GMP Production Operatives (Biotechnologists), Oxbox, Cowley
OXB MAN 21-002
Oxford Business Park
Be Inspiring and help us succeed together through passion, commitment and team work. We are looking for motivated people who want to make a difference, delivering advanced innovative treatments to patients with unmet needs and join us at our new facility.
We are able to consider applications from recent Life Science graduates with an interest in ATMP manufacturing as well as those with previous experience in this field looking to develop.
Key responsibilities and accountabilities:
Largescale manufacture of ATMPs within GMP cleanroom facilities including:Upstream adherent and/or suspension mammalian cell culture, transfection and harvest of viral vector products.
Downstream processing including clarification, chromatography, ultra/diafiltration and fill/finish activities.
Ensuring batch success by working using good aseptic techniques.
Preparing, cleaning and maintaining the GMP facility including performing viable and non-viable environmental monitoring.
Preparation of growth media and stock solutions using portable mixing tanks.
Completing Batch Manufacturing Records in a timely fashion throughout the manufacturing process.
Taking part in continuous improvement initiatives & development of production processes.
Investigating quality incidents, deviations and improving procedures.
Working to high standards of health & safety.
Key skills and requirements:
BSc Life Sciences or equivalent or experience of working within a biological or chemical GMP manufacturing environment.
Prior experience of working within an aseptic environment is advantageous but not essential.
Self-motivated with a strong focus on safety, quality, detail and results.
Good problem solving, interpersonal communication and team skills.
Excellent writing skills and computer literacy.
Flexibility to work shifts as dictated by the manufacturing schedule.