Brecon Pharmaceuticals Ltd is a fast growing, quality provider of packaging services to the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries. The business is based in modern, purpose-built premises in a quality environment on the edge of the Brecon Beacons.


We offer good promotion prospects within a rapidly expanding Company, comprehensive training, along with a competitive salary and benefits package.

To apply, telephone Brecon and ask for the Personnel Department, or e-mail us, or why not attend one of our Recruitment Events

Our next Recruitment Event is our on site Open Day on Wednesday 23rd June.


Current Vacancies - last updated 6th May 2004

Store Person

Line Leaders

Production Operatives

Student Placements

 

STORE PERSON

Ideal Candidate
A motivated individual with excellent communication skills.

Assisting and reporting to the Materials Management Team Leader, this full time position involves receiving, checking and segregating materials received.

You would also need to liaise with internal and external departments to ensure goods are in the right place at the right time. Good IT, team working and organisational skills are essential along with good attention to detail and the flexibility to work shifts at short notice. Knowledge of stock control systems would be an advantage but not essential

Duties will include completing paperwork, receiving and issuing materials manually and by using the computerised stock control system, carry out stock checks and any necessary investigations should any discrepancy occur.

At all times you must ensure that you comply with the requirements of the Health and Safety at Work Act and where appropriate the Medicines Act.

Experience within packing industry would be preferable along with a good understanding of factory processes and GMP.

Closing date 14th May 2004

Written applications with supporting CV to Pauline Tarrant, Personnel Officer.

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Due to a large increase in orders we require additions to our production department in all areas for all shifts.

LINE LEADERS

Ideal Candidate
An enthusiastic leader with excellent communication and motivational skills.

We are looking to recruit people to work within small teams of production operators, leading the teams to efficiently produce high quality packs of pharmaceuticals.

Previous experience of the pharmaceuticals, cosmetics or food and drink industry would be an advantage. Responsibilities include booking in and reconciling goods, training production operators, authorising goods for packing, in-process checks, liaising with Unit Leaders and Q.C. Inspectors.

Relevant qualifications within Pharmaceutical Packaging would be an advantage along with knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practice.

Full training will be given including opportunities to gain qualifications in Pharmaceutical Packaging.

Closing date Interviews Underway

Applications to Pauline Tarrant, Personnel Officer.

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PRODUCTION OPERATIVES

Ideal Candidate
A teamworker with excellent communication skills.
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Working in clean purpose built facilities we require people to pack pharmaceuticals for the Commercial market.

The ability to adapt & learn in a fast moving, challenging environment is essential.

Hours (permanent fixed shifts, 25% shift premium)
2pm-12 midnight Monday to Thursday _____________________________________________________

We also require people to pack pharmaceutical products for the Japanese market.

A good eye for detail is required as this position involves close up inspection work.

Hours (permanent fixed shifts, 25% shift premium)
2pm-12 midnight Monday to Thursday

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Strict adherence to Health and Safety procedures is essential in all of the above area. Knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practice would be useful along with experience within a pharmaceutical packaging environment.

Full training will be given including opportunities to gain qualifications in Pharmaceutical Packaging.

Applications to Pauline Tarrant, Personnel Officer.

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Student Placements
12 week, 8 week and sandwich year Student Placements are available.

We also take on students to working in our packaging department. Work is available during Christmas, Easter and Summer vacations.

 

CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT STUDENT PLACEMENT

We are looking for a student studying at graduate level who could design and build an Access database to capture production downtime data as part of a 12 week project placement.

With the use of more sophisticated packaging lines, addressing the root cause of line downtime is extremely important in preventing lost production time.

The project will encompass design and set up of the database system, production of reports / graphical illustrations of data, data analysis and some data entry.

The individual must possess sufficient IT skills to set up the system with minimal technical support this should include experience in the use of databases specifically Access and Visual Basic skills.

Written applications with supporting CV to Pauline Tarrant, Personnel Officer.

Closing Date 31st May 2004

 

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Recruitment Events

OPEN DAY

Recruitment Event

If you would like the opportunity to find out more about the excellent career opportunities available at Brecon, book a place on our Open Day held on site on Wednesday 23rd June.

CEO John Bath will be available at 11am, 1pm, 4pm and 6 pm to present the future plans for Brecon's business. A tour of our facilities will also take place with members of Brecon's team on hand to answer any questions you may have.

Places are limited so please make your booking as soon as possible.

For more information please contact us direct on 01497 822235 or email Pauline Tarrant, Personnel Officer.

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