Trainee Commissioning and Qualification SGIE

Switzerland, Visp

Today, Lonza is a global leader in life sciences operating across three continents. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.

Lonza in Visp is looking for a Trainee (m/f/d) for Commissioning and Qualification within our SGIE organization (Strategic Growth and Investment Engineering). This Trainee Position combines in-depth training and skills development with exposure to various aspects of Lonzas Strategic Growth Projects & Global Engineering in the environment Commissioning and Qualification (C&Q).
During two years the Trainee will gain a broad perspective within SGIE. The assignment of responsibilities and projects depends on current business needs and on the Trainee’s skills and interests.

Key responsibilities:

  • Supports the Kneat (CQV Paperless Execution) System implementation with respect to:

    • New Letter Development and Site information

    • Supporting Projects for C&Q Document Transfer

    • Supporting dedicated projects

      • Mapping

      • C&Q

      • Templates

      • Training

    • Supports project monitoring on performance and delivery

    • Support problem solving activities by developing options and prepare decisions matrix (pros and cons)

  • Supports Training activities

  • Identify opportunities for process improvement, simplification and automation in the respective project. Drive “share & reapply” of best practices.

  • Cooperate closely with peers from the network or other stakeholders in several areas of Project Engineering management in a collaborating setting.

  • Act as key member in cross functional technical project teams (C&Q, Operations, Engineering)

  • Issue, review or approve project related documents

  • Participate and support regulatory inspections and customer audit

Key requirements:

  • Dipl. Ing. / M. Sc. / B. Sc. or equivalent in Engineering/Life Sciences, Materials Science or similar

  • Familiarity with process equipment and GMP biomanufacturing environment and requirements is an advantage

  • Familiar with MS-365 and related APPs (e.g., Excel, Word, Visio, Forms, Teams)

  • Good Quality Mindset (GMP, RFT, OTIF)

  • Fluency in English is a must have, German preferred

  • Demonstrated ability to analyze technical data and design experiments

  • Project management skills.

Every day, Lonza’s products and services have a positive impact on millions of people. For us, this is not only a great privilege, but also a great responsibility. How we achieve our business results is just as important as the achievements themselves. At Lonza, we respect and protect our people and our environment. Any success we achieve is no success at all if not achieved ethically.

People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.

Reference: R43436