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Plant Operator Chemist

Oxfordshire   •  Competitive + shift allowance  •  Permanent, Full time


We have a number of openings for Pilot Plant Chemists (12-hour shift work) to join a pharmaceutical manufacturing company in Oxfordshire. This is a fantastic entry-level position for graduates with the opportunity to gain industry exposure in a GMP environment.

Key Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Produce large scale development for a number of different drug products using a variety of equipment running multiple chemical syntheses on Plant
  • Operate pilot plant reactors and equipment and ensure compliance with current procedures
  • Ensure that all written instructions/directions are followed
  • Carry out routine maintenance and re-configuration to reaction vessels and ensure timely and efficient production
  • Comply with Health and Safety procedures to maintain high standards of safety, hygiene and quality
  • Report and record any irregularities and environmental monitoring, complete all documents and support Corrective Actions
  • Participate in training schemes to continuously improve high standards and working practices
  • Work in a cleanroom environment (GMP), conduct end-of-shift cleaning

Ideal Skills & Qualifications:

  • Degree in Chemistry (or related discipline)
  • Knowledge of GMP, regulatory aspects, and pharmaceutical regulations; desirable
  • Flexible and adaptable attitude (must be willing to work 12-hour shifts)
  • Good planning, organisation and time management skills
  • Excellent attention to detail, good level of numeracy
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision

If you are interested or have any questions about this role, feel free to contact Harriet at CY Partners.

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove that they are legally entitled to work in the UK. CY Partners Recruitment Ltd, trading as CY Partners is an Employment Business/Agency.

  • Agency: CY Partners
  • Contact: Harriet Mak
  • Phone: 0191 477 4733
  • Reference: HMPOSChem
  • Updated: 23rd September 2019
  • Expires: 21st October 2019

CY Partners

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