Almac’s Apprenticeship programme is central to the future growth and development of our organisation. Not only will you work in a high quality, customer focused, innovative environment, you will develop your skills and thrive within our business with the full support of your Almac mentor.
Develop your skills within Almac’s Analytical department and use a variety of analytical techniques to determine the purity, potency and shelf-life of active pharmaceutical ingredients and drug products.
You also have the option to continue your studies at Level 6 (B.Sc.) and Level 7 (M.Sc.) as a Higher Level Apprentice.Find out more
Support sample management and biomarker discovery and development in Almac Diagnostic Services, where you will perform sample processing using a range of relevant laboratory techniques.
You also have the option to continue your studies at Level 6 (B.Sc.) and Level 7 (M.Sc.) as a Higher Level Apprentice.
Join Almac’s Information Services department where you’ll be involved in the delivery of computing services to Almac staff by supporting service desk requests, infrastructure management and the development of software solutions for Almac projects.Find out more
Experience working in Almac’s GMP* Manufacturing plant, using skills in both mechanical and electrical engineering to support the maintenance and calibration of equipment used in the manufacture of active pharmaceutical ingredients.
An apprenticeship at Almac will allow you to maximise your career development potential and you will benefit from a structured programme of on-the-job training tailored to your needs. You will also have a unique opportunity to develop leadership skills on Almac’s ‘Achieving your Potential’ training programme to help you fulfil your potential and shine in your career.
You will earn a salary while you learn and therefore you won’t incur any fees or costs associated with studying a higher education course. Almac will reward you with benefits such as enhanced pension, health and wellbeing schemes and flexible working options.
There are no costs incurred as Higher Level Apprenticeships are funded by the Department for the Economy.
Residency conditions apply.
Candidates should not be currently on any other Government funded training courses.
Apprenticeship candidates with a HNC, Foundation Degree or Degree in a related discipline may not be eligible.
Further information regarding eligibility can be found here.
Admissions Criteria for entry to SRC can be found here.
Submit your application to SRC who will assess your application for eligibility and invite you to an information session.
In early July, SRC will forward applications to employers for shortlisting. Candidates will be invited by Almac for interview.
In August, upon success in the interview process and receipt of the required UCAS points, applicants will receive a firm offer from SRC and a contract of employment from Almac.
Choose your future career and apply!
“The most interesting thing about my job is knowing that each and every one of us is helping patients everywhere by completing vital analysis on both drugs on the market and some which will one day be on the market too.”
View Anna-Grace’s video to learn about her journey!
“What I really enjoy about doing a Higher Level Apprenticeship is that it gives me the chance to gain valuable practical experience while studying to gain a recognised qualification. It is sometimes hard to juggle study with work, but knowing that I have a successful career ahead of me keeps me motivated and determined to achieve my goals.”
View Hasan’s video to learn about his journey!
“This Higher Level Apprenticeship role has provided me with the opportunity to work on live projects and hence gain work-based learning experience while developing the transferable skills essential to succeed in the industry”.
View Jake’s video to learn about his journey!
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