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General Support Technician

Careers - Laboratory AssistantNorth Yorkshire | Permanent | Competitive Package + Bonus + Pension

Are you looking for a lab based role in a fast-paced environment? 

Broughton Laboratories Limited is an independent contract analytical laboratory based on the stunning Broughton Hall Business Park servicing the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries. An opportunity to join the Broughton Laboratories Operations Team has arisen, and we are looking for a successful candidate to help deliver further success to our clients.

In line with expansion we are seeking to recruit a hard-working, highly motivated and professional Technician capable of working within a fast-moving quality laboratory environment.

Main Purpose of the Job

  • To support and improve the efficiency of the laboratory by ensuring the required equipment is technically monitored and maintained as part of the in-house Technical Operations Team. 

  • You will be responsible for supporting our scientists by performing troubleshooting and repairs, ensuring equipment is available and suitable for use.

  • Attend the stability facility to support with routine stability operations including daily checks and housekeeping.

  • You will be responsible for maintaining the stability equipment routinely in compliance with cGMP and ICH regulations.

  • Travel between both laboratory and stability facility to support with stability and archive activities.

Key Person Specification

  • Minimum of GSCE in science with a desire to learn the workings of an analytical laboratory.

  • A-Level or equivalent in science is desirable.
  • Previous experience of working within a laboratory environment is advantageous; however, this is not a pre-requisite.

  • An understanding of regulatory requirements and the need for adherence.

  • A hands-on approach to equipment maintenance. 
  • Good verbal, numeral and literacy skills.

  • Good IT skills.

  • Excellent attention to details.

  • Capable of working as an individual and team player.

  • Driving Licence.

Our Offer

Broughton Laboratories provides exciting opportunities for you to apply your knowledge, skills and experience through hands-on assignments and projects.  You will work alongside the best Scientists within the industry.  Each year, Broughton invests in learning and development offering you a competitive salary, pension, supportive leadership team and tailored training programme.  Join our team to discover your potential and take pride in valuable achievements.

About Broughton

Broughton Laboratories is a privately-owned global analytical services business. We are an FDA and MHRA inspected laboratory focused on delivering a high-quality service for industry-leading clients across the pharmaceutical, animal health and medical device industries.  Whether its innovation or optimisation, Broughton Laboratories tackles the toughest challenges from new product development to fast-paced routine Quality Control.

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