FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies Texas, LLC 1 x QC Analyst/Senior Analyst – Facility Microbiology in Billingham, United Kingdom

Job* Opportunity – 1 x QC Analyst/Senior Analyst – Facility Microbiology*

POST REF: APR0918_

_Applications are welcome from internal and external applicants. _

_Grade 30-32 (dependent on experience) _

£21,902 – £34,645 per annum (plus additional Shift Disturbance Allowance)**

1 x Permanent

Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies based in Billingham, Stockton-on-Tees specialise in developing manufacturing processes for customers biologic drugs and offering stability studies to support customer drug substance and drug products.

With plants in Billingham, UK, North Carolina, USA and Texas USA our global vision is to be the leading and most trusted global Contract Development and Manufacturing Organisation partner in the biopharmaceutical industry._ _

*As we continue on a period of significant growth we have an opportunity for an individual to join the QC Facility Microbiology Team. *

A vacancy has arisen for the position of Facility Microbiology Analyst within the Facility Microbiology Team. The successful applicant will be Grade 30-32 (dependent upon experience) and report to the QC Facility Manager. Ideally educated to A-level/HND/ Degree level with some scientific knowledge and ideally at least 1 years of laboratory based experience in a cGMP environment

The role involves performing various microbiological techniques and providing critical support to the manufacturing facilities by performing sampling, analysis and interpretation of facility water and environmental monitoring samples. The role will involve the following key techniques:

  • Environmental Monitoring and Water Sampling of the Cleanroom Facilities.
  • Bioburden analysis
  • Endotoxin analysis
  • Manufacturing facility qualification

In order to fulfill this role the candidate must be willing to work a dedicated days/nights shift pattern which includes routine weekend working. Be flexible, self- motivated and have the ability to work as part of a team, but also be able to work with minimum supervision and deliver high quality accurate work. They will need to be able to build strong relationships with a wide variety of individuals.

This role requires an individual with proven knowledge of cGMP. Also the ability to provide a critical assessment of data, good decision making skills and effective communication skills

We offer a generous benefits package including;

  • Competitive salary plus company bonus scheme
  • Up to 35 days of holiday, plus bank holidays.
  • Salary Sacrifice scheme offering childcare vouchers, bikes, dental etc.
  • Free parking.
  • Generous pension scheme