Lead Process Technical Engineer

£50000 to £70000 per annum
19 Aug 2020
18 Sep 2020
Chris Sowden
Contract Type
Full Time
Hyper Recruitment Solutions are currently looking for a Lead Process Technical Engineer to join a leading Pharmaceutical company based in the Kent area. As the Lead Process Technical Engineer you will be responsible for providing process engineering support and leading the technical team with new business development activities and supporting existing product manufacture.


Your duties as the Lead Process Technical Engineer will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Support the business with the development of cost proposals and liaise with both internal and external customers providing process engineering oversight and interacting with Regulatory Authorities, Raw Material Suppliers, and Equipment Manufacturers.

2. Lead process engineering input into procurement, installation, and qualification of new equipment, review process equipment (FMEA,HAZOP,What If) You will also identify implement and specify new equipment, processes or work practices.

3. Demonstrate process validation and qualification understanding to provide support and oversight for protocols (URS, DQ, IQ, OQ, PQ), as well as provide leadership to the technical team to ensure alignment with key business goals. You will also provide on plant supervision during key events including new product introductions.

4. Act as a Project Manager and lead/promote cross functional support across the site, act as an SME during regulatory audits and author/review new documentation related to on site processes.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Lead Process Technical Engineer we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in Chemical Engineering

2. Proven industry experience in the Pharmaceutical Industry

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with Oral Solid Dosage forms or Sterile Products would be advantageous.

Key Words: Chemistry / Engineer / Chemical Engineer / Process / Process Chemistry / Scale Up / Tech Transfer / HAZOP / Risk Assessment / Drug Product / FMEA /

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for talent development. We therefore welcome applications for any interested parties who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment professionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.