Pharmaceutical Manufacturer requires an experienced Manufacturing Technician. Operating as part of a multi-skilled team, the post holder is primarily responsible for extraction and liquid/semi-solid processes according to the company's standard operating procedures.
To observe safe working practices and to work at all times in line with the requirements of Health and Safety regulations.
Working alone or as a part of a small team to undertake production schedules within the manufacturing facilities.
Inputting of jobs and material movements on materials & financial management system.
Team leadership skills. An ability to step into the role of the Team Leader as required during holidays or absence
Record details of process jobs on batch manufacturing records.
Carry out basic in process testing such as pH or solids measurement
Close liaison with packaging/warehouse team and extraction team to ensure a smooth flow of material.
Cleaning of process equipment and work areas and assistance with site maintenance.
To undertake work in other functions within the unit which may be deemed necessary on a day to day basis.
Take part in or occasionally lead deviation investigations
Sufficient technical writing skills to be able to author manufacturing SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures)
The ideal candidate will have good knowledge of GMP requirements in either a pharmaceutical or food & drink manufacturing environment. Preferably a broad understanding of primary manufacturing processing activities such as material extraction, evaporation, liquids manufacturing, filling and packaging.