Process Engineer

X4 Group
£35000 - £45000/annum
23 Apr 2019
Job role
Process Engineer
Contract Type
Full Time

One of our key clients based in the London area is currently seeking to find both a Junior and Graduate Process Engineer, to strengthen their engineering team. The client are a Pharmaceutical Manufacurer

About the Role:

Support Production Department in order to implement/develop new processes and/or product lines and optimise current processes.
Continuously improve both efficiency and effectiveness of process equipment, manufacturing processes and supporting systems to help meet the future needs of the business.
Lead/support Commissioning, Qualification and Validation activities associated with implementation of the above.
Lead/support transfer of new processes/products into internal Production facilities and external Contract Manufacturing Organisations (CMOs).

Responsibilities (in a supportive capacity):

Utilise Process Engineering design and expertise to source new equipment, generate User Requirements and associated qualification/validation documents.
Provide Commissioning, Qualification and Validation support for Process and Automation systems.
Input good engineering design principles for the scale up and technology transfer of production processes
Liaise with Production Departments to provide technical expertise for qualification, validation, production troubleshooting and process optimization activities
Provide process engineering expertise for the evaluation of process risk assessments and HAZOPs
Continuous improvement initiatives and manufacturing technical support
Root cause Analysis support/troubleshooting
Generate qualification life cycle documents/protocols for new plant and equipment (URS, IQ and OQ etc.)
Where required project manage the supply of new equipment for the Production Department
Provide process description and identification of Critical Process Parameters and Key Process Parameters (CPPS and KPPS).
Ensure all activities meet all relevant EH&S and Quality standards



A minimum degree in Chemical Engineering or Process Engineering
Will have relevant technical experience working in a regulated industry, preferably pharmaceuticals
Demonstrable knowledge of cGMP
Good oral, written and presentation skills


Project management experience
Experience in process safety e.g. HAZID and HazOp studies.
IOSH or NEBOSH qualified
Experience in technical transfers and scale up
Experience in manufacture of Drug Product, in particular encapsulation
Experience in commissioning and qualification

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