QC Analyst/QC Senior Analyst

QC Analyst/QC Senior Analyst

Grade: 30-32 (Depending on experience)

Salary – £23,012 – £36,400 with additional Shift Disturbance Allowance (£10,200.61 per annum)


Post Ref –  2019ATR115

Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies based in Billingham, Stockton-on-Tees specialise in developing manufacturing processes for customers biologic drugs and offering stability studies to support customer drug substance and drug products.

With plants in Billingham UK, Hillerod Denmark, North Carolina and Texas USA our Global Vision is to be the leading and most trusted global Contract Development and Manufacturing Organisation partner in the biopharmaceutical industry.

As we continue on a period of significant growth we have an opportunity for an individual to join the QC Facility Microbiology Team.  The QC Facility Microbiology team follow a 12 hour day and night 232 shift pattern to ensure permanent cover for the manufacturing streams.

A vacancy has arisen for the position of Facility Microbiology Analyst within the Facility Microbiology Team. The successful applicant will report to the QC Facility Manager. Ideally educated to A-level/HND/ Degree level with some scientific knowledge and ideally at least 1 year of laboratory based experience in a cGMP environment

The role involves performing various microbiological techniques and providing critical support to the manufacturing facilities by performing sampling, analysis and interpretation of facility water and environmental monitoring samples. The role will involve the following key techniques:

  • Environmental Monitoring and Water Sampling of the Cleanroom Facilities.
  • Bioburden analysis
  • Endotoxin analysis
  • Manufacturing facility qualification

In order to fulfil this role the candidate must be willing to work a dedicated days/nights shift pattern which includes routine weekend working. Be flexible, self- motivated and have the ability to work as part of a team, but also be able to work with minimum supervision and deliver high quality accurate work. They will need to be able to build strong relationships with a wide variety of individuals.

This role requires an individual with proven knowledge of cGMP.  Also the ability to provide a critical assessment of data, good decision making skills and effective communication skills.

We offer a generous benefits package including;

  • Competitive salary plus company bonus scheme
  • Up to 35 days of holiday, plus bank holidays.
  • Salary Sacrifice scheme offering bikes, dental etc.
  • Free parking.
  • Generous pension scheme.

Interested applicants must complete an application form and send to fdbkrecruitment@fujifilm.com  no later than 12 noon on Saturday, 19 October 2019. 

If we have not contacted you within four weeks of the closing date, please assume that you have not been shortlisted on this occasion.

Job Description – Facility Microbiology Analyst

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