Careers

Porton Biopharma has approximately 280 staff in a wide range of roles from those working in our pharmaceutical manufacturing plants, through to our quality and scientific development groups.  All focused on developing & manufacturing life-saving products that make a real difference to patients’ lives.

We are always looking for people, ranging from those with a general interest in science & technology, to ones with higher qualifications and/or experience.

This currently includes various vacancies for pharmaceutical production staff and supervisors to support our continued growth.  So if you are a motivated person who is interested in working in a high-tech environment as part of a dynamic team, then there could be a role for you.

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WE OFFER…

A friendly environment working alongside committed teams of people, who will be happy to share their knowledge and experience to allow you to develop your potential, with benefits that include:

  • a competitive salary
  • the necessary training
  • a pension scheme
  • 30 days annual leave
  • a canteen, gym and an active sports & social club
  • free on-site parking

With ongoing investment into the company and plans to increase our workforce, we are committed to being a leading life-science company that really makes a difference to patients’ lives.

To see the sort of  people that we ‘re looking for, the  Staff Profiles page has short interviews with current staff giving an overview of just some of our roles.

CURRENT VACANCIES…

A list of our current vacancies shown below.

To apply for a specific vacancy applicants should  send a covering letter quoting the Job Reference Number, a copy of their CV, together with a supporting statement referring to both the Job Description and Person Specification.

However, we also welcome applications from people with transferable skills that are looking for that next challenge and to develop their career.  To be considered for up-and-coming roles please send a covering letter indicating why you want to join PBL and in which area your career aspirations lie (Engineering  / Production  / Quality etc.),  along with a CV detailing your skills and experience which we can keep on file for when a suitable position becomes available.

All applications should be sent to recruitment@portonbiopharma.com and you will be contacted either shortly after the closing date, or when we have suitable positions.

 

GCP Quality Manager Ref: PBL260

Salary: Circa £50,000

Closing Date: 9th June 2017

Reference Number: PBL260

We are looking for someone that is educated to degree level in a health related or scientific subject, a Masters qualification in a life science subject would be desirable. Experience is required within a senior GCP role, with knowledge of UK CTIMP, ATMP, clinical investigation legislation and regulations.

To download the job description please click here

Senior Production Technician Ref: PBL259

Salary: Circa £ 18,000

Closing Date: 31st May 2017

Reference Number: PBL259

Four positions available

We are looking for applicants that are willing to work a shift pattern which covers 24 hour, 7 day working. They should have GCSE in Maths, English and Science. In addition, applicants should be educated to a minimum of NVQ level 2 in a relevant subject or have significant equivalent proven experience. They should have an interest in working within a manufacturing environment and with the Quality systems associated with cGMP manufacture. Candidates should be able to communicate clearly, possessing good writing and data entry skills. Lastly applicants should have a flexible approach to work, be able to work effectively as part of a team, and be proactive and able to work on their own initiative when required.

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Senior Analytical Method Specialist Ref: PBL258

Salary: Circa £27,000

Closing Date: 26th May 2017

Reference Number: PBL258

We are looking for someone to undertake chemical and biochemical analyses to support the manufacture of Porton Biopharma’s licensed pharmaceutical products; as required by EU Directive 91/356/EEC for GMP compliance. To lead the transfer and validation of analytical methods from the development labs into GMP QC labs. To write quality documentation relating to raw materials, water and product testing. To ensure that work performed within the laboratories is carried out in compliance with corporate statutory health and safety requirements

 

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QC Analyst Ref: PBL:257

Salary: Circa £22,000

Closing Date: 24th May 2017

Reference Number: PBL257

We are looking for someone to undertake chemical and biochemical analyses to support the manufacture of Porton Biopharma’s licensed pharmaceutical products; as required by EU Directive 91/356/EEC for GMP compliance. To write quality documentation relating to raw materials, water and product testing

 

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QC Technologist (Monitoring and Training) Ref: PBL256

Salary: Circa £22,000

Closing Date: 26th May 2017

Reference Number: PBL256

We are looking for someone with experience of environmental monitoring, training and working in clean rooms to carry out monitoring and training in environmental monitoring, water sampling, gowning and aseptic practices to join the Environmental Monitoring Team within QC Biological Services. Applicants must have a flexible approach to working and be able to comply with SAPO regulations.

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Document Controller Ref: PBL252

Salary: Circa £18,000

Closing Date: 26th May 2017

Reference Number: PBL252

We are looking for an applicant who has excellent communication skills in addition to good customer focus with a drive and determination to succeed in maintaining the current exceptional service levels. Using strong organisational and data entry skills the successful applicant will work within a small team to maintain a critical aspect of the site’s Quality Management System (Document Control).

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Production Technician Ref: PBL223

Salary: Circa £17,000

Reference Number: PBL223

We are looking for applicants that have GCSE in Maths, English and Science. In addition, candidates should be educated to a minimum of NVQ level 2 in a relevant subject or have significant equivalent proven experience. They should have an interest in working within a manufacturing environment and with the Quality systems associated with cGMP manufacture. Candidates should be able to communicate clearly, possessing good writing and data entry skills. Lastly applicants should have a flexible approach to work, be able to work effectively as part of a team, and be proactive and able to work on their own initiative when required.

 

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