Engineering Planner

United Kingdom, Slough

Today, Lonza is a global leader in life sciences operating across three continents. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.

The Engineering Planner will be responsible for scheduling maintenance and calibration work activities, co-ordinate with external service providers, internal equipment owners and engineering teams to deliver the Engineering maintenance program. The successful candidate will also manage reactive work orders and support the administration process by ensuring GMP paperwork procedures are followed.

Key responsibilities:

  • Build work packages to enable Engineering Technicians and External Service providers to execute planned and reactive work orders.

  • Purchasing of spare parts and booking service engineers

  • Provides input to schedule of works in conjunction with planning team, supervisors, Manufacturing and Development teams.

  • Responsible for monitoring target/critical dates to ensure compliance is maintained (EHS, GMP and Business)

  • Reviewing work completion history and feedback to continually improve work pack quality.

  • Develop work pack library for corrective / reactive works

  • Identify opportunities to optimise maintenance costs

  • Perform other duties as assigned

Key requirements:

  • Well organized and able to manage a number of activities during the working day

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Experience working within a team environment and with key stakeholders

  • Experience working in GMP environment

  • Accurate and complete data generation and reporting

Every day, Lonza’s products and services have a positive impact on millions of people. For us, this is not only a great privilege, but also a great responsibility. How we achieve our business results is just as important as the achievements themselves. At Lonza, we respect and protect our people and our environment. Any success we achieve is no success at all if not achieved ethically.

People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.


Reference: R51078