Great opportunity to join a global Biopharmaceutical manufacturing site
Exciting Permanent Full-Time role based in Upper Hutt
Day-to-day operational responsibility for high quality antigen & vaccine production
Join a talented & supportive Production team
Our Manufacturing Operations teams are the people that make our products. We work in the manufacturing plants with a Safety First, Quality Always mindset striving for continuous improvement.
We work in the local plant connected to our global manufacturing network to ensure the highest quality of raw materials, intermediates and finished products.
As a Production Technician, you will be working on the factory floor manufacturing antigens or vaccines in accordance with standard operating procedures.
You will document your activity in batch records or log books and you will perform quality checks to ensure production meets stringent cGMP requirements.
Responsibilities will include, but not limited to :
Operating equipment and performing tasks and processes in accordance with SOPs
Documenting all tasks in batch records and worksheets in accordance with Good Documentation Practice
Maintaining good housekeeping
Planning daily workload
Communicating clearly with other members of the Manufacturing Team and other departments to ensure the smooth flow of product, samples and documentation.
Minimising deviations in the manufacture of product by using knowledge of processes and problem-solving techniques to thoroughly investigate deviations & perform root cause analysis to determine cause of deviations
Implementing corrective and preventative actions
Implementing changes to production documents and or processes in accordance with GMP by co-ordinating Change Proposals
Contributing to continuous improvement of production processes and systems by completing assigned CAPA in required timeframes
Ensuring the highest possible safety standards are met by taking responsibility for own and others safety
You will have :
Tertiary degree in Science, Engineering or similar
Solid experience in a production / manufacturing environment
Experience in biological / Pharmaceutical production is preferred, though open to other industries eg. food etc.
Good understanding of GMP
Ability to follow processes & SOPs
Good computer skills across the Microsoft suite (Word, Excel, Outlook)
A keen eye for detail with excellent organisation skills
Initiative & who works well with minimal supervision
Our Manufacturing & Supply Division is dedicated to being the most trusted supplier of biopharmaceuticals worldwide. Our facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and partners, create a reliable global manufacturing network that’s devoted to delivering a high-quality, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time.