Shire Reliability Engineer in Lessines (Baxalta), Belgium


Integrated in the Engineering team and as SME, the Reliability Engineer is responsible to support the manufacturing and operational maintenance activities by improving the effectiveness and reliability of equipment, investigating the exceptions and recurrent issues, developing and reviewing the maintenance methods as well as the preventive maintenance plan, developing training modules and being the maintenance interface in the project teams.


Minimum Degree Required : Bachelor

Preferred Degree: Master


  • Master in Engineering (Electromechanical)


  • 3 to 5 years in a pharmaceutical industry


  • Critical Thinking & Problem Solving

  • Sense of Purpose

  • Collaboration & Teamwork

  • Demonstrate a deep knowledge of used equipment and technologies

  • Good communication

  • Organized

  • English spoken / Written / Read - Good

  • MS Office

  • Knowledge of Quality requirements (USP, FDA, Eudralex)

Notice to Employment / Recruitment Agents:

Employment / Recruitment agents may only submit candidates for vacancies only if they have written authorization to do so from Shire’s Talent Acquisition department. Any agency candidate submission may only be submitted to positions opened to the agency through the specific Agency Portal. Shire will only pay a fee for candidates submitted or presented where there is a fully executed contract in place between the Employment / Recruitment agents and Shire and only if the candidate is submitted via the Agency Portal. Candidates submitted or presented by Employment / Recruitment Agents without a fully executed contract or submitted through this site shall not be deemed to form part of any Engagement for which the Agency may claim remuneration.

Shire is the leading global biotechnology company focused on serving people with rare diseases and other highly specialized conditions. We strive to develop best-in-class products, many of which are available in more than 100 countries, across core therapeutic areas including Hematology, Immunology, Neuroscience, Ophthalmics, Lysosomal Storage Disorders, Gastrointestinal/Internal Medicine/Endocrine and Hereditary Angioedema; and a growing franchise in Oncology.

Our employees come to work every day with a shared mission: to develop and deliver breakthrough therapies for the hundreds of millions of people in the world affected by rare diseases and other high-need conditions, and who lack effective therapies to live their lives to the fullest.