Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Production Technician


Job Description:

Orion are proud to partner once again with this giant that are arguably one of the biggest names in the Life Science sector. Working on developing and manufacturing lifesaving, life-changing products, this really is one of those 'once in a lifetime' opportunities! 

As their newly appointed Production Technician you will work with state-of-the-art equipment as well as working in some of the most highly regulated environments. You will be part of a team of approximately 20 other Production Technicians and together you will be responsible for;

  • Manufacturing their pharmaceutical product using equipment such as filling machines 
  • Assembling the finished product into specially designed medical containers 
  • Continuously quality checking products throughout the manufacturing process 
  • Regularly fill in Manufacturing Records to ensure traceability 

As the Production Technician you will be rewarded with: 

  • Quarterly Financial Performance Bonuses of up to 10% of your annual salary 
  • Healthcare Cover via BUPA 
  • 25 days holiday plus 8 for BH (33 total) 
  • Technical Ladder which is an internal professional development programme to further develop manufacturing knowledge and skill 

We will be excited to hear from you if you can demonstrate: 

  • Experience of working in a Production based role within a highly regulated environment (e.g. aerospace, automotive, medical device, food) 
  • Knowledge or understanding of what cGMP is and means 
  • Experience of working in a LEAN manufacturing environment 

Just before you hit apply;

  • The role will be a shift-based position, alternating on a 1-week rotation. The hours for Shift 1 are: 6am to 2pm and for Shift 2: 10:30am to 6pm Monday to Friday only 
  • The role will be a fixed term contract for 12-18 months




  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Additional Salary Info

    Quarterly Financial Performance Bonuses of up to 10% of your annual salary Healthcare Cover via BUPA 25 days holiday plus 8 for BH (33 total) Technical Ladder which is an intern

  • Work Authorisation

    United Kingdom

  • Industry Sector Engineering, Utilities
  • Years Experience

    1+ years

  • Career Level

    Experienced (Non-Manager)

  • Educational level

    Some of College Coursework Completed