Multi-Skilled Production Engineer

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17 May 2021
16 Jun 2021
Ben Hamlin
Contract Type
Full Time
A fantastic opportunity has become available for a Multi-Skilled Production Engineer to join a growing pharmaceutical company based in the Essex area. As the Multi-Skilled Production Engineer you will ideally have a bias towards electrical controls and PLC's, having worked on processing and packaging equipment within the pharmaceutical industry or to GMP standards.


Your duties as the Multi-Skilled Production Engineer will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Provide engineering support for production and maintenance activities to ensure maximum production, including setting up/changing over production lines in preparation for production. Responding to break downs and repairing equipment. Perform engineering analysis to reduce downtime and outages and investigate problems, analyse root cause, and derive resolutions.

2. Develop operating procedures and equipment specifications for production activities. Develop best practices to improve production capacity, quality, and reliability. Stay current with production specifications, engineering technology and production processes.

3. Evaluate current production activities and make recommendations for improvements. Implement cost reduction initiatives while maintain high quality standards. Develop process improvements to effectively utilize equipment and materials to maximize production.

4. Support the purchasing and installation of new equipment. Manage engineering budgets and monitor department spend.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Multi-Skilled Production Engineer we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. You will ideally hold electrical engineering qualifications such as a Degree, HNC, HND or apprenticeship served within the pharmaceutical industry.

2. Demonstrate experience in the installation, maintenance, and repair of a wide and varied range of electrical systems on pharmaceutical manufacturing and packaging machinery.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with electrical systems and PLC's.

Key Words: Production | Engineer | Electrical | Controls | PLC's | Pharmaceutical | Manufacturing | GMP | Multi-Skilled | Engineering

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.

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