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Thermo Fisher Scientific
Location: Swindon
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Manufacturing
Category: Maintenance Jobs
Job ID : 85377BR

Location : United Kingdom - Swindon

When you’re part of Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do challenging work, and be part of a team that values performance, quality and innovation. As part of a successful, growing global organization you will be encouraged to perform at your best. With revenues of more than $20 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

At our site in Swindon, ThermoFisher are forging partnerships that are transforming the industry, creating new business models between pharma companies and their pharma service providers. We are pioneering solutions that are driven by client needs, with successful recent partnerships including Flexion and Pacira.

We currently offer solutions spanning the entire pharmaceutical life cycle to help pharma and biotech companies of all sizes meet their complex development and manufacturing needs at any stage or scale enabling us to deliver a combination of unrivaled quality, reliability and compliance, backed by a reputation for scientific and technical excellence.

The range of services at ThermoFisher for drug substances and drug products is wider than that of any other CDMO and we offer end-to-end capabilities and expertise to take your discovery from pre-clinical and clinical development, through scale-up, all the way to commercial supply across more than 40 oral solid, sterile and softgel dosage forms.

Key Accountabilities

To help enable us to strengthen and further develop the technical capability within our multi-functional Condos we are seeking an experienced Manufacturing Engineer to join our growing site in Swindon.

This is a diverse and challenging role with key accountabilities including:

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Complete and taking accountability for maintenance activities (planned and unplanned), utilising operational excellence and continuous improvement activities to improve equipment reliability and ensure minimal equipment downtime.

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During maintenance incidents, actively using problem solving and lean manufacturing techniques to identify the true root cause of the issue – and implement corrective actions.

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Complete all necessary documentation regarding maintenance activities, including highlighting errors or bad practices and making suggestions for improvements either to systems or equipment, and take ownership for progressing required documentation (e.g. Change Controls, Validation documents, etc) through to completion, in line with Company procedures.

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Utilise external resource, where appropriate, to obtain services/components, generating, completing and obtaining the appropriate documentation and approval to proceed (e.g. Purchase Orders, spares requests, quotations, etc).

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Monitor and control spares in an efficient manner.

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Upgrade and improve equipment as appropriate.

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Write clear and accurate maintenance instructions.

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Drive improvements within the maintenance team to maximise efficiency within the Production and Maintenance departments to Lean the process, eliminating or reducing waste and/or non-value adding activities.

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Be accountable and responsible for ensuring all personal activities are effectively closed on time, in line with agreed targets and timelines (e.g. PPM, Deviations, Change Controls, Training, etc).

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Ensure the workplace is kept clean and tidy in line with 5Sprinciples, maximising efficiency.

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Organise and carry out training and / or instruction of engineering and non engineering staff.

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Provide cover for team members, including Technical Specialists and Engineering Coordinators as required.

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Comply with GMP requirements and company rules, policies and procedures.

Experience

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Multi-skilled engineer with a good understanding of electrical control and automated systems.

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Technical skills required up to the level of HNC.

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Demonstrable expertise working within a manufacturing environment.

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Proactive logical approach to problem solving utilising lean manufacturing techniques.

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Aseptic block licence (or the ability to obtain an aseptic licence)

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Ability to work to critical timelines.

When applying for this role, please use the 'cover letter' of the on-line application to describe how you meet the competencies for this role, as outlined in the job requirements above.

The information that you have provided in your cover letter and CV will be used to assess your application.

Thank you for your interest in this opportunity.

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