Process Engineering Industrial Placement at GSK

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Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Application Deadline
16th October 2019
Regions
East of England South East
Town/City
Ware
Salary
Competitive
Role May Involve
Engineering Manufacturing

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Process Engineering Industrial Placement

The Process Engineer will employ some or all of the following: knowledge and experience of Formulation Unit Operations, Process Engineering and Modelling, to support the scale-up and development of formulations through to commercialization.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To work as part of a multi-disciplinary development team, liaising efficiently with Formulators, Engineers and Particle Scientists, to deliver the work packages required to understand formulation unit operations and scale these-up effectively.
  • To make innovative contributions to the department by providing experimental data, technical insight and modelling of data to solve complex process development problems using excellent practical and theoretical understanding.
  • The job holder may act as an expert in specific unit operations. As such, they will be expected to master a body of knowledge for that unit operation and use this to act as the functional expert in the department. This expertise will be focused on project problems primarily within the NCE portfolio.
  • To advance scientific understanding and improve current ways of working in field of expertise by actively participating to internal or external technical focus networks.
  • To enable sound decisions by your influence in matrix teams, through depth of technical knowledge and effective communication.
  • Utilise effective planning to deliver the above efficiently and where required, enable work packages to be outsourced.
  • To deliver the above in a precise and timely manner, adhering to safety and quality expectations.
  • Be technically persuasive both within GSK, for example, with peers in other departments, or externally, with the academic community
  • Demonstrate innovative thinking and be able to clearly drive the development of the Process Engineering discipline as a whole

About GSK

One of the world’s leading healthcare companies, GSK discovers, develops, manufactures and distributes life-saving vaccines, prescription medicines and consumer health products such as Maxinutrition, Sensodyne, Aquafresh and Panadol.

The size and scope of our organisation allows our people to answer some of the biggest questions facing everyone on the planet – questions about future healthcare needs and questions about building a responsive, innovative, global business to meet them – as well as questions about their own personal and professional growth.

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