Pharmaceutical Process Technican

Dependent on experience
01 May 2018
29 May 2018
Emily Davidson
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Pharmaceutical Process Technician to join a leading Biotechnology company based in the Wrexham area. As the Pharmaceutical Process Technician you will be working primarily in either upstream or downstream processing of biopharmaceutical products. Carrying out protein purification, chromatography, filtration, fermentation, protein extraction will be among your duties.


Your duties as the Pharmaceutical Process Technician will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. You will be involved in optimising the Downstream Processes for example tangential flow filtration process development. Your role will include working in Upstream Processing which may involve the following:
- Vessel preparation
- Seed operation and vessel innoculation
- Fermentation
- Protein extraction

2. Your role will include supporting the implementation of new bioprocess technologies as well as utilising robust technologies.

3. As the Pharmaceutical Process Technician you will perform experimentation and write technical reports while following GMP regulations. You will also participate in process monitoring and continuous improvement.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Pharmaceutical Process Technician we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in a Life Sciences related degree such as Biotechnology, Bioengineering, Chemical engineering etc.

2. Proven industry experience working in Upstream or Downstream Processing with experience in a cleanroom/ GMP environment across multiple projects.

3. Significant experience carrying out protein purifications would be beneficial to your application.

Key Words: Bioprocess | Engineering | Manufacturing | Proteins | Purification | Upstream | Downstream | Pharmaceutical | GMP | Lean 6 Sigma | Chromatography | Fermentation |

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.