We are looking for a highly motivated, dependable and organised individual to join the Biologics Production Team as a Production Chemist. This exciting and challenging role is responsible for ensuring biological platform chemistry components used in our product are made to production quality standards.
Reporting to the Biologics Production Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for the production of our proprietary membrane polymer used in the production of flow cells. The multi-stage synthesis is performed on a gram scale using standard organic wet chemistry techniques. The candidate will be expected to meet the demand of membrane polymer for the business.
The role requires strict adherence to pre-written procedures and material specifications in a GLP manner, including the timely and accurate completion of batch records and material management systems. Other routine duties will include basic lab maintenance, preparation of reagents, and ordering of stock.
There will also be a requirement to support tech transfer activities, liaising with other departments to ensure the efficient transfer of new processes, as well as process development and validation and writing of departmental procedures.
What We Are Looking For…..
The Production Chemist will have an MSc in Chemistry and a minimum of one year’s laboratory experience, preferably in a synthetic lab environment. An awareness of GLP/GMP working regulations is necessary, but experience of working in those environments, whilst advantageous, is not essential.
The applicant should have experience of using NMR and HPLC to analyse and/or protein samples.
The successful candidate will be organised, highly motivated, have excellent attention to detail, and be able to work as both part of a team and individually. Experience of working in a fast-paced, changeable environment is desirable, as is the ability handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.
Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and abilities to perform the duties of the job.Apply now