Multiskilled Maintenance Technician

Job Title:Multiskilled Maintenance Technician
Location UK ~ Alnwick
Type: Full Time, Permanent

Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician

Company Overview

Quotient Sciences is a drug development and manufacturing accelerator providing integrated programs and tailored services across the entire development pathway. Cutting through silos across a range of drug development capabilities, we save precious time and money in getting drugs to patients.

As a growing and successful business, we employ more than 1,100 talented individuals globally, located at state-of-the-art development, manufacturing and clinical facilities in the UK and USA.

Science, Agility and Culture are the core components that define Quotient Sciences, enabling us to do what we do in the way that we do it. People join Quotient Sciences because we are a respected member of the drug development community, driven by an unswerving belief that ideas need to become solutions, and molecules need to become cures, fast. Because humanity needs solutions, fast.

The Role

An opportunity has arisen for an Electrically biased Multi-Skilled Technician to join our Maintenance Team who are responsible for maintaining site utilities, plant equipment, and building infrastructure.

The key tasks of the position are:

  • Perform planned preventative maintenance in accordance with the scheduled    programme  
  • Inspection & testing of distribution boards and electrical systems 
  • Identify and perform any corrective and reactive maintenance, ensuring plant and equipment operates to its optimum 
  • Operate the BMS control system to assess and interrogate plant and equipment performance.  
  • Perform system shutdowns and isolations in accordance with a safe system of work 
  • Ensure work is conducted in compliance with relevant regulatory requirements, internal policies/procedures and client requirements where appropriate 
  • Work with due regard to health & safety of self & others 
  • Monitor and supervise contractor personnel 
  • Work flexibly across the site to meet business needs 
  • Carry out general maintenance on HVAC, piped services and electrical systems  
  • Work on Steam Generation and Distribution Systems. (Training provided where required) 
  • Portable appliance testing of electrical equipment 
  • Participate in the out of hours callout rota. 


The Candidate

You will be educated to a minimum of HNC (or equivalent), in an engineering discipline, and possess true Multi-Skilled capabilities being competent in both electrical and mechanical disciplines and be able to demonstrate technical knowledge of building services and computer maintenance systems. Previous experience gained in a similar role would be advantageous, the Company will provide the relevant site specific training for candidates who do not possess all the necessary competencies. You should be able to demonstrate good interpersonal and communication skills and must be self-motivated.  A high level of personal integrity and commitment is essential, as is a flexible approach.

Company benefits:

In return, you will receive a competitive salary, a generous benefits package, excellent training and development, as well as an exciting career within a fast paced and dynamic business. 

Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion

Quotient Sciences business are advocates for positive change and conscious inclusion. We strive to create a diverse Quotient family by remaining committed to the development of our culture, equality, mindset, diversity & inclusions in the workplace.

As a global employer, we recognise the value in having an organisation that is a true reflection and representation of our society today. All applicants welcome.