Manufacturing Technology Engineer

Job Title: Manufacturing Technology Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Leicestershire, England
Salary: Up to £20.00 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 71080-PHARM-JHY_1520438481
Contact Name: James Harvey
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 07, 2018 16:01

Job Description

Job title: Manufacturing Technology Engineer
Job type: Initial 12 month contract + extension
Sector: Pharmaceuticals
Location: Leicestershire, East Midlands, UK
Salary: £20 / hour


- My client is a global technology company with a diverse range of business units
manufacturing a vast range of unique products
- I am looking for an experienced Manufacturing Engineer to join one of their key
Manufacturing Technology Departments based in Leicestershire


- Working as part of a technical team focused on continuous improvement activities,
efficiency improvements on production lines, new product introduction, equipment
qualification and manufacturing data analysis for both Class 1 Medical Device and
Pharmaceutical products
- The role will interface with internal manufacturing, logistics and technical
colleagues and possibly customers / external suppliers


- Take part in technical activities of the Manufacturing Technology Team to ensure
technical development and improvement of manufacturing processes
- Provide ongoing technical support for the process and equipment, including
training, troubleshooting, continuous improvement projects and documentation
- Support production by resolving issues, leading root cause investigations and
reviewing potential quality impact
- Refine product and process understanding for the value stream manufacturing
- Prepare and execute equipment qualification documents
- Implement lean principles in manufacturing and packaging environments
- Support capital investment projects as required during FAT, SAT, installation and
commissioning phases
- Champion continuous process improvement within the production teams


- Continuous Improvement techniques including Lean Manufacturing/Six Sigma concepts
- Experience in GMP within a contract manufacturing environment of the Medical
Device and Drug is highly desirable
- Experience of improvements within a controlled or regulated environment would be
- Lean Six Sigma Green Belt trained is desirable
- Equipment qualification and process validation is desirable
- Introduction of new equipment and processes
- Medical Device and Drug Product Quality Systems and GMPs for EU, US and ROW:
ISO13485, Orange Guide is desirable


- Educated to degree level or equivalent in a relevant science or engineering
discipline is desirable