Production Technician

Production Technician

Our ‘Specials’ Team is responsible for getting bespoke, specific medication to patients within 24 hours. It’s a fast-paced and exciting department which is highly regulated. Due to recent growth within the department – we require an experienced Production Technician to join our state-of-the-art laboratory in Luton.

The Production Technician job is a critical role within our business, but full and extensive training will be provided to candidates who show an aptitude to learn new skills and work in this exciting sector.

Main Duties:

  • Process manufacturing tasks – including operation and calibration of small-scale equipment, weighing, measuring, mixing, blending and monitoring of raw and in-process materials to assure batches contain proper ingredients, quantities and process output.
  • Completing process documentation timely and accurately. Writes up instances where process failures occurred.
  • Maintaining manufacturing areas to Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) standards of cleanliness and neatness.
  • Assisting with cleaning duties such sweeping, mopping floors, wiping down equipment, carrying away and appropriately disposing of rubbish when required.
  • Following established quality, safety, and environmental procedures and policies.
  • Maintaining an orderly, safe work area.
  • Notifying Production Team Leader of unusual product observations, during manufacture or starting materials handling, to assure potential quality issues being identified, reviewed and resolved prior to release of product.
  • Conducting in process checks of production, ensuring clearance, approval etc. are completed according to GMP rules.
  • Ensuring that all starting and packaging materials are stored according to the recommended storage conditions
  • Performing regular stock-taking of starting materials and reconciliation (stock adjustment) if required
  • Observing and complying with Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and Good Distribution Practice (GDP).
  • Observing and complying with company Health and Safety Policies.
  • Observing and complying with company Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).

Qualifications, experience & skills required for this role:

  • Good standard of education
  • Good literacy and numerical skills
  • Good IT skills
  • General office and administrative duties – typing, letter writing, filing
  • Report preparation
  • Process and procedure driven
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Good planning and organisational skills
  • Ability to cope with pressure.
  • Ability to cope with change.

This is a rewarding role and dynamic role. For more information reach out to us today!

Work Remotely

  • No

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £19,500.00-£21,000.00 per year



Job Category: production
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Luton

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