Multiskilled Maintenance Engineer

Loughborough LE12, UK Req #647
Wednesday, May 3, 2023

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Job Summary

To carry out Planned, Preventative and Reactive maintenance on complex, Mechanical, electro/Mechanical systems and process equipment, within a pharmaceutical environment, that includes Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) electrical, electronic and pneumatic controls.

Job Specifics

  • Work within a Regulatory requirements
  • Process knowledge – relating to WI’s, SOP’s and Manufacturing Records
  • Create and deliver standard work W/I’s SOP’s SPL’s etc where appropriate.
  • Maintain and repair the equipment to validated specification
  • Evaluate breakdowns and stoppages and communicate in a timely manner
  • Demonstrate sound fault finding Diagnostic ability (Use fault finding tools ie Fishbone 5 Whys C&E etc) and
  • Identify root cause and provide solutions to Issues working with relevant resource to resolve
  • Support Set up and change over of production Process equipment
  • Sanitisation and Cleaning of production equipment to validated procedures (If required)
  • Maintaining equipment and assets in a safe, compliant and reliable order.
  • Complete criticality assessments and reliability assessments
  • Deliver equipment/process improvements
  • Reduce MTTR and Increase MTBF (Identify root cause and Implement corrective measures)
  • Use downtime data to identify downtime issues and opportunities to Improve.
  • Develop Operator skills in respect to equipment operation – (Autonomous maintenance) equipment process knowledge coach and support.
  • Provide technical advice and solutions for equipment issues.
  • Be willing and able to coach others (Techs, Operator and Team Leaders) and develop understanding of others in equipment use and issues
  • Use predictive maintenance tools and Techniques to reduce equipment breakdown.
  • Provide “hands on” Engineering support within the value streams.
  • Provide technical advice and solutions for equipment issues.
  • Complete and maintain GMP documentation in line with Current Good Manufacturing Practice
  • Coach and promote “Best Engineering Practices” within work group.

Knowledge and Skills

  • Multi-skilled (Mechanical and/or Electrical) engineer who can demonstrate a strong understanding of Process Packaging and Process Manufacturing equipment.
  • You will have knowledge of and have worked with equipment using Servo drives Plc and HMI interfaces.
  • Demonstrate excellent fault finding techniques and be able to diagnose and repair failures of Process/Packaging equipment.
  • Able to complete preventative maintenance programs to current regulatory requirements regarding Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) and engineering legislation


  • BTEC ONC or C&G Technician or equivalent
  • Apprentice trained (with applicable vocational qualifications)
  • Ideally HNC/NVQ level 3 or equivalent
Salary range: £41,304 -£43,478

Other details

  • Job Family Technical Professional
  • Pay Type Salary
Location on Google Maps
  • Loughborough LE12, UK