Despatch Operator



Are you looking for an exciting opportunity within the pharmaceutical industry? Would you like to work in an important sector and contributing to saving lives?

Key Information

  • North East
  • 01423813520
  • Full-time
  • 25-11-2022
  • £19,000

Job Description

Our client, a pharmaceutical manufacturer and supplier of unlicensed medicine, is looking to hire Despatch Operators to join their team within the Chemotherapy department.

We are seeking highly motivated individuals with high literacy and numeracy skills to work within the despatch team. This will be a varied and challenging role, suitable for a proactive individual who can work to tight deadlines and manage their time effectively.

The duties include

  • Despatch operations, assist with packaging, labelling and despatching using a computer system of aseptically compounded products as per label requirements.
  • Generate bookings for delivery using a courier booking system.  
  • Ensuring that the stock is transferred into the unit as per routine process, including raw materials, consumables, cleaning equipment and clothing.
  • Observe and actively promote GMP (Good Manufacturing practice)
  • Cleaning the despatch area and maintaining as per weekly schedule.

To be considered...

The successful candidate will be an individual who has an interest in progressing within the Pharmaceutical industry, with some knowledge of GMP (Good Manufacturing Practise) and experience within a similar role.

 A great way to continue and grow a career within the Pharmaceutical industry.  


English and Mathematics GCSE grades A-B (or equivalent).

Experience of working in a similar role, essential.

High literacy and numeracy skills.

Computer literate.

  Working hours are 8hrs day shifts Monday to Friday and every fourth Sunday with the Friday off.

For more information on this job contact Camilla Lindstrom!

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