Junior Project Engineers / Work Package Owners Macclesfield, Cheshire

Sitec - a Belcan company has a great opportunity for two Junior Project Engineers to join our expanding on-site UK team for a major and prestigious scientific and pharmaceutical giant based in Macclesfield. The roles are estimated 2 year contracts.


Junior Project Engineer

Work Package Owner - Miscellaneous Equipment


The potential candidates will have experience in Project Engineering/management and must have experience of GMP equipment package delivery in the Pharmaceutical sector ideally within a Sterile manufacturing environment.

Reporting to the Process Equipment Project Manager, the successful candidate will be required to lead, manage and control all engineering related activities on the relevant Work Package to deliver on requirements, budget and schedule in a safe and compliant manner.

This role will be site-based at the clients manufacturing site in the North-West of England

Although, some overseas/UK travel may be required therefore flexibility to spend periods away from home location will be required.


  • Define, manage and drive the delivery schedule for the work package to meet the overall project plan.
  • To identify risks such as commercial, design, schedule and make assessment of such risk and mitigate its impact on the work package, escalating as appropriate issues to the Process Equipment manager.
  • To act as the key contact for the package and collaborate with the client, AZGE SME and other client stakeholders fully define all necessary aspects of the delivery.
  • Work package ownership from supplier selection through to operational qualified status
  • Responsible for ensuring the work package meets all the stage-gates associated with delivery.
  • Work package owner will secure and schedule capable resources to support relevant studies (FMEA, RCA, HAZOPs)
  • Responsible for setting the culture for right first time and quality to ensure work package meets all SHE, GMP & GEP compliance standards for use in a sterile facility.
  • To collaborate with colleagues in the project team to ensure all interfaces with other parts of the project are understood and accountabilities agreed to enable integrated activities to be successfully delivered.
  • Co-ordinate activities with Construction, Installation teams and Equipment Supplier during install of equipment into new facility.
  • Monitor, control and produce regular reports regarding package progress, risks and opportunities.
  • Identification of potential changes in the scope of work and ensure that appropriate change requests are current, adequate and communicated to the project team.
  • Management of supplier's technical and commercial issues including escalation to client management.
  • Drives application of problem-solving tools to investigate problems and solve root cause. Leads complex investigations when required.
  • Management of co-ordination of FAT, SAT, Qualification execution and support.
  • Promotes a positive Health and Safety culture on-site, leading by example to create a 100% injury-free environment...... click apply for full job details