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Production Operative

Job Description

Job Description

As the role will incorporate a range of duties within a manufacturing area, the successful candidate will require a high level of flexibility and be able to work on their own initiative.

Main Activities

 Manufacturing high quality products using approved processes within a manufacturing-controlled environment

 Understand and follow the company's Health & Safety policies

 Ensure compliance with all aspects of the Quality System, adhering to the principles of Good Manufacturing Practice ensuring products are manufactured within the defined parameters of the Quality Management System

 Operation of all processing equipment in accordance with current Standard Operating Procedures

 Provide timely, detailed, and accurate reports on the status of operations, alerting management of any issues which may impact on finished product quantities and availabilities

 Check and carry out calculations in relation to quantity of active and other materials

 Ensure products are produced according to the appropriate Production Control Record to obtain the required quality

 Ensure cleaning of equipment and facilities are carried out and recorded in accordance with the relevant procedures

 Completion of all documentation associated with the manufacture of a product in compliance with current Good Manufacturing Practice (Production control records, logbooks, procedure proformas)

 Provide and document training to new hires/less experienced employees

 Work towards the company mission, strategy, and culture

 Ensure work areas are always audit ready

 Communication of production issues to management

 Personnel must be an effective and co-operative part of the team, deputising for Manufacturing Supervisor as and when required

 Personnel must be conscious of and work towards achieving the set targets 

Candidate Description

Knowledge and understanding of basic level English and Math Skills. This will be tested internally via Assessment

 Excellent attention to detail

 Ability to communicate within a team and cross functionally

 Confident with the ability to use own initiative and manage own workload.

 Experience of completing paperwork to a high standard

 Flexibility to work shift patterns. Desirable Criteria

 Experience of working in pharmaceutical or food industry

 Previous experience of working in a GMP environment Duration 

Application Description

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