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Micro Technician

Date: Jun 22, 2022

Location: Runcorn, GB, WA7 3FA

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

Who We Are

We touch the lives of over 200 million patients every day, and billions every year. After all, everyone needs healthcare or medication at some point. Yet until today, you may not have heard of us. We’re Teva, a global pharmaceutical company, committed to increasing access to high-quality healthcare to patients around the world and we are currently recruiting a Microbiology Technician to join the team, full time on a fixed term contract for a period of 12 months.

 

At Teva Runcorn, we develop, manufacture and market innovative and affordable medicines, specialising in sterile liquid products mainly used for treating respiratory conditions using Blow-Fill-Seal technology as well as injectable Combination Products such as our MS treatment Copaxone.

 

We are also home to two R&D centres and a Sterile Training Academy— a centre of excellence within Teva for sterile manufacturing, safety and compliance training.

A Day In The Life Of A Microbiology Technician

Providing data through microbiological testing regimes, from which confidence in the sterility of the finished product can be founded. In additional, offerings technical support to production on microbiological/hygiene and contamination control issues.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Different Microbiological tests of in-process samples, Raw materials and finished product

  • Environmental monitoring of Clean Rooms

  • Documentation completed and reviewed in real time. Use of Microbiological data base (eg LIMS) to record results

  • Work within a team to ensure tasks are completed in a fast paced Laboratory, as coordinated by Seniors and Team Leader.

  • Lab support activities such as Media QC, Bacterial Identification and Use of Autoclave

  • All tasks supporting Sterility Assurance of Products and Medicines

Who Are We Looking For?

Do you have?

  • Preferably pharmaceutical knowledge and experience - degree qualified or HNC in Microbiology / Biological sciences and lab experience

  • Experience with computer programs such as Word, Excel etc

 

Are You?

  • Able to communicate both orally and in the written format to personnel at all levels

  • Someone that understands the need for quality with a keen eye for detail

 

If so – we would love to hear from you!

What We Can Offer You

  • 20 days paid shift holidays leave per year - with the option to buy and sell up to 3 shifts each year.

  • Company pension – flexible employee contributions

  • Competitive salary

  • Employee assistance programme

  • A number of health benefits including: Life Assurance, Critical Illness Insurance, Income protection

  • Plus many other flexible benefits via salary sacrifice: Cycle to work scheme, online and in store discounts and much more

Already Working @TEVA?

If you are a current Teva employee, please apply using the internal career site available on "Employee Central". By doing so, your application will be treated with priority. You will also be able to see opportunities that are open exclusively to Teva employees. Use the following link to search and apply: Internal Career Site

The internal career site is available from your home network as well. If you have trouble accessing your EC account, please contact your local HR/IT partner.

 

This role will be open internally until Monday 9th May

Teva’s Equal Employment Opportunity Commitment

Teva Pharmaceuticals is committed to equal opportunity in employment. It is Teva's global policy that equal employment opportunity be provided without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ancestry, veteran status, national or ethnic origin or any other legally recognized status entitled to protection under applicable laws.

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