Senior Production Technician

Location Salisbury
Discipline: Engineering & Technical
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££21k (c)
Contact email:
Job ref: REF: 6666
Published: about 2 months ago
Expiry date: 01 July 2021

​We are currently looking to recruit a Senior Production Technician for a company based on 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 a candidate who is keen to join a growing team who are responsible for the production, preparation and operation of the equipment. Day to day tasks would involve maintaining the facility, monitoring environmental conditions and performing aseptic processes.

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;

  • Undertake all work in accordance with Code of Safety Practice, Quality System and all other regulatory requirements

  • Work to cGMP ensuring the unit is maintained in a compliant state

  • Perform and record environmental monitoring in cGMP areas.

  • Follow all procedures and guidelines for all activities to ensure they meet the standards expected

  • Analyse information and make decisions based on assessment

  • Execute validation protocols on equipment

  • Perform a wide range of routine and some non routine technical procedures

The above is just a brief summary of the responsibilities and other duties will be required. All of the above comes with full training and support from your colleagues so you are best set to succeed in your new role.

We are looking for candidates who have either A-Levels and/or a Degree in a Biosciences or similar subject. We would also consider candidate who have hands on experience of working within 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.

The hours for this role are 9am - 5pm Mon-Fri and the role comes with plenty of benefits including 38 days annual leave per annum. Get in touch with Carrie today if you are keen to apply.