Job description Posted 16 January 2023

Role Title: Mechanical Engineer

Duration: 12 months

Location: Montrose

Rate: £16.41-£24.62 per hour - PAYE


Who Are We - GSK?


We are a science-led global healthcare company with a special purpose: to help people do more, feel better, live longer. GlaxoSmithKline plc was formed in 2000 as a result of a merger between Glaxo Wellcome plc and SmithKline Beecham plc, although our history can be traced back more than 300 years to London’s Plough Court Pharmacy in the 1700s.


Our goal is to be one of the world’s most innovative, best performing and trusted healthcare companies. Our strategy is to bring differentiated, high-quality and needed healthcare products to as many people as possible, with our three global businesses, scientific and technical know-how and talented people. Our values and expectations are at the heart of everything we do and form an important part of our culture:


·      Our values are Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity

·      Our expectations are Courage, Accountability, Development, Teamwork



We require a professional with Degree Qualification, or relevant experience, in a Mechanical related discipline to support manufacturing of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API).


Key Skills/ requirements


Developing and implementing maintenance best practice.

Providing ownership of maintenance life cycle plans (establish, update, review)

Performing failure investigations

Developing utilities and infrastructure strategies

Developing technical specification of maintenance contracts

Acting as maintenance nominee in project teams

Providing technical input and approvals under the Plant Modification Process

Auditing maintenance and plant operations for compliance with relevant engineering standards

Implementing agile initiatives at site


All profiles will be reviewed against the required skills and experience. Due to the high number of applications we will only be able to respond to successful applicants in the first instance. We thank you for your interest and the time taken to apply!


Join GSK’s vision to do more, feel better and live longer: 


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