Pilot Plant Technician

  • Job Reference: 00000888-1
  • Date Posted: 4 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Pfizer
  • Location: Sandwich
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering, Healthcare & Medical, Manufacturing, Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

You will support manufacture and development of novel products for worldwide clinical trials in a
safe and efficient manner in the API Process Development Facility B902 Pilot Plant, following all
approved procedures and best practices in safety, compliance, and manufacturing operations.
Undertake training to execute API manufacturing processes under the appropriate level of
supervision for grade;

Preparing equipment for use.
Preparing, collecting, dispensing processing materials, and handling materials through
the process lifecycle.
Running the process, observing the process and recording observations and technical
excursions on batch records.
Cleaning and testing the process equipment after use.
Undertake training and demonstrate;
Good cGMP documentation practices to all documents related to API manufacture.
An understanding and ability to follow Standard Operating instructions.
A good working knowledge of these procedures/instructions to ensure safe and compliant
operation of equipment and execution of processing operations.
A sound operational knowledge of the facilities process control system.
Competency to participate in safety inspections within the facility when required.

Five GCSE qualifications at grade C (or 4) or higher required. A-level qualification in
Chemistry/Physics desirable. BTEC and international Baccalaureate (and equivalent
certificates) will be considered
Familiarity with current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) and EH&S along with
experience in a manufacturing and/or research and development environment is desirable.
Candidate must be physically capable of working in a pharmaceutical manufacturing facility, be
amenable to wearing personal protective equipment, and working with hazardous materials. Lifting of
material containers, movement of pallets of drums using pallet jacks and other manual tasks may be
required periodically.

This position holds a UK Grade 4
The closing deadline for applications is 21st August 2022.