Microbiology Technician

  • Job Reference: 00027834-1
  • Date Posted: 18 November 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Wrexham, Clwyd
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Science & Technology, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Marketplace Technical is proud to be recruiting exclusively on behalf of the global Pharmaceutical Manufacturer that has entered into an agreement with the UK Government to fill finish COVID-19 vaccines. The manufacturing will be undertaken at the company's site in Wrexham, North Wales.

They require a Microbiology Technician on Night Shift Monday to Thursday, 8pm - 6am. Training will begin on day shifts, but night shift premium will be paid from the start.

Are you looking to leverage your skills whilst working for one of the largest generic pharmaceutical companies in the UK?

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for Microbiology Technician/Senior Technician to join the QC Microbiology Team on a 12 month contract.

A day in the life of a Microbiology Technician:

As a QC Micro Technician you will be a key member of the QC Micro team, working to perform viable environmental monitoring sampling and test incoming materials, intermediates and finished products. You will perform Microbiological testing of pharmaceuticals in tablets, liquid, semi-solid and sterile dosage forms. In addition you will be able to work on your own initiative with minimal supervision, and understand your accountability for the quality of work delivered.

What we're looking for

You need to be flexible, and a problem solver, a person whose curiosity is their strongest motivator! We need you to be educated to minimum of degree level (Inc. biological or microbiological Degree) or equivalent, experience in a pharmaceutical environment, and a knowledge and understanding of cGMP.

What is in it for you?

The company offers an abundance of employee benefits and perks including; A generous pension, death in service benefit, enhanced holiday allowance, salary sacrifice schemes, Wockhardt Rewards website, well-being initiatives on-going professional development, to name but a few.

Where you will be working
You will be at the company's MHRA approved sterile injectable manufacturing facility which has been awarded the Investors in People (IIP) Silver award for dedication to investing in employees, and a Silver award from corporate health standards for promoting the health and well-being of employees.

A strong family feel, dedicated charity fundraising, fantastic potential for personal growth and a solid benefits package make this a great place to work