Production Team Leader (Shift-based)

20000.00 - 25000.00 GBP Annual + GBP20000 - GBP25000/annum
12 May 2017
25 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Production Team Leader (Shift-based)

Location: South Wales

Our client is a global biotechnology company who specialise in the production of enzymes for a range of commercial clients and industry sectors. Due to on-going development the company is now seeking to employ a Production Team Leader to join the company on a permanent basis and support with process development and manage a small shift team.

Shift Rota - 4 days on, 4 days off. Working shifts are 7:00-18:00 (11 hours)

The role:

Reporting to the Production Manager the Production Team Leader will be responsible for management of 2 production technicians and will support with following functions:
• Oversee plant production processes and monitor efficiency
• Scale-up and commercialisation of fermentation and processing
• Troubleshoot and drive innovative solutions
• Ensure GMP and wider quality compliance
• Manage workloads to ensure deadlines are achieved and minimise downtime
• Maintain stock control and equipment maintenance

Experience expectations:

Suitable applicants will have;
• Previous commercial experience within a production environment working to GMP
• Experience operating production equipment within a biologics, food or chemical environment.
• Equipment maintenance and troubleshooting experience
• Previous experience leading a small team
• Knowledge of clean-room manufacturing and asceptic techniques
• Educated to a minimum of HNC/HND in a relevant scientific discipline

The Package:

In return our client offers an opportunity to join a developing team offering a permanent position with annual salary of GBP22,000-GBP25,000(% shift allowance)