Pilot Plant Technician

Pilot Plant Technician Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Pilot Plant Technician to join our team.


  • Ensuring maintenance of accurate documentation to comply to cGMP and EHS regulatory systems;
  • Managing key operational and organizational aspects of a pharmaceutical pilot plant;
  • Facilitating the scale up of new chemical processes to the pilot plant;
  • Working with chemistry teams to ensure successful execution of batches;
  • Providing support and training to chemistry staff for pilot plant operation;
  • Developing continuous improvement in working practices;
  • The operation and clean down of chemical reactors and assosciated equipment.


  • Well organised and with a passion for products and consumers;
  • Innovative approach to problem solving;
  • Experience following and contributing to SOPs, Safety Policies and other guidelines and maintenance of technical & safety data;
  • Experience operating pilot scale process equipment / machinery (preferable) or manufacturing scale equipment;
  • Education to A Levels / Apprenticeship equivalent and with 3 years experience in relevant industry;
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills including fluent English.