We are recruiting for a Packaging Technician to join our friendly and supportive Night Shift team who work 4 shifts from 9pm to 7am Monday to Thursday.

 

Ideally candidates will have experience of working as a Packaging Technician in the Pharmaceuticals industry, operating high speed packaging equipment and working to maintain GMP (Good Manufacturing Practise) standards at all times.

 

Or have worked in a similar GMP environment such as Food manufacturing or Cosmetics. They should also have an interest in how packaging machines work and be keen to learn how to deal with issues as they come up to ensure production runs smoothly.  Previous long-term experience of successfully working a nightshift is an essential requirement.

 

About Custom

CPS is a full-service “Clinical to Commercial” CDMO and holds various licences to operate a range of services which includes MIA, Specials, IMP, WDL, and Vet D.  CPS is an independent OSD specialist pharma contract services provider. CPS produces a range of formulation technologies including modified release and potent products such as hormones at low dose. New development and commercial manufacturing facilities for high potency contained processing are planned to come on stream during 2019 at the recently acquired site adjacent to our existing Brighton, Moulsecoomb packaging and QC facilities.

 

About the role

Reporting to the Night Shift Supervisor your responsibilities will include:

  • Operating various packaging equipment including blister filling, bottle filling, cartoning, labelling, check weighing and over wrapping equipment.
  • Understanding and following Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and maintaining high housekeeping standards.
  • Following verbal and detailed written processing instructions with accuracy.
  • Completing batch processing documents using simple mathematical calculations.
  • Assisting with setting of lines during changeovers.
  • Moving and lifting components and equipment using mechanical aids as appropriate
  • Taking ownership and responsibility of all aspects of running the line.

Desired Skills & Experience

About You

  • Experience of working as a Packaging Technician in the Pharmaceuticals industry would be advantageous. Candidates will also be considered who have worked within a GMP environment such as Food manufacturing or Cosmetics night shift.
  • Experience of previously working a Night Shift pattern is essential.
  • Good general standard of education, specifically in English language and maths
  • Ability to follow instructions with accuracy
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated and proactive
  • Team player who enjoys and works well within a small team
  • A flexible attitude
  • Reconciliation skills

Benefits include: Holiday; pension; life assurance; subsidised gym and annual profit related company and individual bonus payment based on successful performance. 

We offer free parking on site and easy access to the A27.   Walking distance from Moulsecoomb station. Staff canteen on site. 

Applicants must have the right to work in the UK. 

Successful candidates will be required to complete a basic disclosure check.

How to apply

Please submit your application to: Recruitment@custompharma.co.uk highlighting how your relevant skills and experience meet requirements 

Applicants must have the right to work in the UK. 

Successful candidates will be required to complete a basic disclosure check.