Shift Process Biotechnologist

  • Salary: Up to £28,000 including SA
  • REF Number: 00047417
  • Consultant: Naynesh Mistry
  • Contact: 01246 457703
  • Date Published: 15.01.2020
  • Sector: Life Sciences, Diagnostics
  • Location: East Midlands
  • Discipline: Research And Development, Production/Manufacturing, Biotechnology
    • Process Biotechnologist (Shift work) - permanent role to be based in Nottingham***

Naynesh is recruiting for a Shift Process Biotechnologist to join a biotechnology company at their site based in Nottingham, on a full time permanent basis. This role is unique as it involves a multi-role position involving Production, Engineering and QC activities. Our client is looking for an individual that has GMP industry experience and is happy to work shifts (days and nights).

The shift pattern is a combination of 7 Day shifts and 7 Night shifts (12.5 hours) over a month. On offer is salary up to £27-28,000 including shift allowance.

Deadline for CV submissions: 7th Feb 2020 Potential Interview dates: Tuesday 20th and 21st Feb 2020Reporting to the Shift Supervisor, the Shift Process Biotechnologist will work in the manufacturing department to produce GMP compliant biopharmaceuticals to a defined schedule. This encompasses the preparation and operation of all manufacturing equipment following SOP's. The role will involve production processing including Fermentation, Cell Separation, Chromatography, Final Ultrafiltration and In-process Sampling and Analysis.

Challenges: Candidates will be challenged with the complexity of state of the art automated manufacturing processes that are run on a 12.5hr 24/7 operational basis. This will necessitate the need to work both day and night shifts as part of a small shift team. Candidates will learn to plan resource and multitask effectively whilst having the opportunity to gain a wider knowledge in areas such as in-process analysis, Instrument and Mechanical Engineering, Validation, project management and deviation management in a highly regulated production environment. The candidate will enjoy the challenge of working to a schedule and problem solving in real time is part of the job requirements. Your Background:

  • There are no formal minimum requirements for this position although typically candidates will have at least an A level science background, coupled with previous experience of working to cGMP and in a pharmaceutical environment.

  • The candidate must be able to work in a methodical manner to approved procedures and have the aptitude and ability to perform the process tasks involved without supervision.

  • Must be physically able to complete the tasks associated with production work which will involve lifting, working at height, working with restricted access possibly confined space working.

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Naynesh Mistry on 01246 457703 or email Alternatively, please click on the link below to apply online now. Please note that your CV should show exact dates of employment (month and year) and any gaps of a month or more should be explained.

CK Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference 47417 in all correspondence.

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