Accountable Engineer (Electrical)

AstraZeneca UK

Location: Cheshire East

Job Type: Full time


Job Title: Accountable Engineer

Introduction to Role:

Join AstraZeneca's Macclesfield Campus - Facilities Management Function as an Accountable Engineer.

This role provides professional Engineering Subject Matter Expertise (Electrical Utilities) to support the AstraZeneca Macclesfield Campus. As a member of the FM Hard Services Governance Team, you will contribute to the provision, continuous improvement, and delivery of a World Class service to the site, ensuring statutory, regulatory and GMP Compliance requirements are met.


As an Accountable Engineer, you will establish collaborative ways of working to build and manage strong internal customer & supplier relationships. You will develop the campus asset management strategy with Facilities Management Leadership Team, supply partners, ensuring effective asset lifecycle management for buildings, facilities and equipment for a given area(s) / subject area(s) of responsibility. You will also ensure the implementation of safe and compliant standards for planning and delivery of Engineering Maintenance.

Essential Skills/Experience:

- Member of professional FM and/or engineering organizations e.g. IET, BIFM, IMechE, etc.

- Strong technical background and a subject matter expert (SME) level with knowledge of engineering principles and practices utilised across the lifecycle of asset to and facilities design and utility operations.

- Recognised expertise and competence in defined areas of engineering compliance.

- A highly customer focused leader, motivating and driving performance in teams to deliver high standards of service and cost effectiveness.

- Well-developed knowledge of maintenance processes, and the application of best practices and the effective deployment of maintenance.

Desirable Skills/Experience:

- Professionally accredited engineer, Chartered or equivalent with a recognised European accrediting body.

- Operational use of SAP and PRIME systems.

- Knowledge of Cost Centre management skills to ensure effective delivery of the budget.

At AstraZeneca, we are driven by the challenge to stay ahead in rapidly changing markets. We continuously seek new and better ways to deliver medicines all the way to our patients. Our resilience helps us to thrive as we innovate and evolve. We foster an encouraging, positive environment where ideas are welcomed and rewarded. If you are self-driven, thrive at pace, continuously learning and proactively taking on more, then this is the place for you.

Ready to make a big impact? Join us at AstraZeneca and contribute to life-changing medicines! Apply now!

Date Posted


Closing Date

19-May-2024Our mission is to build an inclusive and equitable environment. We want people to feel they belong at AstraZeneca and Alexion, starting with our recruitment process. We welcome and consider applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of characteristics. We offer reasonable adjustments/accommodations to help all candidates to perform at their best. If you have a need for any adjustments/accommodations, please complete the section in the application form.