Senior Production Technician

Location Salisbury
Discipline: Defence, Engineering & Technical
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £21k (c)
Contact name: Stevie Boxall

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Job ref: REF: 4082
Published: 7 days ago
Expiry date: 25 Jul 00:00

​We are currently looking to recruit Production Technician staff for a specific division 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 Production 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;

  • Working in an automated chemical plant.

  • Operate plant and equipment using newly installed automated control systems.

  • Ensure that the various work areas are maintained at the highest state of readiness at all times.

  • Ensure that their daily activities are coordinated with other team members.

  • Work within a GMP quality system.

  • Ensure that documentation is completed within the legal frameworks.

  • Take responsibility for Non-Conformance's, CAPA, Risk Assessments and Change Controls for the area and ensure SOPs and BMRs are available for use.

Hours for the role are 08:30 - 17:00 Mon-Fri The role comes with plenty of benefits including 38 days annual leave per annum!

For further information please contact Stevie on 01722 741840