Job description Posted 17 April 2023

Are you a motivated laboratory technician with an inquisitive nature and a passion for working in the Pharmaceutical Industry? If so, this role could be for you!

This is a practical role where you will be working in the GSK Stevenage R&D laboratories alongside (chemical) process engineers and be responsible looking after process engineering equipment (such as laboratory pumps, flow meters, temperature probes, reactors) before and after experimental work.

GSK Stevenage R&D site accommodates over 2,000 R&D staff, this hub of scientists inspires a culture of innovation and collaboration which you can learn from and contribute to. GSK Stevenage R&D site benefits from excellent facilities and easy access.

  • In this role you will:Organise process engineering equipment (such as laboratory pumps, flow meters, temperature probes, reactors) in storage
  • Be trained and responsbile to clean, calibrate and repair the same process engineering equipment
  • Order new parts or organise repair requests & deliver with external suppliers
  • Comply with applicable Data Integrity, Quality, cGMP (current Good Manufacturing Practice) and regulatory requirements in all aspects of work.
  • Fully embrace all aspects of safety when working in the laboratory.

Why you?

Basic Qualifications:

  • We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals:High School Diploma
  • Experience in laboratory equipment maintenance
  • Keen, interested in developing practical process engineering experience.

Preferred Qualifications & Skills:

  • If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus:Associated Degree or Bachelor’s degree in engineering, chemistry or analytical
  • Experience working in a multi-functional team
  • Experience in Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) operations or Pharmaceutical Process Equipment in laboratory
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Why GSK?

Our values and expectations are at the heart of everything we do and form an important part of our culture.

  • These include Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity along with Courage, Accountability, Development, and Teamwork. As GSK focuses on our values and expectations and a culture of innovation, performance, and trust, the successful candidate will demonstrate the following capabilities:Operating at pace and agile decision-making – using evidence and applying judgement to balance pace, rigour and risk.
  • Committed to delivering high quality results, overcoming challenges, focusing on what matters, execution.
  • Continuously looking for opportunities to learn, build skills and share learning.
  • Sustaining energy and well-being Building strong relationships and collaboration, honest and open conversations.
  • Budgeting and cost-consciousness