Pharmaceutical Production Chemist

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    Peter Rowland

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    over 2 years ago

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We are currently looking for graduate Chemists or graduate Chemical Engineers to work in a Pharmaceutical GMP Pilot Plant facility.


This is a fantastic opportunity to join a rapidly growing Pharmaceutical R&D company in Oxfordshire.


Working as an Operator in the GMP Pilot Plant facility you will use variety of different equipment running multiple chemical synthesis processes for the scale-up and manufacture of APIs.


Duties include:


  • Operate pilot plant reactors and equipment ensuring high standards of safety, housekeeping, hygiene and quality are maintained.
  • Carry all work to GMP standards.
  • Run routine maintenance and validation to reaction vessels and other equipment to ensure chemical production is carried out to project schedules.
  • Ensure that written instruction/directions are followed correctly.
  • Report any irregularities so that corrective actions can be planned and implemented.
  • Promptly and accurately complete documents as directed and record all irregularities. 
  • Support environmental monitoring and report/record information.



Ideal candidates will be degree qualified in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering and have a good work ethic.

Full training is on offer for successful candidates.


Please note this role is shift based, 12 hour day and night shifts.






Key words: BEng, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Process Chemist, Pilot Plant, Production Chemist, Manufacturing Chemist, GMP, Pharmaceutical, graduate, BSc, organic chemistry.