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Ark Talent Group aims to become the leading niche technical talent provider in the Life Science and Process industries. Our principle is simple; delivering on promises to get the right results. We offer a professional, competitive and discreet recruitment service with a bespoke approach and offer a wide range of options from database searches or search and selection for key appointments to retained campaigns for volume recruitment needs We operate across the UK and Europe working closely with employers and candidates placing talented individuals in the right positions. As experienced specialists we pride ourselves on really understanding and listening to your needs, requirements and aspirations because we know how frustrating it can be to find the perfect job or source the perfect candidate.
My client is a leading biotechnology company who specialised in the manufacture of high quality stem cells for biomedical R&D purposes. Due to an exciting stage of growth within the company they are looking for a Technical Customer Support Associate to join their team. Responsibilities: - You will be responsible for providing technical support to clients via email, phone and face to face visits. - You will also be involved in liaising with production labs about products issues and improvements - Maintaining the company website and database. - Working on departmental and inter-departmental projects, sharing your expertise in Mammalian Stem Cell Culture with your team and the rest of the organisation. - Attending tradeshows, giving product presentations and participating in seminars. Ideal Candidate: - A BSc or MSc in the life sciences, preferably Biology. - Experience working with stem cells and mammalian cell culture. - Experience of technical writing. - Ideally you will have knowledge of iPSC technology. For more information on this role then please contact Dan Diggle at Ark Talent on 0161 232 4575
My client is a leading a leading Biotechnology company and due to expansion they are looking for an Analytical Scientist to join their team on an initial 6 month fixed term contract. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES · Perform product characterisation tests. · Assay development and validation within the scope of designated protein projects. · Routine testing of process development samples will be performed in accordance with schedule requirements. · General support of the laboratory housekeeping and GMP maintenance as appropriate. · The role will involve completion of related documentation to the GMP standards required by the company and may include preparation and review of protocols and reports. · Training in the Quality management systems and documentation of related non-conformances. · Change controls will be included in the role. IDEAL CANDIDATE · BSc or MSc in Chemistry/Biochemistry or other related biological science (or equivalent) · Routine experience in performing ELISAs, SDS-PAGE, chromatography techniques (HPLC and FPLC) are primary requirements · Additional prior experience in tissue culture and molecular biology techniques (including PCR) would be an advantage · GLP / GMP and validation experience in a relevant work environment. · Knowledge of computer literacy (including MS Word and Excel) · Ability to work well in a team. · Effective communication skills. · Good organizational skills. The Analytical Scientist will be given full training, although previous related experience is essential. For more information on this role please contact Dan at Ark Talent on 0161 232 4575
My Client, a global manufacturer of polymer coatings based in the North West of England, is looking to recruit a number of chemists at varying levels to join their team, from Junior up to Senior Chemist position. If you have experience within the coatings industry (developing new products) and looking for a new career move, please submit your CV for review as myself and my client would be interested in discussing your experience in further detail. If you are interested in hearing more about the vacancies, please submit your application and I will be back in touch to discuss the roles in more detail. This is a great chance to join an exciting company who are looking to expand their team.
Ark Talent are currently working alongside a Pharmaceutical Manufacturer to recruit Junior Chemical Process Engineer to their North West site. The role will involve developing methods of API production as well as supporting the scale up process to manufacturing. Responsibilities will include: - Assisting with Design of plant and equipment to support process technologies - Supporting scale-up and scale-down processes - Assessing options for plant expansion by developing and testing process simulation models - Assisting the Design, installation and commissioning of new production plants - Experience of Process Simulators, specifically Aspen would be advantageous Ideal Candidates will be Degree Qualified Chemical Engineers (Or Equivalent) with experience within Pharmaceuticals or fine chemicals manufacturing. If you are interested in the position and would like further information apply online or contact Shaun Edwards on 0161 300 6416
My client is a leading Cosmetics Manufacturing Company and due to continued growth within the business they are looking for a Senior Development Chemist to join them. The Senior Development Chemist will be responsible for the development of new products in line with customer and legislative requirements, including the transfer of these products to full scale manufacture. Key Responsibilities: - To liaise with customers with regard to their new product requirements, including customer visits. - To formulate products to meet customer requirements - To ensure products are formulated in line with legislative guidelines. - To ensure adequate stability work is conducted to ensure product quality throughout shelf-life, this includes bulk and packaging components. - Responsible for the day to day workload of the development lab and technicians in conjunction with other Senior Development Chemists, ensuring deadlines for submissions are met. - To maintain awareness of new and innovative materials and be able to formulate these into a finished product - Maintain awareness of new products, technologies and legislation through literature, representatives and courses. - To prepare and implement development procedures Ideal Candidate: - BSc in relevant scientific discipline (or equivalent) - Demonstrable Experience within a similar role - Excellent communication skills both internal and external, including face to face meetings with customers of all levels -Excellent written skills as this will range from record keeping to production of reports, information/presentation packages, procedure writing and origination of manufacturing documentation. - Project Management and excellent organisational skills - Creative flair with innovation - Ideally experience of a high throughput environment/contract manufacturing Please apply online or contact Dan Diggle on 0161 232 4575
My client is a leading Biotechnology company and due to expansion, our client is now looking for a Senior Process Development Scientist. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Define, manage and execute experimental programs to deliver research and development projects to the agreed timeline, budget and quality criterion Collection, analysis, interpretation and presentation of data internally, to external customers and at external conferences/meetings as required Optimization and scale up of process for the conjugation and purification of biomolecules in solution phase Characterisation of bio-conjugates using a range of physicochemical methods Transfer of processes to cGMP facilities internally/externally to and from collaboration partners Comply with all local quality and ESH systems IDEAL CANDIDATE: Minimum of a bachelors degree in life science/biochemical discipline (or equivalent) Experience working in a regulated environment. Example; GLP/cGMP Extensive hands-on expertise in; Protein modification/conjugation techniques and their application Protein purification techniques filtration/TFF/chromatography Protein analytic techniques HPLC/UV-VIS/ELISA/IEF/electrophoresis etc. Good use of oral and written skills with attention to detail Knowledge of common IT software word, excel, powerpoint etc. Flexible attitude to work and ability to adapt to changing demands and requirements. Please apply online or contact Dan at Ark Talent for further information.
We are currently handling a number of engineering opportunities with an Expanding Food Manufacturer in the North East. The vacancies include; Multi-Skilled Engineers, Electrical Technicians and PLC programmers. Duties include: Electrical and Mechanical Repairs Line Maintenance, Fault-finding, PPM and Reactive maintenance Equipment reliability Checks PLC Programming and fault-finding Ideal candidates will have engineering experience within a food manufacturing environment. If you have good electrical or mechanical maintenance experience and are looking for opportunities within the food industry apply online or contact Shaun Edwards on 0161 300 6416 for further information
Due to expansion within the company our client is now looking for a QC scientist for their North West site. Key Responsibilities: *To work on the analytical activities in support of key client driven programs. *To deliver quality product, analysis and documentation to the project time lines. *To ensure that the correct GMP standards are followed regarding the analytical activities. *To support the delivery of the required documentation to support European and FDA submissions for client projects. *To build and maintain key relationships within the analysis team. Ideal Candidate: *Knowledge of HPLC, GC and Wet chemistry techniques. *Work to GMP and GLP standards. *A degree in a relevant scientific discipline and potentially a master?s degree (or equivalent) . This is a great opportunity to join a successful and expanding company.
My client is a leading manufacturer of custom peptides, chemicals and automated peptide synthesizers. They are looking for a Technical Sales Rep / Product Specialist to join their expanding team. This role will involve using your technical knowledge of peptide production to develop both new and existing business for the company. You will be required to build strong relationships with clients who typically include; scientists at universities, pharmaceutical and biotech companies and research organisations across the world. Essential Skills - Degree in Chemistry or Biochemistry - Customer Focused with excellent interpersonal skills - A good working knowledge of the peptide synthesis process - Industry experience would be ideal - Sales experience would be advantageous, however full training will be given For more information please contact Dan Diggle on 0161 232 4575
My Client is a Global Manufacturer of polymer products based in the Midlands, UK. They are looking to recruit a Quality Manager to join their team on a permanent basis, who has experience of the Rubber/Elastomeric industry. Reporting to the Technical Manager, you will be responsible for: - Managing all aspects relating to the quality team and input into joint ventures - Manage and Develop ISO9001:2008 QMS - Manage the EN295-4/WIS 4-41-01 (product Kitemarks) system - Manage companies internal process validation programme and co-ordinate CAPA - Manage NPI and approval processes - Collate company quality performance - Quality Documentation - Co-ordinating and Lead Internal Auditing - Calibration - Continuous Improvement The successful candidate will have: - Proven experience of personnel management/development - Experience in operating and developing ISO9001 QMS - Previous experience of Elastomeric/Rubber industry - Excellent presentation skills, or both internal and external bodies - Exposure to overseas manufacture (auditing)
My Client is a Global Manufacturer of polymer products based in the Midlands, UK. They are looking to recruit a Chief Chemist to join their team on a permanent basis, who has experience of Elastomeric products. Reporting to the Technical & Quality Manager, you will be responsible for New product introduction, optimising processes to achieve manufacturing expectations. You will be responsible for: - Developing rubber compounds which are cost effective - Producing these compounds to regulatory standards - Understanding standards for potable water requirements approved by regulatory bodies - Reviewing existing products to determine cost saving opportunities. - Reporting Technical data company wide The successful candidate will have: - Substantial experience in the Elastomeric/Rubber Industry - Degree level (or equivalent) in Materials discipline (ideally polymer) - Experience of Product Manufacture - The ability to demonstrate responsibility for Quality (standards and procedures) - Commercial Understanding - Experience of overseas manufacturing (ideally)
My client is a Genomics and Bioinformatics institute and they are looking for a Knowledge Exchange & Commercialisation officer to join their expanding team. As Knowledge Exchange and Commercialisation (KEC) Officer you will be required to support the Institutes knowledge exchange activities, encourage the sharing of best practice, provide effective and efficient support to a number of projects through implementation of knowledge exchange and impact strategy. This role requires the initiation and nurturing of close relationships with researchers, academic leaders and administrators in various organisations. The roles responsibilities are: Identification and development of: o a broad range of mutually beneficial relationships with the industry sector o new venture opportunities Collecting and recording KEC activity data for monitoring and reporting purposes. Identify new technology opportunities originating within The company for evaluation of commercial potential and optimal exploitation. Understand, track and predict trends in the plant, animal and microbial applications of genomics and bioinformatics to identify emerging open innovation and collaboration opportunities and to inform the research agenda. Work in close collaboration with both the innovation and science community across the NRP to deliver a job and wealth creation agenda that translates science excellence into enterprise. Ideal Candidate; - A BSc or MSc in Genomics, Bioinformatics or an equivalent Life Sciences subject. - Experience of networking with members of private, public or academic institutions. - Understanding of processes surrounding knowledge exchange, including the identification and protection of intellectual property. - Be willing to travel around the UK for various events and client meetings. For more information please contact Dan Diggle on 0161 232 4575
We are currently working alongside an innovative Medical Device Manufacturer to recruit a Quality Engineer to their West Yorkshire site. The Quality Engineer will support manufacturing and NPD, participating in audits, investigations and the development and improvement of the Quality Management System. Responsibilities will include: Management of customer complaints in a timely manner in accordance with Regulatory reporting time frames and SI internal procedures Comply with quality system procedures in order to maintain comprehensive and accurate records. Comply with appropriate quality system procedures in order to maintain comprehensive and accurate records. Provide Quality representation on New Product Development Prepare, write and review QMS documentation Maintain an understanding of Medical Device regulations (i.e. Medical Device ISO 13485:2003, ISO 9001:2008) The ideal candidate will have a Degree within a Biological Science/Engineering discipline or equivalent along with experience of working in a highly regulated environment such as Pharmaceutical or Medical Device. If you are interested and would like some further information apply online or contact Shaun Edwards on 0161 300 6416
My Client is a growing Pharmaceutical manufacturer based in the North West. They are looking to recruit an experienced, Technologist level, Development Analyst to join their team. Reporting to the Process Development Manager, the successful candidate will be conducting product development in line with standards, authoring technical documentation and assisting with small scale manufacture of batches. You will also be conducting analytical work to written SOP's and specifications, adhering to GMP standards. You will have experience in: - Product Development - Method Development - Stability studies - Authoring SOP's and Technical documentation/Reports - Ideally Technology Transfer - Analysis of raw materials, components, in process samples, finished product and stability samples. - Experience of GMP - Calibration of equipment. You will need to be educated to Degree level (or equivalent) in a scientific related field and have experience of the Pharmaceutical industry in a Process/R&D/Analytical or Manufacturing capacity.
Our Client is a renowned Manufacturer in the South East that are seeking a prototype engineer to lead and provide technical support for tooling, plastic injection moulding and design. Key Responsibilities: Lead project activities for prototype tooling and injection moulding services from concept phase through to implementation Lead and facilitate design for manufacture reviews Lead and perform theoretical and practical injection moulding process analysis through a combination of computer aided engineering and hands on injection moulding trials. Lead the development of capabilities for rapid prototyping, tooling and injection moulding services. Support prototype tooling and injection moulding services to ensure performance at an optimal level. Provide regular and accurate up to date work planning and reports for jobs and activities on projects. Ideal Candidate: Ideally have a good level of hands on engineering experience in plastic processing within a medium to high volume plastic injection moulding manufacturing environment is essential. Knowledge of polymers and injection mould tool design. Experience with CAE tools for injection moulding simulation, 3D modelling / CAD. Knowledge of additive manufacturing processes, prototyping technologies and techniques. Degree / HND qualified in Engineering, preferably Mechanical or Polymer Science related (or equivalent) If you are interested in the position and would like some further information apply online or contact Cody Worthington on 0161 232 4577
We are currently working alongside a Global Medical Device Manufacturer to recruit a Moulding Technician to their South East site. The Moulding Technician will coordinate specification, installation, optimisation and support validation of new and modified equipment and processes, Key Duties and Responsibilities: Installation, commissioning and validation of new mould presses and equipment. Conduct process trials and validation on new or modified mould processes. Train other technicians in the use of moulding machines, tools, equipment and documentation Maintain and ensure safe working conditions for self and others Identify and implement improvements to process, quality and cost effectiveness of the moulding operation. Setting up and conducting mould optimisation trials Fault finding and problem solving of development and production processes. To keep up to date with technology and developments in plastics processing. Ideal Candidate: Experience of injection moulding within high volume manufacturing Experience with process trials and validation Ability to operate a broad range of injection moulding equipment Qualification in plastics processing/materials technology If you are interested in the position and would like some further information apply online or contact Cody Worthington on 0161 232 4577
Our Client manufacture a broad range of medical supplies, devices and lab equipment. Due to expansion within the company my client is now looking for a Value Stream Manager. Key Responsibilities: Lead Value Stream CI initiatives through Lean manufacturing disciplines. Implement a strategic plan for continuous improvement of the value stream. Support Lean Manufacturing development by educating colleagues, and engaging them in improvement projects. Co-ordinates and facilitate Lean Blitz and CI Events to eliminate waste, reduce product cost and improve business performance. Ensures the integration of the CI plan with plant goals and objectives Ideal Candidate: A HNC / Degree in Engineering (or similar) or a Time-Served Engineer with industry experience Experience in lean manufacturing is essential and must have a proven track record in implementing change. Knowledge of lean concepts, Six Sigma methodology, validation processes. Lean Leader trained or equivalent If you are interested in the position and would like some further information apply online or contact Cody Worthington on 0161 232 4577
Our client is a leading organisation and due to expansion they are now looking for a Molding Engineer. The Molding Project Engineer will be responsible for mold tool and process development from the prototype stage to full commercial scale. While performing many valuable projects you will provide Injection Molding expertise and engineering to support new product launches, capacity expansion projects, as well as, projects to improve product and process robustness. Key Responsibilities: ï¿½ Communicate, coordinate and execute tool design and molding process development activities including tooling validation. ï¿½ Provides leadership in the transfer of new mold tooling applications to manufacturing. ï¿½ Define requirements for injection molding processes and automation, from concept evaluation through commercialization. This requires creating molding specific documents/procedures. Develop specifications for part design, molding machine settings, operating procedures, acceptance and validation test plans and protocols. ï¿½ Optimize part geometry for moldability, part cost and scalability ï¿½ Provide technology input to guide product development and design for manufacturability ï¿½ Interfaces with R&D, Marketing and Manufacturing in the execution of project goals ï¿½ Cooperatively advises and directs activities of vendors and plant technicians to accomplish project objectives. ï¿½ Create and manage budgets based on detailed planning and independent needs investigation. Ideal Candidate: ï¿½ Ideally have a Bachelorï¿½s Degree in Plastics Engineering or a related technical discipline (or equivalent) ï¿½ Ideally have experience running injection molding related projects ï¿½ Knowledge of part design for moldability ï¿½ Ability to work under minimal supervision and taking ownership of multifunctional projects ï¿½ Experience with 3D Sigma Soft or 3D Mold Flow analysis for part design and moldability ï¿½ Previous engineering experience in an FDA (Food and Drug Administration) GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices)/QSR (Quality System Regulation) environment ï¿½ Experience developing new products from concept to launch phase, including pilot capabilities to full production scale-up ï¿½ Experience in development and troubleshooting of molding process parameters for high-cavitation, high volume complex molding processes ï¿½ Master Molder training/certification ï¿½ Experience in the specification and design of high cavitation molding equipment for use within a regulated industry ï¿½ Six Sigma certification ï¿½ Previous experience writing equipment specifications, operating procedures, and managing design efforts of equipment vendors If you are interested in the position and would like some further information apply online or contact Cody Worthington on 0161 232 4577
We are currently working alongside a renowned Food Manufacturer to recruit an Engineering Team Leader to their East Midlands site. The role will involve: Management of Technicians and Technical Operators Completing routine maintenance tasks on time adhering to quality standards Adhering to Maintenance Schedules Liaising with Planning department to drive plant maintenance Improve plant and equipment performance and reliability Ideal candidates will be qualified to HNC level (or equivalent) within an Engineering discipline and have a proven track record of leadership within a Food manufacturing environment. If you are interested in the role and require further information, apply online or contact Shaun Edwards on 0161 300 6416
Ark Talent are currently working alongside a Pharmaceutical Manufacturer to recruit Chemical Process Engineers to their North West site. The role will involve developing methods of producing APIs as well as supporting the scale up process to manufacturing. Responsibilities will include: Design of plant and equipment so they can be adapted to suit the product range and process technologies Supporting scale-up and scale-down processes including changes to equipment design and configuration Assessing options for plant expansion by developing and testing process simulation models Design, installation and commissioning of new production plants Optimising production by analysing processes and implementing de-bottleneck studies; Ideal Candidates will be Degree Qualified Chemical Engineers (Or Equivalent) with a strong Engineering background and experience within Pharmaceuticals manufacturing. If you are interested in the position and would like further information apply online or contact Shaun Edwards on 0161 300 6416
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