Job Title: Equipment Engineer

Posted: 2019-11-27 17:10:35

Equipment Engineer

Permanent Opportunity

Location – Central Belt of Scotland

This is an exciting opportunity to work with an, energetic and growing IVD organisation. They have an excellent culture which is made of a team of proactive, talented, focused and enthusiastic individuals and are always looking for like-minded individuals to join their thriving team.

If you feel that you offer the same attributes and you would like to make a significant contribution to the continued growth and success of the company, then please get in touch today.

Role Description:

You will be exposed to a wide range of engineering activities as the company continues to grow and develop. As well as carrying out equipment projects work you will develop, document and implement process and procedures required within the engineering function including Validation Master Plans and Validation Protocols.

You will also be able to show a hands-on approach to problem-solving and troubleshooting both equipment and process issues. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide the lead on 2 to 3 medium to large sized engineering projects from conception and design through to delivery and validation.

  • Develop and optimise existing and new equipment approaches whether that be for R&D or Production activities.

  • Support the implementation, development and management of the Computerised Maintenance Management System (CMMS)

  • Carry out troubleshooting activities on production and facilities equipment.

  • Identify validation risks and their likely impact (i.e. understand the impact of equipment modifications on validation)

  • Liaise with and manage external contractors and internal customers.


About You:

  • A degree in Engineering or similar relevant qualifications

  • Relevant technical experience in the medical device  (or similarly regulated) industry.

  • Computer literate with a good knowledge of MS Office Products.

  • Ability to correctly identify and resolve equipment issues with the use of a range of aids and techniques e.g. schematics, manuals, validation documentation, CMMS.

  • Familiar with SolidWorks or similar CAD packages

  • PC/PLC programming experience would be advantageous

  • Experience in a high-volume manufacturing environment would also be beneficial.

Further Details:

Our client is offering a competitive salary in a great working environment therefore if you are looking to further develop your career with a thriving and growing company, this could be the role for you.

For more information, please call Suzi on 01224 608988 or e-mail a CV to

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