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Graduate Manufacturing Scientist



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Graduate Manufacturing Scientist

Are you a life sciences graduate looking to take your first step into industry? Would you like to work with an employer who truly values their staff, offering them great career progression opportunities, an amazing benefits package (including a gym/golf membership!) and a competitive salary?

If so, we have an opportunity for you!

Our client has ambitious growth aspirations over the next few years, and they are currently seeking enthusiastic graduates to join their cell culture team as Manufacturing Scientists. This is a great opportunity to join a fantastic team and kick-start your career, whilst also significantly contributing to the fight against COVID-19.

Our client provides a generous shift allowance on top of their competitive base salary, and so if you would like a role where you can often be finished by 2pm to enjoy the summer afternoons, this is the role for you!

Role responsibilities

This role will be working as part of the Manufacturing team your key responsibilities will be:

  • Execute production steps defined by SOPs, production records and protocol for manufacture of a Covid vaccine
  • Apply best cGMP work practices and techniques
  • Conduct on-time reporting according to defined document management standards
  • Immediately escalate and report any deviations to materials, facilities, processes or procedures to the supervising team
  • Conduct all activities in the most careful and safe manner and in full compliance with HSE requirements
  • Ensure that at any time equipment, facilities and materials used in the area of responsibility comply with defined standards
  • Support change controls, investigations and CAPAs in the most diligent manner
  • Identify areas for continuous improvement and escalate those to the respective manufacturing supervisor or appropriate person
  • Actively contribute to the development and maintenance of an enthusiastic, supportive and collaborative environment within the team setting
  • Shift work and out of hours work as may be required
  • To undertake any other duties as requested by the line manager in accordance with company requirements
  • Be accountable that the individual workspace is clean, tidy and well organised

Person Specification

Essential knowledge/skills will include:

  • Relevant degree
  • Laboratory experience (can include practical University laboratories)


      • Experience with mammalian cell culture and aseptic technique

Next Steps

Apply online in the first instance or by contacting Nichola Lumley on or call 0141 270 5135

Equal Opportunities

FPSG is committed to equal opportunities regardless of gender, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief and age.


We are Disability Confident and neurodiverse aware. If you have a disability, please tell us if there are any reasonable adjustments we can make to assist you in your application or with your recruitment process

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