Stores Assistant

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Salary: £17,500 - £22,000
  • Location: Porton
  • Start date: asap
  • Employment Hours: 37.5
  • Job Sectors: Distribution, Pharmaceutical, Production and Assembly
  • Posted: 16/05/2018



We are currently recruiting for Porton Biopharma who are looking for two Stores Assistants

All applicants will need to provide a covering letter with their CV

The role will be assisting the Pharm Stores Team Leader in the supply and management of controlled pharmaceutical materials for the use in the manufacture processes, within Development & Production at Porton

The working hours are Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5.00pm with occasional need for weekend working

Salary is from £17, 500 + DOE

Job role:

Be responsible to the Unit Manager for your day to day activities.

Undertake all work in accordance with the Code of Safety Practice, Quality System and all other regulatory requirements.

Follow all Procedures, Policies, Rules, Regulations and Guidelines for all activities to ensure products meet the required standard.

Take care and pay detailed attention to all tasks always. Complete documentation and records accurately and to a high standard.

Work to CGMP ensuring the unit is maintained in a compliant state following Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) and codes of practice. Keep updated on new rules and regulations.

Maintain production areas to the required standard using defined cleaning procedures.

Perform a wide range of routine and some non-routine technical procedures and    understand the rationale behind the procedures and practices.

To be conversant with all the requirements for the operation of the Pharmaceutical Stores, regarding the demands of GMP, Risk Assessments and general safety regulations

To assist in the receipt, dispensing, sampling, supply and processing of all raw materials.

Perform general housekeeping and cleaning duties within the Pharmaceutical Stores.


Good team working skills, a flexible approach in the workplace with a background in working in a stores/warehouse environment, and possibly either pharmaceutical manufacturing or food industry experience

Awareness of good customer service skills would be an advantage, together with good communication skills and experience of record keeping and recording

A minimum of GCSE Math’s, English and a science

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