Laboratory Technician/Formulation Scientist (Contract)

  • Location

    Bracknell, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Life Sciences

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  • Salary:

    £15.00 - £22.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Connor Harknett

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    52 weeks

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Activities will include:
*Plan, organise, lead/support the laboratory manufacture of formulations and small-scale product batches in line with functional/departmental requirements.

*Responsible for assisting (and leading) the characterisation of raw materials, development of formulations and final drug dosage forms for inhalation products.

*Novel & new inhalation product development and creation of intellectual property.

*Undertake formulation-related testing in line with functional/departmental requirements.

*Research/create/ develop/formulate MDI (or DPI) inhalation products via a QbD framework and participate in patent & IP generation.

*Use physical characterisation techniques to determine properties of powders and formulations.

*Conduct in-vitro data analysis and interpretation of data (preferably inhalation product testing) - via relevant statistical software packages (Excel, Minitab etc).

*Research relevant industry developments in the areas of inhalation product development.

*Utilise technical/practical knowledge and hands on skills in a laboratory environment using state of the art manufacturing and testing equipment.

*Conduct inhalation product testing using existing and new technologies relating to inhalation product characterisation.

*Author high level technical protocols / reports and present technical data to all levels within the department.

*Plan, lead and execute multiple experimental studies (experimental design) working in cross functional multidisciplinary teams.