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Senior Operator Grade 3 (Manufacturing)

Senior Operator Grade 3 (Manufacturing)

Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Salary: Competitive
Ref No: HRJOB4956
Business Unit: Pharma Services
Location: Craigavon
Open To: Internal and External Candidates

Please note this is a re-advertisement, if you have applied for this position within the past 6 months, we will be unable to accept your application at this time
The Company

Almac is an exceptional, award winning, drug development solutions provider at the forefront of the pharmaceutical industry.  We are a privately owned organization that has organically grown over 50 years and now employs in excess of 5,000 highly skilled personnel worldwide.  Our Global headquarters is located in Craigavon, Northern Ireland with additional operations throughout Europe (UK, Ireland), across the US (Pennsylvania, North Carolina and California) and in Asia (Singapore and Japan). 

Our drive and passion for the values championed by our Founder, and enshrined in the ethos of Almac, ensures that ‘Partnering to Advance Human Health’ is more than just a strapline – it is our way of life.

Advancing human health requires exceptional people – your talent, experience and passion will be the perfect match.  Together we will make an exceptional difference to the health of countless patients all over the world ………and this is just the beginning. 
Let’s be exceptional together

The Role
Working as part of the Manufacturing team based in our global headquarters in Craigavon, you will be responsible for carrying out operational tasks and assist with process improvement and staff development tasks while in the production and/ or packaging areas to achieve the targets and standards set for operations, including the performance of process supervisory checks within batch records.

As part of a busy team within a rapidly growing organization, operating within a challenging industry you will benefit from the numerous personal and professional developmental opportunities available throughout the Almac group.

Essential Criteria

  • Experience of leading teams in a production environment involving production teams, machinery, and quality control of product

Desirable Criteria
(The following criteria may be applied if a large pool of applicants exist)

  • GCSEs (or equivalent) at Grade C or above in English Language, Maths and Science
  • NQF level 3 Qualification (i.e. – A Level, NVQ/BTEC Level 3 or equivalent)
  • Experience in operation of process equipment an advantage.
  • Experience in a production environment involving production teams, machinery, and quality control of product

Additional Information

  • Rotating shift M-F: 0600-1400, 1400-2200

Competitive salary
Family friendly flexible working
Learning and development opportunities and support
Health promotions
Enhanced pension contribution
Long service awards
34 days annual leave allowance
Marriage leave
Free car parking
Moving house leave
Subsidized restaurant
Paid medical appointments
Bereavement Leave
Occupational sick pay
Enhanced maternity pay
On site physiotherapist
Critical illness policy
Perks discount scheme
Death in service benefit
Westfield healthcare benefit
(Full detail including eligibility criteria is outlined in the company handbook)

To Apply: Apply online at
Closing Date: Thursday 25th July 2019 at 17:00 hours

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