Production Technician

Location Salisbury
Discipline: Engineering & Technical
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££20k
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Job ref: REF: 6667
Published: 11 days ago
Expiry date: 28 May 2021

​We are currently looking to recruit a Production Technician to join our client based at the Porton Down Science Park. The facility produces licensed products which are then marketing for worldwide distribution. Due to significant investment and expansion we currently have a need to recruit multiple candidates within the team.

We are looking for candidates who have a degree in a Biosciences or a similar subject, or candidates who have experience of working in a manufacturing environment working closely with quality systems associated to Good Manufacturing Process (GMP). You also need to demonstrate strong communication skills, a team player attitude and good data entry, report writing skills.

You will report to a Team Supervisor and support by ensuring manufacturing operations are performed in a timely and compliant manner. This role will involve undertaking a varied range of tasks, from preparation and use of operational equipment such as large-scale fermenters and centrifuges, to preparation, completion, and review of Quality documentation. Full training will be provided.

Main Duties and Responsibilities include but not limited to;

  • Work as part of at team

  • Undertake general housekeeping duties, including the rotation of stock, preparation of cleanroom clothing, cleaning of glassware and equipment

  • Stock control of consumable. Order consumables from internal stores and external suppliers

  • Work accurately with good hand eye co-ordination. Sometimes for prolonged periods of time

  • Communicate effectively with a variety of staff in a range of matters. To give, receive and relay information

 Some of the skills and capabilities you need to succeed in this role:

  • Maths, Science, English grade A-C in GCSE

  • Ability to follow instruction

  • Record keep, update an internal database

  • Demonstrate good numeracy skills

  • Have an organised methodical approach to work

  • Ability to work to deadlines

This role is a fantastic opportunity to work with a progressive company who really do have a reputation in progressing and developing their people. If you are hardworking, keen to learn and with an interest in Science we would love to receive your application.

Hours for the role are 9am-5pm Mon-Fri The role comes with plenty of benefits including 38 days annual leave and free parking.

Contact Carrie today to discuss.