Sorry, this job is now closed

Hrjob, Trainee Production Operator

Almac GroupCraigavon, ArmaghPermanentTrainee

Are you leaving school and not sure what to do next? Are you looking for a career where you can grow and develop?

Trainee Production Operators (Packaging)

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £10.00 per hour

Ref No: HRJOB7945

Business Unit: Pharma Services

Location: Craigavon

Open To: Internal and external applicants

The Company

Almac Pharma Services, a member of the Almac Group of companies, has over 30 years’ experience in the development and manufacture of solid, oral dosage products. The capabilities of Almac Pharma Services include formulation and analytical development, clinical and commercial-scale drug product manufacture, primary and secondary packaging and global supply chain management.

The role

We are extremely excited to launch a new initiative to recruit up to permanent 12 Trainee Production Operators to work within the Packaging Operations team at Almac Pharma Services.

These new opportunities provide you with the potential to progress towards Grade 2 Senior Operator status. We will provide a full mentorship and training programme to help you learn new skills to help you succeed in your goals.

Future opportunities may then exist to progress to Grade 3 Senior Operator, Production Technician and Supervisor roles. There is even further potential to transfer your skills and explore other support roles within Almac Pharma Services, for example in Quality, Validation or Production Support offering excellent future opportunities for career progression and personal growth.

These opportunities represent an excellent opportunity to join a well-established, global company and provide a great foundation to build a career in a professional pharmaceutical manufacturing.

Please note the hours of work are 37.5 hours per week based on a bi-weekly rotational shift pattern.

· Week 1 0600 – 1400 hours Monday to Friday,

· Week 2 1400 – 2200 hours Monday to Friday

What we are looking for?

We are looking for candidates who are qualified (or about to qualify*) in a Level 3 qualification e.g. A Level, NVQ 3, BTEC Level 3 in any discipline.

If you are eager to learn new skills and make a valuable contribution to our team environment then we want to hear from you!

Candidates who are mechanically minded or are proficient in the use of computer software and touchscreen applications will also be of interest.

*We welcome applications from candidates pending results in August, any job offer will be confirmed upon confirmation of attaining pass result


We offer a structured programme of tailored on-the-job training, mentorship and a supportive working environment. Our attractive benefits package includes a competitive salary, flexible working patterns, annual bonus, 34 days paid annual leave, employer pension contributions, career development opportunities, healthcare benefits and much more.

If you are interested in finding out more, why not attend our recruitment event on Wednesday 24th August 2022 in the Seagoe Hotel, Craigavon? You will have the chance to meet Trainees currently on their career journey with Almac, along with experienced members of the Packaging production team. You will also have the opportunity to speak to our career experts who can offer you advice on the recruitment process and how to apply.

Click here to register today!

To Apply - Apply online at

Closing Date - Monday 29th August 2022 at 1700 hours

Follow us on Facebook and stay up to date with the latest jobs in Armagh!

Before you go

Get the latest jobs in Armagh by email

By creating a job alert, you agree to our Terms. You can unsubscribe from these directly within the emails or as detailed in our terms.

Continue to job
Sorry, this job is now closed
Need help? Contact us
Cookies, Privacy and Terms©  2022