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Bio-Works söker en drivande produktionsingenjör (Ref 18-01)

Uppsala, November 22, 2018

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Till vår produktionsavdelning söker vi en driftig, engagerad produktionsingenjör med arbetserfarenhet!
Som produktionsingenjör ansvarar du för reguljär produktion, produktionsutveckling, produktionsuppföljning samt kvalitetsfrågor i verksamheten.
I tjänsten ingår även ansvar för lager av råmaterial, intermediat och färdig vara och utför planerade inventeringar samt rapportera av brister och säkerställa lagervolymer.
För att lyckas i denna roll bör du som person vara engagerad, initiativrik och drivas av utmaningar, samt känna dig bekväm i att ta ett stort ansvar.
Att arbeta både självständigt och i team ser vi som en självklarhet.
Erfarenhet ifrån ISO 9001 eller GMP är meriterande för tjänsten
I denna tjänst finns bra utvecklingsmöjligheter då Bio-Works befinner sig i ett expansivt skede.

Utbildning/Erfarenhet

  • Teknisk/naturvetenskaplig utbildning på högskolenivå med inriktning mot kemi, process- eller polymerteknik alternativt motsvarande kompetens erhållen genom mångårig branscherfarenhet
  • Erfarenhet av organisk syntetisk kemi i stor skala är meriterande
  • Goda kunskaper i både svenska och engelska och uttrycker dig väl såväl i tal som i skrift
  • Erfarenhet av arbete inom ISO9001 eller GMP

Personliga egenskaper

  • Kunna driva processarbete och förstå samverkan mellan produktkrav, material, process och utrustning
  • Att aktivt kunna delta i tvärfunktionella grupperingar där framdrift är en viktig faktor
  • Kunna ta en mångsidig & drivande roll i en miljö med hög förändringstakt

Arbetsuppgifter

  • Planera och utföra produktionsordrar
  • Planera och utföra produktionsutveckling och produktionsuppföljning
  • Delta i det kontinuerliga arbetet med kvalitetsfrågor och uppföljningar
  • Ansvara för lager och inventeringar
  • Säkerställa lagervolymer

Om tjänsten:

  • Titel: Produktionsingenjör
  • Avdelning: Produktion
  • Start: Tillträde snarast
  • Anställningsform: Heltid (100%)
  • Placering: Uppsala

Bio-Works har kollektivavtal enligt IKEM.

Har du några frågor gällande tjänsten kontakta Olof Haglund, Produktionschef (tel 0708594286)

Skicka ansökan och CV till olof.haglund@bio-works.com  – märk mailet med ”Produktionsingenjör 18-01” alternativt genom formuläret nedan.

Sista ansökningsdag 2018-12-31, men intervjuer kommer att ske löpande och tjänsten kan komma att tillträdas innan slutdatum.

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Bio-Works söker en processtekniker (Ref 18-02)

Uppsala, November 22, 2018

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Till vår produktionsavdelning söker vi en driftig och engagerad processtekniker med arbetserfarenhet!

Som processtekniker arbetar du i reguljär produktion och i produktionsutvecklings projekt.

I tjänsten ingår även ansvar för godsmottagning och lagerarbete.

För att lyckas i denna roll bör du som person vara engagerad, initiativrik och drivas av utmaningar, samt känna dig bekväm i att ta ansvar.

Att arbeta både självständigt och i team ser vi som en självklarhet.

Erfarenhet ifrån ISO 9001 eller GMP är meriterande för tjänsten

I denna tjänst finns bra utvecklingsmöjligheter då Bio-Works befinner sig i ett expansivt skede.

Utbildning/Erfarenhet

  • Teknisk/naturvetenskaplig utbildning med inriktning mot kemi, process- eller polymerteknik alternativt motsvarande kompetens erhållen genom mångårig branscherfarenhet
  • Erfarenhet av kemisk produktion är meriterande
  • Goda kunskaper i både svenska och engelska
  • Erfarenhet av arbete inom ISO9001 eller GMP

Personliga egenskaper

  • Kunna ta ansvar för dina uppgifter
  • Att aktivt ta del av produktionsarbetet
  • Att kunna arbeta noggrant och säkert trots högt tempo

Arbetsuppgifter

  • Utföra produktionsordrar
  • Godsmottagning samt lagerhantering
  • Delta i det kontinuerliga arbetet med kvalitetsfrågor och uppföljningar
  • Ansvar för material förflyttningar mellan lager och produktion

Om tjänsten:

  • Tjänst: Processtekniker
  • Avdelning: Produktion
  • Start: Mars 2019
  • Anställningform: Heltid (100%)
  • Placering: Uppsala

Bio-Works har kollektivavtal enligt IKEM.

Har du några frågor gällande tjänsten kontakta Olof Haglund, Produktionschef (tel 0708594286)

Skicka ansökan och CV till olof.haglund@bio-works.com  – märk mailet med ”Processtekniker 18-02” alternativt sök via LinkedIN genom

Sista ansökningsdag 2018-02-28, men intervjuer kommer att ske löpande och tjänsten kan komma att tillträdas innan slutdatum.

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Bio-Works is extending the Product Management function

Uppsala, November 7, 2018

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Product Management is a core function within Bio-Works. The product management role is the hub between R&D, Production and Sales with accountability for the company’s product portfolio. Bio-Works is now extending the function and are looking to hire one more person.

The Product Manager will work with everything that has to do with ensuring that the customer receives attractive and well supported products of high quality. This includes defining and initiating development projects needed to expand the portfolio as well as ensuring that existing products are fulfilling customer and market requirements.

The role requires understanding of chromatography products/techniques and the protein/peptide purification challenges that our customers have. Therefore, the person we are looking for needs to have a university degree in biotechnology or similar education. 

The position requires travelling to support sales when in-depth product knowledge is required, so mastering one language other than English is preferred and possession of a valid driving license is required.

Previous experience of product management, preferably in the Life Science field, and/or chromatography application experience are important skills for this position.

Candidate requirements (qualifications/experience)

  • Minimum 3 years of experience as product manager or application specialist
  • Work experience in the field of Life Science or similar
  • University degree in biotechnology/biology or similar
  • Fluent English and preferably one other language
  • A valid driving license

Personality profile:

  • Good organizational skills & high customer focus
  • Excellent communication & presentation skills
  • Expected to develop in-depth knowledge on products and techniques
  • Ability to take own initiatives and decisions

Key responsibilities:

  • Ensuring the products are well supported with appropriate documentation
  • Continuous review of product portfolio suggesting additions and deletions
  • Defining new products and projects as well as lead product launch projects
  • Supporting sales with in-depth product knowledge in customer communication
  • Handling customer feedback and complaints

About the job:

  • Seniority level: mid-Senior
  • Job functions: Product Management
  • Start time: Immediately, with regard to notice periods
  • Employment type: Full-time
  • Main location: Uppsala, Sweden

If you have any questions regarding this job please contact Karsten Fjärstedt, VP Marketing & Business Development (tel: 0705106644).

Please send your application and CV to Karsten.fjarstedt@bio-works.com. Last day for your application is November 30, 2018.

About Bio-Works

Bio-Works was founded 2006 and is based in Uppsala, Sweden. We develop, produce and deliver innovative agarose based products to industry and research organizations in the Life Science field. Our business focus is on marketing and sales of products for the purification of peptides, proteins and other biomolecules in markets with fast growth. Many of the employees have long experience from the biotechnology industry and knowledge about the development of high performance purification products. Our knowledge and experience in this field has made it possible to develop a strong product portfolio with very high performance regarding yield and purity, which is important both in research applications and in industrial production. We are in an exciting development phase as a company and envision a very exciting future

Bio-Works expanding Key Account Management

Uppsala, November 23

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Bio-Works is increasing its focus on Key Account Management and are looking to hire a new employee. The KAM will be involved in classical sales activities to find new leads, but more importantly to initiate face-to-face meetings to build relations with key customers. Supported by Technical Sales the role is responsible for maintaining a close relation and expand relations with the key customer’s network. The person we are looking for has a university degree in biotechnology or similar.

By understanding our own products and the protein purification challenges that our customers have, the task is to propose the right Bio-Works product solution. The position requires travelling in terms of frequent customer visits; therefore, mastering one other language other than English is preferred and having valid driving license is required.

Previous experience from sales, preferably in the Life Science field, but creativity and customer relationship management are more important skills for this position.

Candidate requirements (qualifications/experience)

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in Sales in a commercial environment
  • Work experience in Life Science or similar
  • MSc or PhD in biological/chemical science
  • Fluent English and preferably one other language
  • A valid driving license

Person specification:

  • Excellent communication & presentational skills
  • Expected to develop product knowledge of our own products
  • Good negotiation skills & customer focus
  • Able to make decisions individually

Key responsibilities:

  • First line business contact to key customers within the specified area
  • Coordination of sales activities, technical customer service and project management
  • Evaluation and expansion of new business opportunities and customer network
  • Transfer customer needs, requirement and expectations into the organization
  • Gathering and reporting business intelligence and competitive situation

About the job:

  • Seniority level: mid-Senior
  • Job functions: Sales
  • Start time: Immediately, with regard to notice periods
  • Employment type: Full-time
  • Main location: Uppsala, Sweden

If you have questions regarding this job please contact Karsten Fjärstedt, VP Marketing & Business Development (tel: 0705106644) or Peter Lindqvist, Commercial Director (tel: 0735189086).

Please send your application and CV to Karsten.fjarstedt@bio-works.com. Last day for your application is November 30, 2017.

Organic chemist, temporary position; ref 18-01

Uppsala, December 8th

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Bio-Works are increasing the product development efforts within Chromatography resins for bioprocess downstream, and are looking to hire a new employee. The Organic chemist Research engineer/scientist will be involved in the development of methods for crosslinking of chromatographic beads (resins), and ligand coupling. Primarily, the work involves research and development of agarose bead technologies in cross-functional teams. Knowledge in solid-phase chemistry, especially modification of agarose and other polysaccharides is a strong merit. Experience in chromatography resin development or manufacturing is also an excellent merit.

The person we are looking for has a university degree in Organic chemistry, or similar.

Candidate requirements (qualifications/experience)

  • MSc or PhD in Organic chemistry, or similar
  • Knowledge in solid-phase organic chemistry
  • Fluent English

Person specification:

  • Knowledge in organic chemistry and related characterisation
  • Strong skills in conducting and recording scientific work
  • Well-organised, flexible and sharing information within the organisation
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a cross-functional team
  • Self-motivated and with strong communication skills

Key responsibilities:

  • Contribute in resin development with crosslinking and derivitisation of agarose biopolymers
  • Plan, conduct and report the work
  • Contribute with resin characterisation with existing in-house methods
  • Develop and share knowledge of chemical derivitisation of agarose/biopolymer bead technologies, and surface chemistry
  • Monitor the progress in the field of solid-phase organic chemistry and biopolymer bead technology
  • Commitment to quality – to work according to ISO9001:2015

About the job:

  • Seniority level: Associate
  • Job functions: Research engineer or Scientist within Research and development
  • Start time: Immediately, with regard to notice periods
  • Employment type: Full-time, temporary position 12 months
  • Main location: Uppsala, Sweden

If you have questions regarding this job please contact Lars Haneskog, Dir. R&D (tel: +46 703665744).Please send your application and CV to lars.haneskog@bio-works.com. Last day for your application is January 5, 2018.

Organic chemist; ref 18-02

Uppsala, December 8th

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Bio-Works are increasing the product development efforts within Chromatography resins for bioprocess downstream, and are looking to hire a new employee. The Organic chemist Research engineer/scientist will be involved in the development of methods for crosslinking of chromatographic beads (resins), and ligand coupling. Primarily, the work involves research and development of agarose bead technologies in cross-functional teams. Knowledge in solid-phase chemistry, especially modification of agarose and other polysaccharides is a strong merit. Experience in chromatography resin development or manufacturing is also an excellent merit.

The person we are looking for has a university degree in Organic chemistry, or similar.

Candidate requirements (qualifications/experience)

  • MSc or PhD in Organic chemistry, or similar
  • Knowledge in solid-phase organic chemistry
  • Fluent English

Person specification:

  • Knowledge in organic chemistry and related characterisation
  • Strong skills in conducting and recording scientific work
  • Well-organised, flexible and sharing information within the organisation
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a cross-functional team
  • Self-motivated and with strong communication skills

Key responsibilities:

  • Contribute in resin development with crosslinking and derivitisation of agarose biopolymers
  • Plan, conduct and report the work
  • Contribute with resin characterisation with existing in-house methods
  • Develop and share knowledge of chemical derivitisation of agarose/biopolymer bead technologies, and surface chemistry
  • Monitor the progress in the field of solid-phase organic chemistry and biopolymer bead technology
  • Commitment to quality – to work according to ISO9001:2015

About the job:

  • Seniority level: Entry-level to senior
  • Job functions: Research engineer or Scientist within Research and development
  • Start time: Immediately, with regard to notice periods
  • Employment type: Full-time
  • Main location: Uppsala, Sweden

If you have questions regarding this job please contact Lars Haneskog, Dir. R&D (tel: +46 703665744).

Please send your application and CV to lars.haneskog@bio-works.com. Last day for your application is January 5, 2018.

Scientist material science, polymer chemist; ref 18-03

Uppsala, December 8th

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Bio-Works are increasing the product development efforts within Chromatography resins for bioprocess downstream and are looking to hire a new employee. The Polymer chemist Research engineer/scientist will be involved in the development of methods for emulsification and crosslinking of chromatographic beads (resins). Primarily, the work involves research and development of agarose bead technologies in a cross-functional team. Experience in chromato-graphy resin development or manufacturing is an excellent merit.

The person we are looking for has a university degree in Polymer or Material science and engineering, or similar.

Candidate requirements (qualifications/experience)

  • MSc or PhD in Polymer or Material science and engineering, polymer chemistry, surface chemistry, or similar
  • Experience in polymer science, organic chemistry, or polysaccharide chemistry
  • Experience in polymer characterisation by physical and chemical methods
  • Fluent in English

Person specification:

  • Knowledge in biopolymer modification and characterisation
  • Strong skills in conducting and recording scientific work
  • Well-organised, flexible and sharing information within the organisation
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a cross-functional team
  • Self-motivated and with strong communication skills

Key responsibilities:

  • Contribute in resin development with emulsification and crosslinking of agarose biopolymers
  • Plan, conduct and report the work
  • Contribute with resin characterisation
  • Develop and share knowledge of agarose/biopolymer bead technologies
  • Monitor the progress in the field
  • Commitment to quality – to work according to ISO9001:2015

About the job:

  • Seniority level: Senior
  • Job functions: Research engineer or Scientist within Research and development
  • Start time: Immediately, with regard to notice periods
  • Employment type: Full-time
  • Main location: Uppsala, Sweden

If you have questions regarding this job please contact Lars Haneskog, Dir. R&D (tel: +46 703665744).

Please send your application and CV to lars.haneskog@bio-works.com. Last day for your application is January 5, 2018.

Scientist/Sr. Scientist Bioprocess Applications; ref 18-04

Uppsala, December 8th

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Bio-Works are increasing the product development efforts within Chromatography resins for bioprocess downstream, and are looking to hire a new employee. The Application scientist will be involved in resin characterisation and application development. The work will from time to time involve technical support and other customer-related activities such as oral presentations. Knowledge in chromatography and purification of proteins and other biomolecules is important, as well as understanding our own product solutions. Experience from research-scale protein purification and/or downstream processing is desired. The person we are looking for has a university degree in biotechnology, biochemistry, or similar.

Candidate requirements (qualifications/experience)

  • PhD or MSc in Biotechnology, Biochemistry, or similar
  • Experience in Biopharmaceutical industry research or downstream processing (desired)
  • Experience in communication within the Life sciences (talks and writing)
  • Fluent English

Person specification:

  • Knowledge in Biotechnology with focus on biomolecule purification
  • Strong skills in conducting and recording scientific work
  • Well-organised, flexible and sharing information within the organisation
  • Customer oriented
  • Excellent communication & presentational skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a cross-functional team

Key responsibilities:

  • Contribute in resin or column product development with characterisation and application development
  • Plan, conduct and report the work
  • Develop understanding of customer’s needs
  • Develop product knowledge of our own products as well as of competition
  • Provide technical support to sales, marketing and customers
  • Communicate product and application information orally and in writing
  • Commitment to quality – to work according to ISO9001:2015

About the job:

  • Seniority level: senior
  • Job functions: Scientist within Research and development
  • Start time: Immediately, with regard to notice periods
  • Employment type: Full-time
  • Main location: Uppsala, Sweden

If you have questions regarding this job please contact Lars Haneskog, Dir. R&D (tel: +46 703665744).

Please send your application and CV to lars.haneskog@bio-works.com. Last day for your application is January 5, 2018.

Research engineer Characterisation and applications; ref 18-05

Uppsala, December 8th

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Bio-Works are increasing the product development efforts within Chromatography resins for bioprocess downstream, and are looking to hire a new employee. The Research engineer will be involved in the characterisation of chromatographic resins. Primarily, the work involves chemical, physical and functional characterisation. Part of the work is done by chromatography using ÄKTA systems. The person we are looking for has a university degree in Analytical chemistry or Molecular biotechnology, or similar.

Candidate requirements (qualifications/experience)

  • MSc in Molecular biotechnology, Analytical chemistry, or similar
  • Fluent in English

Person specification:

  • Strong interest in Analytical chemistry, and/or Biotechnology
  • Strong skills in conducting and recording scientific work
  • Well-organised, flexible and sharing information within the organisation
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a cross-functional team
  • Self-motivated and with strong communication skills

Key responsibilities:

  • Characterisation of chromatography resins with existing in-house methods
  • Plan, conduct and report the work
  • Commitment to quality – to work according to ISO9001:2015

About the job:

  • Seniority level: Entry-level to senior
  • Job functions: Research engineer in Research and development
  • Start time: Immediately, with regard to notice periods
  • Employment type: Full-time
  • Main location: Uppsala, Sweden

If you have questions regarding this job please contact Lars Haneskog, Dir. R&D (tel: +46 703665744).

Please send your application and CV to lars.haneskog@bio-works.com. Last day for your application is January 5, 2018.

Research engineer Characterisation, Temporary position; ref 18-06

Uppsala, December 8th

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Bio-Works are increasing the product development efforts within Chromatography resins for bioprocess downstream, and are looking to hire a new employee. The Research engineer will be involved in the characterisation of chromatographic resins. Primarily, the work involves chemical, physical and functional characterisation. Part of the work is done by chromatography using ÄKTA systems. The person we are looking for has a university degree in Analytical chemistry or Molecular biotechnology, or similar.

Candidate requirements (qualifications/experience)

  • MSc in Analytical chemistry, Molecular biotechnology, or similar
  • Senior students in their third-fourth year will be considered
  • Fluent in English

Person specification:

  • Strong interest in Analytical chemistry, and/or Biotechnology
  • Strong skills in conducting and recording scientific work
  • Well-organised, flexible and sharing information within the organisation
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a cross-functional team
  • Self-motivated and with strong communication skills

Key responsibilities:

  • Characterisation of chromatography resins with existing in-house methods
  • Plan, conduct and report the work
  • Commitment to quality – to work according to ISO9001:2015

About the job:

  • Seniority level: Entry level
  • Job functions: Research engineer or Lab engineer
  • Start time: Immediately, with regard to notice periods
  • Employment type: Full-time
  • Main location: Uppsala, Sweden

If you have questions regarding this job please contact Lars Haneskog, Dir. R&D (tel: +46 703665744).

Please send your application and CV to lars.haneskog@bio-works.com. Last day for your application is January 5, 2018.

Bio-Works expanding Key Account Management; ref 18-08

Uppsala, December 8th

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Bio-Works is increasing its focus on Key Account Management and are looking to hire a new employee. The KAM will be involved in classical sales activities to find new leads, but more importantly to initiate face-to-face meetings to build relations with key customers. Supported by Technical Sales the role is responsible for maintaining a close relation and expand relations with the key customer’s network. The person we are looking for has a university degree in biotechnology or similar.

By understanding our own products and the protein purification challenges that our customers have, the task is to propose the right Bio-Works product solution. The position requires travelling in terms of frequent customer visits; therefore, mastering one other language other than English is preferred and having valid driving license is required.

Previous experience from sales, preferably in the Life Science field, but creativity and customer relationship management are more important skills for this position.

Candidate requirements (qualifications/experience)

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in Sales in a commercial environment
  • Work experience in Life Science or similar
  • MSc or PhD in biological/chemical science
  • Fluent English and preferably one other language
  • A valid driving license

Person specification:

  • Excellent communication & presentational skills
  • Expected to develop product knowledge of our own products
  • Good negotiation skills & customer focus
  • Able to make decisions individually

Key responsibilities:

  • First line business contact to key customers within the specified area
  • Coordination of sales activities, technical customer service and project management
  • Evaluation and expansion of new business opportunities and customer network
  • Transfer customer needs, requirement and expectations into the organization
  • Gathering and reporting business intelligence and competitive situation

About the job:

  • Seniority level: mid-Senior
  • Job functions: Sales
  • Start time: Immediately, with regard to notice periods
  • Employment type: Full-time
  • Main location: Uppsala, Sweden

If you have questions regarding this job please contact Karsten Fjärstedt, VP Marketing & Business Development (tel: 0705106644) or Peter Lindqvist, Commercial Director (tel: 0735189086).

Please send your application and CV to Karsten.fjarstedt@bio-works.com. Last day for your application is December 30, 2017.

Bio-Works is looking to add strength in Technical Sales; ref 18-09

Uppsala, December 8th

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Due to increased sales activities, Bio-Works is looking to hire a new employee with experience in Technical Sales. The job includes supporting the Key Account Managers and distributors with technical expertise in scale-up and manufacturing of biomolecules, as a part of the sales process to biotechnology companies. The person we are looking for has an education in biotechnology, if possible at Ph. D. level, and has experience from downstream processing based on chromatography.

As our Technical Sales person, your responsibilities will be to maintain and develop long lasting relationship with our customers. By understanding our own products and the production conditions and challenges that our customers has, including converting steps, your task is to develop and propose solutions or measures that could either enhance quality, reduce production cost or improve sustainability in their purification process. The position requires travelling in terms of frequent customer visits; therefore, it is necessary to master one other language other than English and having valid driving license.

Preferably, you have experience from sales and process technology, but technical expertise, creativity and customer relationship management are far more important skills to possess for this position.

Candidate requirements (qualifications/experience)

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in Sales in a commercial environment
  • Work experience in process technology with biomolecules
  • MSc or PhD in biological/chemical science
  • Fluent English and at least one other language
  • A valid driving license.

Person specification:

  • Excellent communication & presentational skills
  • Good negotiation skills & customer focus
  • Able to make decisions individually
  • Expected to develop product knowledge of our own products

Key responsibilities:

  • Transfer customer needs, requirement and expectations into the organization
  • First line business contact to specified customers.
  • Coordination of sales activities, technical customer service and project management.
  • Gathering and reporting business intelligence and competitive situation
  • Evaluation of new business opportunities and applications.

About the job:

  • Seniority level: mid-Senior
  • Job functions: Sales
  • Start time: Immediately, with regard to notice periods
  • Employment type: Full-time
  • Main location: Uppsala, Sweden

If you have questions regarding this job please contact Jan Berglöf, Director Technical Sales (tel: 0705-945045) or Mats Johnson, CEO (tel: 0705-165337).

Please send your application and CV to jan.berglof@bio-works.com. Last day for your application is December 30, 2017.

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