Production Scientist

Dependent on experience
13 May 2019
10 Jun 2019
Jessica McLachlan
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an experienced analytical chemist looking for your next role with a growing biotechnology company?

We are currently looking for a Production Scientist with experience in HPLC and UV-Vis to join a growing biotechnology company based in the Glasgow area. As the Production Scientist you will be responsible for manufacturing, testing and validating products, utilising analytical chemistry and assisting with analytical method development.


Your duties as the Production Scientist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Carry out analytical testing and validation of the manufactured product, mainly UV-Vis Spectrophotometry, HPLC, LCMS-MS.

2. Manufacturing buffers and working with chemicals, vitamins and toxins to manufacture products, while adhering to COSHH.

3. As the Production Scientist, you will be responsible for following, writing and reviewing manufacturing SOPs and completing related documentation associated with the QMS.

4. Calibrating and maintaining laboratory equipment, and carrying out stock checks of raw materials.


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

1. Minimum Bachelor's degree in a scientific subject i.e. Chemistry or Biochemistry.

2. Proven industry experience in a ISO9001:2015 (or similar) quality system environment.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with UV-Vis Spectrophotometry, HPLC and analytical method development (LCMS-MS experience would be advantageous but is not essential).

Key Words: analytical chemist | method development | UV-Vis Spectrophotometry | HPLC | LCMS-MS | manufacturing | Production Scientist | ISO9001

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for talent development. We therefore welcome applications for any interested parties 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 professionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.

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