Production Support Technician

Livingston, United Kingdom

Today Lonza is a global leader in life sciences. We are more than 15,000 employees in more than 100 locations around the world. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.

Lonza, Edinburgh are market leaders in the manufacture of liquid filled hard shell capsules and supply products for clinical and commercial applications. As part of the manufacturing team you will work in a fast paced production environment making pharmaceutical products that will deliver improved patient outcomes and fulfil unmet medical needs.

The new and exciting roles will support the continued expansion of our manufacturing facilities and are required to meet growing market demand and enable our customers to help their patients. We are looking for enthusiastic, hardworking people who are willing to learn new skills and have a positive, pro-active approach. Previous experience of pharmaceutical manufacture is not essential, but you must be prepared to work in a cleanroom environment and ensure compliance with GMP regulations at all times. To join our team you must:

Key responsibilities:

  • Have good practical skills - to set-up, operate and strip down modern high speed production equipment
  • Be flexible - to ensure production output and client demands
  • Have integrity - to maintain compliance with GMP regulations
  • Be reliable - able to make a positive contribution to the production team
  • Be conscientious and have a good eye for detail - to conduct quality checks and ensure data is accurately recorded

Key requirements:

  • Experience as an operator within a regulated production environment
  • Understands and demonstrates the principles Health & Safety and current Good Manufacturing Practice in a Production environment
  • Blister packing experience and/or mechanical skills are considered an advantage

People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.

Reference: R17256