Job description Posted 22 March 2024

Role Title: Assistant Laboratory Technician

Duration: 12 months (chance of extension)

Location: GSK Stevenage

Rate: 15.96 per hour - PAYE

Who Are We - GSK?

We are a science-led global healthcare company with a special purpose: to help people do more, feel better, live longer. GlaxoSmithKline plc was formed in 2000 as a result of a merger between Glaxo Wellcome plc and SmithKline Beecham plc, although our history can be traced back more than 300 years to London’s Plough Court Pharmacy in the 1700s.

Our goal is to be one of the world’s most innovative, best performing and trusted healthcare companies. Our strategy is to bring differentiated, high-quality and needed healthcare products to as many people as possible, with our three global businesses, scientific and technical know-how and talented people. Our values and expectations are at the heart of everything we do and form an important part of our culture:

• Our values are Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity

• Our expectations are Courage, Accountability, Development, Teamwork

Role purpose / summary

• Be trained and responsible to clean, calibrate and repair the same process engineering equipment in the laboratory

• Order new parts or organise repair requests & deliver with external suppliers

• Help to plan the CapEx and OpEx long term plan for the department based on the existing equipment capability

• Set-up process engineering equipment (e.g. pumps, vessels, impeller) prior experiments, and help with cleaning of the equipment post experimental work

• Fully embrace all aspects of safety when working in the laboratory

• Comply with applicable Data Integrity, Quality, cGMP (current Good Manufacturing Practice) and regulatory requirements in all aspects of work

Key Skills/ requirements

• Organised, self-starter

• Experience of working in a GMP enironment

• Seeking experience of cleaning within a laboratory environment

All profiles will be reviewed against the required skills and experience. Due to the high number of applications we will only be able to respond to successful applicants in the first instance. We thank you for your interest and the time taken to apply!

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