biology • Sound technical know-how and functional skills in vitro toxicology/biology • Demonstrated experience with MS Office tools and Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS) • Previous team-working working experience in an accredited or certified in vitro biology laboratories (ISO and GLP) is an asset • Very good verbal and written communication skills • Proficient in written and verbal French. Good written and verbal English is also required. What we offer Our success depends on the people who come to work every single day with a sense of purpose and an appetite for progress. Join PMI and you too can: • Seize the freedom to define your future and ours. We’ll empower you to take risks, experiment and explore. • Be part of an inclusive, diverse culture, where everyone’s contribution is respected; collaborate with some of the world’s best people and feel like you belong. • Pursue your ambitions and develop your skills with a global business – our staggering size and scale provides endless opportunities to progress. • Take pride in delivering our promise to society: a smoke-free future. #LIJobs