Job description Posted 22 February 2022

Lab Analyst

Barnard Castle

12 month contract

Up to £34 per hour PAYE / £39 per hour via umbrella

Job Purpose:

To perform analyses, to support the operation of the laboratory function and to meet the business needs of GSK. 

Responsibilities applicable to all roles at Barnard Castle GMS site:

 ·     To work as a flexible and motivated member of the team.

·      To follow all Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and/or Standards of Work (SW) applicable and in which the individual has been trained.

·      To act at all times in compliance with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and to report any quality issues.

·      To act in a safe manner, always (in compliance with the Health & Safety at Work Act, and all other relevant legislation) and to use GSK safety reporting systems to highlight potential hazards.

·      To remain up to date with all training requirements (both ‘classroom’ courses and computer- based training through the ‘My Learning’ internal platform).

·      To take part in Continuous Improvement (CI) activities to highlight improvements to equipment and processes.

·      To take part in Root Cause Analysis (RCA) and Corrective and Preventative Action (CAPA) processes.


Job Specific Responsibilities:

·      Perform analyses as required by the business. 

·      Enter data onto company computer systems. 

·      Checking colleagues’ work for accuracy. 

·      Work in a compliant manner and ensure compliance with GxP and Health and Safety legislation. 

·      Perform equipment performance checks/calibration. 

·      Create, review and update laboratory documentation as required. 

·      May write stability reports or technically review the content of stability reports.