Oxford BioMedica (UK) Limited

GMP Production Operatives (Biotechnologists), Oxbox, Cowley

28 Jan 2021
25 Feb 2021
OXB MAN 20-087
R & D , Biotechnology
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)

Be Inspiring and help us succeed together through passion, commitment and team work.

We are looking for motivated people who want to make a difference, delivering advanced innovative treatments to patients with unmet needs and join us at our new facility.

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:

  • Large scale manufacture of ATMPs within GMP cleanroom facilities including:
    • Upstream adherent and/or suspension mammalian cell culture, transfection and harvest of viral vector products.
    • Downstream processing including clarification, chromatography, ultra/diafiltration and fill/finish activities.
  • Ensuring batch success by working using good aseptic techniques.
  • Preparing, cleaning and maintaining the GMP facility including performing viable and non-viable environmental monitoring.
  • Preparation of growth media and stock solutions using portable mixing tanks.
  • Completing Batch Manufacturing Records in a timely fashion throughout the manufacturing process.
  • Taking part in continuous improvement initiatives & development of production processes.
  • Investigating quality incidents, deviations and improving procedures.
  • Working to high standards of health & safety.

Key skills and requirements:

  • BSc Life Sciences or equivalent or experience of working within a biological or chemical GMP manufacturing environment.
  • Prior experience of working within an aseptic environment is advantageous but not essential.
  • Self-motivated with a strong focus on safety, quality, details and results.
  • Good problem solving, interpersonal communication and team skills.
  • Excellent writing skills and computer literacy.
  • Flexibility to work shifts (07:00 - 15:00 and 14:00 – 22:00) as dictated by the manufacturing schedule.

We look forward to receiving your application.

No agencies please.