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GMP Production Operatives (Biotechnologists)

Date: 19-Nov-2021

Location: Oxford, GB

Company: oxfordbiom

Do you want to feel inspired every day? We’re future-focused and our business is growing rapidly. We succeed together through passion, commitment and team work, and so can you.


Oxford Biomedica’s Manufacturing Team is responsible for the production and aseptic fill and finish of vectors, for our clients and partners, to GMP standard.

We are looking for motivated people who want to make a difference, delivering advanced innovative treatments to patients with unmet needs and join us at our new facility.


Your responsibilities in this role would be:


  • Largescale manufacture of ATMPs within GMP cleanroom facilities including:
    • Upstream adherent and/or suspension mammalian cell culture, transfection and harvest of viral vector products.
    • Downstream processing including clarification, chromatography, ultra/diafiltration and fill/finish activities.
  • Ensuring batch success by working using good aseptic techniques.
  • Preparing, cleaning and maintaining the GMP facility including performing viable and non-viable environmental monitoring.
  • Preparation of growth media and stock solutions using portable mixing tanks.
  • Completing Batch Manufacturing Records in a timely fashion throughout the manufacturing process.
  • Taking part in continuous improvement initiatives & development of production processes.
  • Investigating quality incidents, deviations and improving procedures.
  • Working to high standards of health & safety.


To be successful in this role, you will have the following skills and experience:

  • BSc Life Sciences or equivalent or experience of working within a biological or chemical GMP manufacturing environment.
  • Prior experience of working within an aseptic environment is advantageous but not essential.
  • Self-motivated with a strong focus on safety, quality, details and results.
  • Good problem solving, interpersonal communication and team skills.
  • Excellent writing skills and computer literacy.
  • Flexibility to work shifts.


Collaborate. Contribute. Change lives


We look forward to receiving your application.


No agencies please.