Create a Job Alert.

Enter your email below to save this search and receive job recommendations for similar positions.
Thank you. We'll send jobs matching these to
You already suscribed to this job alert.
No Thanks
UK
What job do you want?
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply on company site

You’re being taken to an external site to apply.

Enter your email below to receive job recommendations for similar positions.
Production Scientist at Gold Group

Production Scientist

Gold Group Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire Full-Time
£20,000 - £25,000 / year
Apply on company site

Create Job Alert.

Get similar jobs sent to your email

My client is a rapidly growing venture-capital backed company that has developed an entirely new class of diagnostic product - an instrument-free molecular test. The Company's products combine the superior performance of laboratory testing with the proven market benefits of disposable tests. Their first product is a simple disposable test that uses a nasal swab sample to give an ultra-rapid result without the need for any instrumentation. As a molecular test it exploits the Gold Standard chemistry of laboratory tests but is easy to use in any setting and thus will enable widespread decentralised testing for COVID-19. Sense has ambitious plans to grow from its strong foundations and become a leader in this exciting new segment of the diagnostics industry. As part of the expansion of its biomanufacturing capabilities Sense is currently seeking a Production Scientist.

The Role and Responsibilities: There is an opportunity for a skilled and motivated Production Scientist to join the rapidly expanding biomanufacturing team in Sense Cambridge as the company's first products progress into commercial production. The role will include the following key responsibilities:

* Prepare and qualify biochemical reagents for manufacture in commercial products;

* Produce molecular diagnostic assay reagents to agreed work instructions;

* Support the installation, validation and maintenance of laboratory manufacturing equipment;

* Preparation of batch production records for commercial supply;

* Ensure compliance of production operations with the company's quality system;

* Support the smooth running and management of the biomanufacturing facilities;

* Support the preparation and continuous improvement of biomanufacturing activities.

There is significant scope to tailor this role to meet the skills and experience of the successful applicant to ensure a challenging and rewarding role with opportunities for development and progression as the company grows.

Candidates are expected to have experience working in a production laboratory environment. It is advantageous but not essential for candidates to have experience in the (molecular) diagnostics field. Prior experience of lyophilisation / freeze drying of biomolecules would be an advantage. Good IT, writing and interpersonal skills are essential to ensure accurate documentation of activities and effective communication within the manufacturing team. More broadly, we are looking for a team player with the initiative, flexibility, drive and enthusiasm to achieve goals and exceed expectations in a dynamic start-up environment.

Services advertised by Gold Group are those of an Agency and/or an Employment Business.
We will contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview
 

Recommended skills

Molecular Diagnostics
Installations (Manual/Mechanical)
Operations
Management
Bioproduction
Reagent

Salary Details

This salary was provided in the Job Posting.
£20,000-£25,000
Yearly Salary
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply on company site

Job ID: 212955565

JOBMEDIC.CO.UK TIP

For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.

By applying to a job using Jobmedic.co.uk you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the Jobmedic.co.uk Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.