Automation Engineer

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    Crewe, Cheshire

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    Experis UK

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    5 months ago

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What will I be doing?

  • Ensure that all process and equipment automation systems are correctly introduced to site, are maintained in an operational and compliant state and technical issues are resolved quickly through effective problem solving so that they always meet the needs of the business.
  • Prepare and maintain accurate engineering and validation documentation for process and equipment automation systems in order to support Good Manufacturing Processes.
  • Continuously improve the site's compliance status and audit readiness by defining the standards and practices for the development, installation and maintenance of process and equipment automation systems and ensuring they are complied with.
  • Ensure that engineering projects involving process and equipment automation systems are delivered correctly to meet time, cost and quality requirements.
  • Communicate the requirements for process and equipment automation systems to external contractors and to train and coach internal associates in their use and maintenance.

What do I need?

  • Degree in Engineering or equivalent technical experience.
  • Experience in a related engineering discipline incorporating computerised automation systems including installing, programming, specifying and testing.
  • Practical knowledge and experience of working with and fault-finding of electrical and instrumentation systems.
  • Must have a good understanding of compliance and health and safety standards.
  • Experience working with external providers and managing contractors to ensure the smooth delivery of a project.
  • Good working knowledge of qualification and validation in the Pharmaceutical industry would be desirable.

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