Automation Engineer

  • Salary: Competitive
  • REF Number: v-51647
  • Consultant: George Truman
  • Contact: 01246 457730
  • Date Published: 22.03.2024
  • Industry: Pharmaceutical
  • Location: Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England
  • Functional Expertise: Automation

CK Group are recruiting for an Automation Engineer to join a pharmaceutical company at their site based in Hatfield on a permanent basis.

The Company:

Our client is a leader in pharmaceutical research and manufactures therapies across oncology, neurology and pain disorders.


This role is located at our client's site in Hatfield.

Automation Engineer Role:

Your main duties will be:

  • Upgrading existing control systems and designing, configuring and deploying control systems for new equipment.
  • Lifecycle management of automation, serialisation and vision systems within manufacturing and packaging equipment.
  • Providing cGMP compliant control systems as per GAMP 5 and EU GMP Annex 11.
  • Act as the SME for automation systems within the factory during projects and audits.

Your Background:

The ideal candidate for this role will have

A degree level education in electrical, controls or automation engineering. 

  • Experience of full lifecycle management of automation systems.
  • Experience designing, configuring, implementing, testing, commissioning, troubleshooting and validating automation systems.
  • Experience with Siemens control systems.
  • Previous experience within regulated manufacturing would be highly desirable.


It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK. Please quote job reference 56778 in all correspondence. 

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