Pharmaceutical Production Technician

7.83 - 9.12 GBP Hourly
11 May 2018
08 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Pharmaceutical Production Operative/ Non Aseptic Technician

Location: Harlow
Salary: GBP7.83 increasing to GBP7.93 per hour after 12 weeks
Generous overtime rates!!! (time and a half for extra hours throughout the week, double pay for Saturdays and Sundays and triple pay for all Bank Holidays).
Type: Temporary - Permanent (after 12 weeks based on work performance).
Benefits: Parking on site, internal promotion, excellent training from day one, unlimited overtime available, Pensions Scheme + 28 days holiday entitlement.
Hours: Alternative Shifts: Monday - Friday (6.00am- 2.00pm and 2.00pm - 10:00pm)

Job Content:

Adecco Harlow are recruiting for a Pharmaceutical Production Operative to join a successful, award winning national pharmaceutical business. The successful candidate will join a well established, hands on team and will support with all aspects of the production.

The successful candidate will be responsible for sanitising and labelling medical equipment, ensuring a high level of accuracy at all times. This is a fantastic opportunity that will offer a candidate a wealth of training schemes, career progression and a great place to work.

Daily Duties:

•Sanitise products ready for aseptic compounding.
•Label and package completed pharmaceutical product for dispatch.
•Carry out quality control checks on the finished products.
•Store the medical equipment in relevant storage containers as per the instructions.
•Liaising with the team to ensure that all finished products are distributed to the client within service level agreements with the client.
•Ensure all job related paperwork is correct, error free and completed in time.
•To effectively communicate in a timely and comprehensive manner.

The ideal candidate:

•Proven experience within warehouse, cleaning or a production environment would be highly advantageous.
•Experience within a medical, pharmaceutical or GMP environment would also be desirable.
•Strong numeracy and literacy skills as well as a good standard of English, verbal and written.
•Good attention and accuracy to detail is essential.
•Confident with the ability to use own initiative and manage own workload.


Self sufficient, approachable and ambitious.
Adaptable and willing to learn.
Able to work alone and in a large team.
A high level of sensitivity, judgement and integrity is required.

My client offers excellent career prospects and for the right person this role could develop into a fantastic career!

- Non Aseptic Technician = GBP7.83 Standard Pay Rate

- Aseptic Technician = GBP9.12 Standard Pay Rate (typically progress into this role after 6 months!)

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