Equipment Leader

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Equipment Leader

Hours: 40 hours per week
Salary: Competitive
Ref No: HRJOB5907/1
Business Unit: Pharma Services
Location: Loughborough, Leicestershire
Open To: Internal and External Candidates

Please note this is a re-advertisement, if you have applied for this position within the past 6 months, we will be unable to accept your application at this time

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 and now employs in excess of 5,000 highly skilled personnel worldwide.  Our Global headquarters is located in Craigavon, Northern Ireland with additional operations throughout Europe (UK, Ireland), 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 Analytical Support team based in our Charnwood site in Loughborough, Leicestershire, you will be responsible for the delivery of data integrity assessments and associated actions within the Charnwood site and the wider Pharma Services Business and this may require travel to other Pharma Services sites.

The Equipment Leader will coordinate instrument validation, instrument calibration, planned maintenance and breakdown maintenance of analytical equipment in Almac Pharma Services Laboratories. This includes planning and scheduling the workload of the Analytical Equipment Team and external contractors.

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

  • B.Sc. (or equivalent) in a Science, Engineering or Information Technology Subject
  • Experience of calibrating scientific analytical equipment
  • Experience of working in a GMP or GLP environment

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

  • Experience of assessing the data integrity compliance of computerised and non-computerised instrumentation.
  • Experience in line management and scheduling activities for others.


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 parkingM
]oving 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
Closing Date: Tuesday 19th January 2021 at 17:00 hours

  • Permanent
  • Charnwood
  • Closing date: Tuesday 19 Jan 2021
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