An opportunity has arisen for an ambitious Senior Manufacturing Technician to join our ever-expanding site in Paisley on a permanent basis
You will be part of a high performing team within our manufacturing facility while adhering to department delivery targets with effective leadership and development of the existing multifunctional team..
The Senior Manufacturing Technician is responsible for ensuring that the daily requirements for the manufacture of cell culture media and reagents are met and that performance expectations are achieved on a constant basis. Has additional responsibility in taking the lead in assisting with any issues that arise within the team.
What will you do?
* Manufacture Cell Culture Media for use in the biotech industry that is scientific in nature by following established protocols and instructions. * Operate semi-automated and automated equipment. * Follow established protocols, instructions, scheduled tasks and activities independently. * Perform in-process testing to assure batches meet specification. * With the assistance of others, trouble shoot processes, procedures and product issues. * Balance multiple tasks and prioritize critical tasks and demonstrate knowledge in the use of basic computer knowledge. * Demonstrate the ability to meet standards as defined by the manufacturing process. * Take the lead in cost improvement initiatives by reducing failures and improving capacity. * Help coach team mates on expected behaviors and be involved in training of new employees on the relevant work processes * Work within Health and Safety guidelines and take the lead to ensure team are also meeting expectations. * Demonstrate a good work ethic and professional manner at all times. * Perform tasks using IT equipment and packaging machinery.
How will you get here?
* Demonstrated experience in successfully leading a team * Experience working within a manufacturing environment or cGMP manufacturing environment would be desirable but not essential. Similar experience gained in the food and drink industry/ high output electronic industry would be considered * Must possess a grade 3 or better in Standard grade Maths and English and in at least one Science based subject * Must be able to inspire and energise those around them with an optimistic positive approach to change
What we offer:
* Contributory pension scheme * Private medical insurance * Flexible benefits scheme * Annual incentive plan * On-site subsidized gym * Free parking * Excellent career development opportunities
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