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Maintenance Engineer

Maintenance Engineer  

Hours: 40 hours per week

Salary: Competitive

Ref No: HRJOB4353

Business Unit: Pharma Services

Location: Loughborough, Leicestershire

Open To: Internal and External Candidates


The Company

Almac is an exceptional, award winning, drug development solutions provider at the forefront of the pharmaceutical industry.  We are a privately owned organisation that has organically grown over 50 years and now employs in excess of 5,000 highly skilled personnel worldwide.  Our Global headquarters is located in Craigavon, Northern Ireland with additional operations throughout Europe (UK, Ireland), across the US (Pennsylvania, North Carolina and California) and in Asia (Singapore and Japan). 

Our drive and passion for the values championed by our Founder, and enshrined in the ethos of Almac, ensures that ‘Partnering to Advance Human Health’ is more than just a strapline – it is our way of life.

Advancing human health requires exceptional people – your talent, experience and passion will be the perfect match.  Together we will make an exceptional difference to the health of countless patients all over the world ………and this is just the beginning. 

Let’s be exceptional together

The Role

Working as part of the Manufacturing Operations team based in our Charnwood site in Loughborough, Leicestershire, you will be responsible for providing engineering support to the Charnwood Operations Group and Facilities, Pharma Services Business unit to deliver all maintenance activities (Planned and Unplanned) ensuring all operate efficiently and are maintained in line with Business and Regulatory compliance. You will also support Operations in New Equipment installations as well as Maintaining existing Production Equipment

As part of a busy team within a rapidly growing organisation, operating within a challenging industry you will benefit from the numerous personal and professional developmental opportunities available throughout the Almac group.

Essential Criteria

  • City & Guilds Level 2 in an Electrical or Mechanical related Discipline (or equivalent)
  • 5 GCSEs (or equivalent) Grades A-C to include Mathematics and English Language
  • Post apprenticeship experience in a maintenance environment


Desirable Criteria

(The following criteria may be applied if a large pool of applicants exist)

  • HNC in Engineering or Construction (or equivalent)
  • Previous experience within the pharmaceutical industry and working to GXP compliance
  • Experience using document control/maintenance management systems



Competitive salary

Family friendly flexible working

Learning and development opportunities and support

Health promotions

Enhanced pension contribution

Long service awards

34 days annual leave allowance

Marriage leave

Free car parking

Moving house leave

Paid medical appointments

Enhanced maternity pay

Occupational sick pay

Critical illness policy

Perks discount scheme

Death in service benefit

Westfield health benefit

(Full detail including eligibility criteria is outlined in the company handbook)


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Closing Date: 18th October 2018 at 17:00 hours

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