Apprentice Steriles Technicians (4 roles)
18 Month Apprenticeship
Date 5th August 2021
Shift Pattern: 6am-2pm and 1.30pm-9.30pm Monday to Friday on alternate weeks.
We are very excited to launch our 2021 apprenticeship programmes, which offers the chance to join our established team, get real life job experience, gain a qualification and kick-start a career in manufacturing. You’ll also get paid too!
You will be fully supported via your Apprentice Support Bubble consisting of your supervisor, your buddy, the Head of Learning & Development, the Manufacturing Training Lead and your workplace assessor.
We have a very friendly team here at Wockhardt and we can’t wait to welcome new apprentices into our business!
4 roles are available for Apprentice Steriles Technicians leading to a Level 2 qualification in Improving Operational Performance – Manufacturing Foundation Apprenticeship.
You will be fully trained and supported. Below is a summary of what you will be doing:
•Working in a clean room, ensuring that microbial contamination is kept to a minimum to allow the aseptic filling of sterile products.
•Carrying out activities in preparation, manufacture, filtration, filling and cleaning, ensuring adherence to established procedures in accordance with Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and Health & Safety.
•Completing all documentation correctly, following “Right First Time” approach and preparing and operating equipment to manufacture aseptic products following good cleanroom practices.
•Carrying out specific cleaning routines within the clean room and processing consumable items.
•Attending team meetings, completing training and reading documentation in order to keep up to date with GMP and Industry Standards.
•Ensuring that training activities are recorded and that no duties are carried out without being appropriately trained and working in and supporting other Manufacturing areas as per business needs.
What we're looking for?
Minimum age of 18 as of 6th September 2021, due to shift systems and location. Good educational standard of numeracy and literacy (minimum D in Maths and English). Fluent in English, both verbal and written. Dextrous with good hand-eye co-ordination. PC-literate and able to easily navigate Windows-based systems. Flexible and able to understand quality procedures. Willingness to learn. Enthusiastic and passionate. Hard-working and committed. Great time-keeping and attendance record. Good standard of hygiene. Presentable. Willing to wear appropriate work-wear in clean room, eg gown, mask etc. Able to communicate effectively. Able to work independently as well as being a great team player. High degree of alertness. High attention to detail. Willing to work a shift system.
What's in it for you?
We have a good track record for taking on apprentices after they have completed their programme. There are lots of career paths available so we will always endeavour to reward those that perform with permanent positions for roles that are available at the time.
Wockhardt offer an abundance of employee benefits and perks including; A generous pension, death in service benefit, enhanced holiday allowance, salary sacrifice Schemes, Wockhardt Rewards website, a Sports and Social club and on-going professional development to name but a few.
Where will you be working?
You will be working from our Wrexham based head office which is home to our MHRA approved sterile injectable manufacturing facility. Our Wrexham site has been awarded the Investors in People Silver award for our dedication to investing in our employees, and a Silver award from corporate health standards for promoting the health and well-being of our employees. A strong family feel, dedicated charity fundraising, fantastic potential for personal growth, and a solid benefits package make us a great place to work, so what are you waiting for apply now!
How to apply
If you are interested, please apply in writing, enclosing your CV to the Human Resources Department or alternatively, email your cv to email@example.com