Production Operative

To work as part of a small team in the production of Nelsons’ natural medicines including licensed medicines in the form of homeopathic, herbal and flower remedy products. The work associated with production includes completion of batch documentation and the cleaning of production areas and equipment. The successful candidate will work according to all necessary Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and Health & Safety (H&S) requirements.


Key Responsibilities

 To work as part of a team (or if necessary; individually) in the production of Nelsons’ products

 To work according to all necessary GMP and H&S requirements following Nelsons Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s)

 To comply with all reasonable training requirements in order to safely and effectively work in the Production department

 To complete all necessary production documentation

 To assist in the maintenance of the good housekeeping and cleanliness of the production area and equipment

 To assist as necessary with production equipment line changeovers

 To work with the other team members and Team Leaders to ensure and improve production efficiency and maintenance of quality standards

 To carry out any other reasonable duties requested by Management 



 English and Maths to GCSE Grade C or above (or equivalent)



 Previous experience with GMP in a manufacturing environment preferred


Skills and Abilities


 Ability to work accurately, with attention to detail

 Basic IT Skills

 Ability to recognise and work with good hygienic practices 


 GMP Training 



 Able to work shift patterns, including early and late shifts

 Flexible approach to work and tasks

 Confident

 Ability to use own initiative

 Motivated and keen to develop new skills