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GSK are a science-led global healthcare company that researches and develops a broad range of innovative products in three primary areas of Pharmaceuticals, Vaccines and Consumer Healthcare.
 
We have a significant global presence with commercial operations in more than 150 countries, a network of 86 manufacturing sites in 36 countries and large R&D centres in the UK, USA, Spain, Belgium and China.
 
Research is vitally important to the success of our business, and we spent £3.4 billion in 2013 in our search to develop new medicines, vaccines and innovative consumer products. We are one of the few healthcare companies researching medicines and vaccines for the World Health Organization’s three priority diseases - HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria.

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Senior Biostatistician

Location:
(SINGAPORE) and various
Job Reference:
8121
Functional Area/Experience:
Business, Accounting & Finance / 3 Years
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At GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) we are dedicated to improving the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better, live longer. GSK is one of the world’s leading research based healthcare companies, with over 100,000 employees in 150 countries across our Pharmaceuticals, Vaccines and Consumer Healthcare business. 

We are proud of the difference we make and in 2016, FORTUNE Magazine ranked GSK #1 on its list of companies that are changing the world. The 'Change the World' list recognises companies that have made significant progress in sustainable, scalable approaches to addressing societal problems as part of their company strategy. Put simply, our focus is on improving access and affordability of medicines, regardless of where people live or their ability to pay. 

GSK has been present in Asia for over 50 years and our commitment to the region is strengthened by the establishment of our purpose-built headquarters for Asia. Situated in Singapore, GSK Asia House is a further step in our long-standing strategy to grow and diversify our company - emphasizing the globally balanced business we have built over the years. To better support Asia, we focus on developing talent to improve our ability to make the right decisions for healthcare professionals, patients and consumers across the region.  

GSK Vaccines grew by 14% in 2016 and is one of the largest in the world. Every year we distribute nearly 1 billion doses to 170 countries, of which over 80% were supplied to developing countries. We produce 30 paediatric and adult vaccines, 11 of which are world first, to prevent a range of infectious diseases including; hepatitis, rotavirus and HPV infections, diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough, measles, mumps, rubella, bacterial meningitis and influenza. Our Tuas site, one of only two GSK global vaccines manufacturing facilities worldwide, operates around-the-clock to manufacture the active ingredient used to make a GSK vaccine that protects children against pneumonia.

The Role
We are currently looking for experienced individuals to join the Operational Excellence team as a Senior Biostatistician reporting to the  reporting to the Process Excellence Manager .

•The Senior Biostatistician is responsible for statistical activities in support of process development trials, process consistency, performance monitoring including contributing to the statistical sanctions of the protocols, preparing statistical analysis plans, reviewing and interpreting the analysis of trial data, and QC and validation of results. 
•May also function as MSAT (Manufacturing Science and Technology) team member, and perform associated reviews of statistical portions of study and regulatory documents. 
•The Senior Biostatistician will also all aspects of non-clinical statistics in MSAT during product and process development, regulatory approval, technical transfer and routine commercial manufacturing. This includes provising statistical expertise in process development design and multivariate statistical analysis, writing statistical analysis plans and reports, performing statistical analysis and programming, checking data quality, preparing analysis datasets, generating and/or validating data listing, and table/reports. 
•He/she will deliver scientific excellence in statistical expertise to non-clinical vaccine development. 
•Will be an accoutnable partner of project teams, management and key stakeholders in the organization in providing statistical support. 
•Will be deeply involved in the continuous development of the statistical expertise and improvement of the quality and compliance of the support given by the teams. 
•Take on the statistical lead. 

 

 

 

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Process Engineer

Location:
(SINGAPORE) and various
Job Reference:
8120
Functional Area/Experience:
Engineering / 3 Years
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Key Responsibilities :
Lead process engineering activities for NCE projects in the pilot plant
•Review of chemistry scale-up requests with Process Development Chemists, Ops and Engineering Lead to determine optimum plant configuration.
•Define detailed plant and modification design. The time period for introducing new chemistry onto plant is usually less than 4 weeks, during which time any new equipment requirements must be identified, designed, fabricated, installed  [by on-site staff or contractors], commissioned, tested and operating staff trained in use before chemical processing starts.
•Agree level of hazard assessment with Ops Lead and complete Process Risk Assessment.
•Review batch record, carry out installation checks, write EOP or SOP as required and train operators.
•Support campaign on plant, troubleshooting any engineering issues.
Technology Transfers
•Generate sufficient process engineering information for GMS to ensure that the process can be effectively introduced into the desired production plant.
•Support synthetic organic chemists, process safety scientists, and process chemists in the design of processes suitable for effective scale-up.
•Assess critical process characteristics and requirements as well as existing plant capabilities and limitations by gathering and interpreting suitable experimental data.
•Significantly contribute to the development of robust manufacturing processes for the synthesis of bulk drug substance by evaluating alternative processing strategies and recommending potential process improvements.
•As a member of the ChemDev project team, identify and effectively communicate the best suitable scale-up strategy for a process including recommendations for the application of new processing technologies.
•Play an important role in facilitating a seamless technology transfer of processes to GMS by the application of state-of -the-art tools and procedures.

Capital Projects

•Act as client representative for capital projects, to ensure all the customer needs are incorporated into the design and installation of new plant and equipment.
•Identify areas of weakness in the portfolio of processing technologies (plant and equipment) and submit proposals to address these.
•Define and seek approval for the detailed project scope of plant and equipment projects, and obtain approval for capital orders and PIP's.
•Review and make recommendations on design proposals put forward by contractors, project engineers, and equipment suppliers.
•Organise HAZOP studies, act as technical recorder, and issue HAZOP report for all installations where appropriate.
•Issue commissioning programmes, lead commissioning activities, and issue final reports.
•Carry out pre-delivery inspection visits for new equipment, prior to acceptance on site.
•Compile EOP’s [Equipment operating procedures].
 

 

 

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Operations Technician Apprenticeship

Location:
(SINGAPORE) and various
Job Reference:
8119
Functional Area/Experience:
Business, Accounting & Finance / 3 Years
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GSK is currently seeking entry level candidates for SkillsFuture Earn and Learn Programme - Operations Technician  

The SkillsFuture Earn and Learn Programme (ELP) is for Singaporeans and Singapore Permanent Residents who are within three years of either graduation from the ITE and polytechnics or the Operationally Ready Date for National Servicemen. 

You will attend classes part-time, studying theory elements of the apprenticeship and gaining some practical workshop experience. In addition, you will spend time in the production facility learning new skills while rotating through various engineering roles across the site. Your apprenticeship will combine on-the-job learning with a program of training and development. 

Your role may involve:
• Performs waste management operations safely and efficiently following local operating procedures. These includes incinerator operations, waste outsourcing operations, effluent stripper operations, aqueous waste treatment systems operations, waste water/effluent operations and solvent recovery operations
• Operate, test and inspect the defined utility system as per log sheet, PPMs or procedure to ensure safety, constant and reliable utility supply to the plant at all times so as to minimize disruption to the production process. The defined utilities include boiler system/steam generation, nitrogen supply, process water/newater supply
• Do routine mechanical and lubrication checks and where required, carries out early maintenance and repair using hand tools
• Ensures the batch and operating log sheets are correctly recorded and complied
• Communicates clearly with his colleagues and at the end of his shift, hand-over to his senior operations technicians highlighting Envops status and any items bearing on safety, quality and efficiency 
• Ensure that statutory inspection schedule for boilers and stack emission are adhered to 

Our recruitment process is rigorous and is designed to help both you and us determine if this is the right opportunity for you. Initially, you will be asked to complete an online application form which will include questions around your motivation for our Apprenticeship program and your interest in GSK. Our selection process will also include online assessments and a half-day group assessment. 

The date of the Assessment Centre will be held on the 2 August 2018.

 

Why You?

Basic qualifications: 
SkillsFuture Earn & Learn program criteria:

1. Singaporean (core priority) or Singapore PR only (Program/Grant requirement)
2. Basic NITEC in Electrical Engineering or Electronics Engineering or Mechatronics Engineering
3. Have already completed National Service for male

GSK Site requirement:
1. No color blindness (job requirement)
2. No Allergy to Penicillin (job requirement