Engineering Technician

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Well established UK-based specialty pharmaceutical company requires an experienced Engineering Technician on Double Days (Mon – Fri 6am – 2pm / 2pm – 10pm rotating).

Summary of Role:

Responsible for supporting the engineering function by ensuring that maintenance activities and improvement projects related to facilities and equipment are executed to schedule and budget and in compliance with relevant codes.

Duties may include:

* Work with Line Management to investigate equipment/plant failures and identify means to prevent a recurrence

* Be an active team member on continuous improvement projects bringing about improvements in working practices to eliminate waste and reduce variation

* Liaise with other departments offering specialist involvement when required

* Ensure that the daily schedule is met by attending breakdowns in a timely manner, and resolving issues effectively

* Ensure that all activities within the engineering function are undertaken to established standards and in accordance with relevant Standard Operating Procedures and instructions.

* Ensure that incidents/deviations are brought to the attention of line management

* Contribute to incident/deviation investigations to allow appropriate root cause analysis to be completed

* Ensure that all Risk Assessments required for your area are completed and regularly reviewed and actions arising delivered in a timely manner

* Understand fully the requirements of GMP and their application in your role

* Accountable for performing job tasks in a safe manner and complying with internal and external EHS requirements, policies, and programmes.

* Actively support Self-Inspections, action planning and follow-up.

* Take pride in your work area. Understand and own the housekeeping responsibilities

* Take ownership of your processes. Identify issues and suggest improvements

* Responsible for ensuring that training record is maintained and up to date

* Maintain good knowledge of relevant governance, Standard Operating Procedures and ways of working

* Assists with the writing of new engineering SOPs

* Undertake other duties as required

Skills & experience:

* Experience of maintenance engineering, preferably within the pharmaceutical or food

* Planned preventative maintenance

* Completion of engineering and GMP documentation to required standards City & Guilds/BTec or UK recognised equivalent in an Engineering Discipline

* Ability to read technical operating and maintenance manuals

* A working knowledge of: Pumps, motors and mechanical drives, Electrical drives and basic electric diagnostics, Operation of PLC based equipment

* Sterile manufacturing and filling processes

* Particle inspection equipment

* Automated Container integrity test equipment

* Labelling equipment

* Bottle filling equipment

* Cartoner equipment lines

* Thermo-former based packaging lines

Basic machining using lathe and milling machine
  • 1
  • Negotiable
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  • CV-109686
  • Permanent
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