Senior Production Technician/Supervisor

Job Ref: J23078
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Biotech/Life Sciences
Date Added: 03 August 2017
  • Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, UK
  • n/a
  • Keith Mulgrew
  • 01223 234768

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Senior Production Technician/Supervisor

Role Type: Temporary

Location: Cambridgeshire

Start Date: Immediate

Work Area: Production Supervisor, Quality Checking, Laboratory Setup, Laboratory Records

Do you hold experience within Scientific/Laboratory production with experience to act in a Senior capacity and supervise others on a day to day level?

My client based in Cambridgeshire works on the manufacture of Laboratory reagents and gels and is currently seeking a Senior Technician and Supervisor to work in a hands on capacity whilst supervising production staff working on gel and reagent production.

The role will hold repsonsibility for both laboratory maintenance and stock, in addition to day to day hands on production and QC testing.

As the Senior Production Technician/Supervisor you will be responsible for:

-Preparation of all solutions and raw materials

-Operation of sample handling machines

-Operation of production equipment

-Quality control of all products which leave your line

-Ensuring that GLP, GMP and health & safety procedures are adhered to

-General tasks related to the running of the lab.

-Supervising day to day activities within the laboratory

The company are leaders in their field and specialise in reagents and products for molecular biology applications including DNA/RNA and protein work.

The ideal candidate will have:

-Experience within a Production Laboratory

-Exposure to supervisory activities

-Experienced in accurate completion of paperwork and documentation.

-Experience in stock control and general laboratory awareness.

-Experience within a Chemical or Biological laboratory

The company will provide all necessary training for the production process and quality control including the use of their custom equipment. They are looking for someone who is comfortable working as part of a small team and can take a lead in day to day activities. Organisation skills will be important in order to be successful in this role. This full time role will consist of 37.5 hours per week from 8am to 4pm. The role is an initial temporary contract supporting supervising production staff and transition into the new laboratory areas.

If this is of interest to you and you believe that you have the relevant skills and experience, please apply online or contact Keith Mulgrew on 01223 234768.

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. SRG is a trading name of Science Recruitment Group Ltd an Employment Business/Agency.