Engineering Technician, Open to flexible working

Location
Barnard Castle, Durham
Salary
£Competitive
Posted
07 Jun 2021
Closes
17 Jun 2021
Ref
292390

Secondment / Fixed Term Contract

We are looking for a highly skilled Engineering Technician to join our talented team here at GSK in Barnard Castle.

As an Engineering Technician you will maintain pharmaceutical production equipment within key areas of the site, including manufacturing, filling and packing production lines performing proactive & preventative maintenance, as well as conducting fault finding, corrective works and equipment calibrations.

This role will provide YOU the opportunity to lead key activities to progress YOUR career. These responsibilities include some of the following:

Responsibilities:

  • Maintenance and improvement of a wide range of manufacturing, filling, inspection and packaging equipment.
  • Performing line, machine size, product change overs to support day to day production.
  • Complete maintenance records (Work Orders).
  • Continuous Improvement, safety & quality actions.
  • Technical support for new product introduction, including equipment upgrades, machine improvements etc.
  • Engineering Change Control (ECC) initiation, completion and sign off.

APPLICATION CLOSING DATE - 17th June 2021

Please take a copy of the Job Description, as this will not be available post closure of the advert.

When applying for this role, please use the 'cover letter' of the online application or your CV 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.

Why you?

Here at GSK, we are seeking someone that is passionate and able to 'roll up their sleeves' when needed and in return we will offer fantastic career progression and the opportunity to engage with Senior Stakeholders, allowing you to shape and contribute to the success of the business.

Basic Qualifications:

We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals:

  • Time Served Apprentice - Mechanical, Electrical or Multi-skilled.
  • HNC Qualified in an Engineering discipline, with commensurate industry experience.
  • Relevant manufacturing industry experience.
  • Level 3/4 NVQ or equivalent qualification.

Preferred Qualifications:

If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus:

  • Experience working in the Pharmaceutical industry.
  • Hands on experience with Control Systems.
  • Experience of SEA Vision.
  • Siemens PLC knowledge.

Why GSK?

At GSK, we're a company with a special purpose, to help people do more feel better and live longer. Realising our purpose starts with us. When we feel at our best, we perform at our best.

When you set out on your adventure at GSK, we make a deal. You commit to living GSK's values and expectations and performing against our Innovation, Performance and Trust priorities. And in return, GSK commits to providing the right environment for you to thrive. Put simply, it's about you being motivated to do your best work, in a place where you can be you, feel good and keep growing.

Together we build an environment where we can all thrive and focus on what matters most to each of us. It is only through the energy, dedication, drive and passion of all of us that we can be the very best for GSK, and importantly, for our patients and consumers.

As a company driven by our values of Patient focus, Transparency, Respect and Integrity, we know inclusion and diversity are essential for us to be able to succeed. We want all our colleagues to thrive at GSK bringing their unique experiences, ensuring they feel good and to keep growing their careers. As a candidate for a role, we want you to feel the same way.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are open to all talent. In the US, we also adhere to Affirmative Action principles. This ensures that all qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, colour, national origin, religion, gender, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, age, disability, genetic information, military service, covered/protected veteran status or any other federal, state or local protected class*(*US only).

We believe in an agile working culture for all our roles. If flexibility is important to you, we encourage you to explore with our hiring team what the opportunities are.

As you apply, we will ask you to share some personal information which is entirely voluntary. We want to have an opportunity to consider a diverse pool of qualified candidates and this information will assist us in meeting that objective and in understanding how well we are doing against our inclusion and diversity ambitions. We would really appreciate it if you could take a few moments to complete it. Rest assured, Hiring Managers do not have access to this information and we will treat your information confidentially.

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