Control and Instrumentation Engineer

Date Posted: 8/13/2018 Reference: VAC-1189913 Salary: £29355 Location: Salisbury Job type: Permanent Sector: Science | Speciality: Pharmaceuticals Contact: Robert Frame

My client is a leading developer and manufacturer of life saving pharmaceutical therapeutics and vaccines. The client performs a range of breakthrough production, quality and development roles within the pharmaceutical production process.

The client is looking for an effective communicator who has GMP experience and can work to a high standard. The candidate would ideally need to be highly organised as well as the ability to work within a team. Pharmaceutical industry experience is desirable.


•Responsible for the troubleshooting and liaising with Engineering and maintenance technicians to establish route cause, develop and manage appropriate corrective action plans and report.

•Instigate and manage improvement projects, in particular those relating to control and automation systems. This shall include delivery of software improvements in full compliance with GAMP.

•Maintain compliance of the Engineering owned Data Acquisition Systems including ensuring suitable provision and execution of GMP compliant operational and administration policies and procedures.

•Manage the contracted specialist support in delivery of the Engineering Service in support of Control and Automation Systems.

•Coordinate the delivery of the Preventive Maintenance and Asset Care Plans with the Instrumentation Manager and maintenance scheduling resources.

•Represent the company as a Engineering subject matter expert for Control and Automation systems in Regulatory Audits and in the delivery of Capital projects.