Facilities Coordinator

  • 250 Cambridge Science Park Milton Road, Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
  • Full-time
  • Position Type: Exempt

Company Description

Veranova is a global leader in the development and manufacturing of specialist and complex active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) for pharma and biotech customers. Cambridge Veranova is an established provider of solid form services, including polymorph studies, salt selection, co-crystallization, chiral separations and process scale up that are critical to successful drug discovery and development.  

Job Description

To provide support to ensure that the facility and laboratory runs smoothly and safely so that scientists and support staff can perform their day-to-day duties with minimal disruption. Maintain facility through existing contractor relationships whilst continually evaluating whether established third party providers are suitable and sufficient. Plan, schedule, manage & organise facilities renovations, reorganisations & installations of new infrastructure, equipment & services.


  • 5 GCSES’s or equivalent including Maths and English.
  • Experience of Facilities management within a scientific laboratory environment.
  • Basic knowledge of Health and Safety
  • Computer literate and proficient with Microsoft Office suite e.g., Excel, Work, MS Project
  • Understanding of laboratory procedures.
  • Knowledge of SOPs, GLP and cGMPs
  • Knowledge & Experience with air handling, HVAC, pressure systems and gas cylinder handling. 
  • IATA & ADR dangerous goods transportation knowledge
  • General Laboratory safety and skills experience
  • NEBOSH General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety
  • Recognised facilities management qualification.

Additional Information

Good at building internal and external customer relationships. Takes initiative, is proactive and takes responsibility to drive ownership of facilities. 

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