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Abbott Manufacturing Scientist in Dundee, United Kingdom


At Abbott, diverse ideas, perspectives, and expertise allow us to create the life-changing solutions that help people live healthier lives. In 150 countries and with businesses spanning nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices, and branded generic pharmaceuticals, Abbott offers you enormous opportunities to explore your interests and help you achieve your career and personal goals.

Abbott Rapid Diagnostics (formerly Alere) is part of Abbott’s Diagnostics family of businesses, bringing together exceptional teams of experts and industry leading technologies. Our in-vitro Diagnostic Assay manufacturing site in Dundee has an exciting opportunity for a Manufacturing Scientist.

We are looking for a suitable candidate who will be directly involved in the manufacture and testing of a range of products.


  • Production of a variety of key intermediates,rare reagents, assay subcomponents, and final products at varying scale toschedule;

  • Testing of materials using chromatography,spectrometry, and a broad variety of immunoassay techniques;

  • Purification of enzymes and antibody conjugates;

  • Control of critical materials throughsegregation;

  • Following, completing, and adhering to approvedprocedures;

  • Review, amendment, and update of controlleddocumentation;

  • Engaging with and positively contributing toCommercial and Operational Excellence initiatives.

Basic Qualifications

  • be educated toat least HND/Degree level in science subjects, preferably in a biologicalscience or chemistry, or have relevant working experience;

  • be experiencedin working in a laboratory/manufacturing environment and/or have good practicalskills;

  • have anawareness of basic statistical techniques used in data analysis;

  • have IT skillsincluding use of MS Word and MS Excel.

  • Knowledge of ISO9001 and/or GMP would be an advantage however comprehensivetraining will be given.


  • be able to work on own initiative, have aflexible and proactive approach to working to schedules and meeting targets;

  • have personal qualities such as creativity,problem-solving, analytical skills, team-working, good organisational,interpersonal and communication skills and possess a strong willingness to learn.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email