Equipment Technician

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Equipment Technician

Hours: 40 hours per week
Salary: Competitive
Ref No: HRJOB5678
Business Unit: Pharma Services
Location: Charnwood, Loughborough
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 now employing almost 5,000 highly skilled personnel worldwide. Our Global headquarters is located in Craigavon, Northern Ireland with additional operations throughout Europe (UK, Ireland) (Charnwood, Loughborough), 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 Product Development team based in our site in Charnwood you will be responsible for performing routine scheduled maintenance and calibration of scientific analytical equipment. The post holder will also troubleshoot scientific analytical equipment faults/breakdowns and support the validation of new scientific analytical 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

  • A-Levels (or equivalent) in Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Engineering or Mathematics
  • Experience of calibrating or repairing technical instruments

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

  • BSc (or equivalent) in a Science Subject or an Engineering Subject
  • Experience of calibrating scientific analytical equipment
  • Experience troubleshooting instrument faults
  • Experience of working in a GMP/Laboratory environment
  • Experience of liaising with external contractors


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)

To Apply: Apply online at www.almacgroup…… click apply for full job details

Employment Type Permanent

Advertiser Type Company