Despatch Operator

Despatch Operator

The Target Healthcare Group is a niche pharmaceutical developer, manufacturer and supplier to the retail pharmacy, hospital, pharmaceutical wholesaler, and homecare markets.

Within the Group, Quantum Pharmaceutical is the UK’s leading manufacturer and supplier of unlicensed medicines and hard-to-source products. We offer an unrivalled product range, backed by expert knowledge and exceptional customer service. Throughout the UK the Group employs close to 300 including pharmacists, skilled technicians, HR, IT, procurement, warehouse, and customer services staff.

Due to our continued growth, we are recruiting for Despatch Operator – Aseptic based at our site in Burnopfield, County Durham

Duties will include:

  • Packing and Labelling Aseptically compounded products and parcels for onward despatch by the courier
  • Maintaining and supplying stock of sterile medicines, containers and consumables required for the efficient running of the unit
  • Ensuring that all medicinal products are processed in the compliance of standard operating procedures (SOPs)

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have experience in working in a similar role
  • a keen team player who is supportive of work colleagues
  • enthusiastic in their approach to workload and capable of working towards KPI’s
  • an excellent communicator who is honest and respectful



  • 37.5 hours per week
  • 0900-1700, 1000-1800,1100-1900, 1 in 4 Sunday (0900-1700) following Friday off on a rotational basis


  • £19,500

Why join us?

A career at Quantum Pharmaceutical means being part of a forward thinking and enthusiastic team who are committed to our vision and values.

Our values:

  • Team Spirit – We foster a collaborative and supportive culture
  • Passionate – Always working with compassion, purpose and enthusiasm
  • Honest – We operate with integrity and accountability
  • Agile – We are pioneers, always ready to adapt & evolve

Employee benefits include:

  • Generous holidays
  • Free fruit, bread and jams onsite
  • Eye care vouchers
  • Active social and charity committee

Please note: All team members are subject to enhanced DBS check along with two references

Job Category: Production
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Burnopfield

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