Manufacturing Supervisor

Life Science
£26k pa
17 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type
A new opportunity for a Manufacturing Supervisor for a Pharmaceutical Company in Wiltshire.

Job Title: Manufacturing Supervisor

Reference No: 229326

Location: Wiltshire
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £26K

The Immuno unit is responsible for duties including media and equipment preparation, sterile media filtration, Class III containment work and aseptic processing. The team is responsible for the production of pharmaceutical products, preparation of components and the operation of production equipment. Day to day tasks also include maintaining the facility via specialist cleaning procedures and monitoring environmental conditions within a cleanroom environment.

This Supervisor post will be responsible for a small team of staff within the Manufacturing team which is involved in the cGMP manufacture of Vaccines.

This role requires the employee to be available for on call shifts, notified in advance. You will be required to attend the site within 45 minutes; this could be at any time during your on call shift. You may be required to travel to other sites during your shift at short notice and given the location of our business this role would suit a car driver with access to their own vehicle for business use.


To organise and perform, when applicable, activities relating to the cGMP manufacturing of pharmaceutical products, i.e prepare media, buffers and reagents, both sterile and non-sterile, the growth, harvesting, purification, extraction, and filling of a range of products.

Responsible for the provision of all consumables, supplies, etc. required for the process and documented storage of materials generated.

Generate and review documentation with regard to risk assessments and cGMP, eg SOPs and URSs, to ensure compliance of the Unit with all necessary regulations. Complete documentation and records accurately and to a high standard.

Provide technical support for the writing of Standard Operating procedures (SOPs) and Batch Manufacturing records (BMRs).

To assist in the timely closure of non conformances, CAPAs and change controls.

Perform a wide range of routine and some non-routine technical procedures and understand the rationale behind the procedures and practices.

You will have previous experience with the operation of specialised equipment and knowledge of cGMP requirements and how to implement them.

Please apply to Rachel Oliver, Senior Consultant; [Email address removed]; [Phone number removed]

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