Calibration Technician Jobs in Swindon – England – UK at Thermo Fisher Scientific

Title: Calibration Technician

Company: Thermo Fisher Scientific

Location: Swindon – England – UK

Type: Full Time

Category: Engineering, IT/Tech


Position: Calibration Technician – Swindon

Job Description

To help enable us to strengthen and further develop the technical capability within our multi-functional Condos (manufacturing suites), we are seeking a Calibration Technician to join our growing site in Swindon.

You could well be a recent engineering graduate looking to commence your career in a manufacturing environment. Or you may have completed an engineering apprenticeship and are looking for your next position. Similarly you may well be an experienced Calibration Engineer.

The role:

This is a unique opportunity to truly make a fundamental difference to the way that calibration is conducted. Ours in an organisation with cutting edge technologies at the heart of its manufacturing processes. Although Thermo Fisher is a pharmaceutical manufacturer, this is far from being a science lab!

in Swindon, ThermoFisher are forging partnerships that are transforming the industry, creating new business models between pharma companies and their pharma service providers. We are pioneering solutions that are driven by client needs, with successful recent partnerships including Flexion, Pacira and Insmed.

What you will do:

Ensure compliance with the Calibration Plan.

Perform Non routine calibration / fault finding in order to support our production suites.

Keep all calibration documentation up to date.

Support for our external audit process.

Providing support to our project engineers as and when required.

Continuously updating technical and regulatory knowledge.

Procedure review and writing.

Identify development needs and agree performance and career development plans in conjunction with the management team. To strive for the achievement of development plan during the year.

Who we are looking for:


Engineering qualifications would be a distinct advantage.

Able to demonstrate the ability to multi-task and prioritise within a changing environment.

Experience of working within an audited environment would be beneficial but not essential.

Demonstrates an ability to work to standard procedures accurately and without deviation.


Positive and optimistic in approach to work.

Maturity and pragmatism with strong organisational abilities.

Dynamic, self-motivated, pro-active approach to taking on challenging assignments.

Strong project ownership ethic with a “can do” attitude.

Ability to work within and deliver critical timelines.

Good communication skills and the self-confidence to use these skills to convince others to buy-into proposals and plans.

What’s in it for you:

Competitive base salary

Annual bonus

Free on-site car parking

Contributory Pension

Private medical insurance

Flexible benefits

About us:

As the world leader in serving science, our work is more than something that fills our days. When you’re part of Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do challenging work, and be part of a team that values performance, quality and innovation. With revenues of $24 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

Each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. It’s not just a career, it’s a chance …

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