Automation Engineer

Leiden
31/01/2024
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Negotiable

Job Description

Automation Engineer - Leiden, The Netherlands

Contract Duration: 12 Months (Initially via Agency, transitioning to Direct Employment)

Language Requirement: Dutch Speaking

We are seeking a highly skilled Automation Engineer with a background in the pharmaceutical industry to join our client’s team in Leiden, The Netherlands. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in implementing and maintaining automation solutions for their pharmaceutical processes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • PLC Programming: Develop and implement programmable logic controller (PLC) programs to control and automate pharmaceutical manufacturing processes.
  • Process Control: Design, implement, and optimise process control strategies to ensure the efficiency and reliability of manufacturing operations.
  • System Documentation: Create comprehensive documentation for automation systems, including specifications, design documents, and test protocols to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Review and Validation: Participate in the review and validation of automation systems, ensuring adherence to industry standards and regulatory guidelines.
  • Collaboration: Work closely with cross-functional teams, including process engineers, validation specialists, and quality assurance, to integrate automation solutions seamlessly into manufacturing processes.

Requirements:

  • Pharmaceutical Experience: Proven experience working in the pharmaceutical industry, with a solid understanding of industry-specific processes and regulations.
  • PLC Programming: Demonstrated proficiency in PLC programming and troubleshooting within a pharmaceutical manufacturing environment.
  • Process Control Expertise: Strong background in designing and implementing process control strategies to optimise manufacturing processes.
  • System Documentation: Experience in creating and maintaining detailed system documentation, adhering to regulatory standards.
  • Dutch Speaking: Fluent in Dutch, with the ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, stakeholders, and project teams.
  • Immediate Availability: Able to start immediately and commit to a 12-month contract, initially through an agency, with the potential for direct employment with the client thereafter.

For more information

Mia Knotman