Process/Support Engineer



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Up to USD0.00 per year

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Branch Information

Manpower Engineering , Phone :


Job Description

The Process/Support Engineer will provide technical expertise and operational support for the design, installation, start up, and routine operation of new aseptic filling equipment within both a new and existing manufacturing facility located in Kalamazoo, MI.

Position Responsibilities

Process engineer roles will serve as subject matter experts on equipment purchases, start-up, and/or existing equipment improvements. In this role, the process engineer:


* Interface closely with engineering to specify user requirements, review and approve drawings, and define project scopes.

* Develops and validates manufacturing equipment and processes for drug products, taking into consideration problems inherent in the transfer of technology from research to production, from other sites, or within the site.

* Leads Operational team in the review and approval of associated qualification documentation and execution of equipment acceptance testing.

* Conducts tests and measurements throughout stages of start-up and production to determine control over applicable variables.

* Leads technical improvement projects aimed at defect reduction, improved equipment reliability, and better equipment utilization.

Organizational Relationship:

Individuals will work within a multidisciplinary project team and/or active manufacturing operations team. The teams will include other area engineers, contract engineering and automation firms, area shop floor operators, Drug Product Technology, Quality Operations, Microbiology, Environmental Health and Safety, Quality Laboratories, and Maintenance.

Education and Experience:

* BA/BS plus a minimum of 3 years experience OR MS plus a minimum of 2 years experience in a science or engineering related field

* Experience in a pharmaceuticals or in other manufacturing environments, preferably in liquid filling and/or equipment sterilization

* Able to apply solid reasoning skills to process development and investigations. Strong written and verbal communication skills required. Strong organizational skills and flexibility in handling a variety of assignments.

* Successful candidates for project manager roles have demonstrated project management skills and must be familiar with tools and techniques required to manage large scale complex projects through multi-disciplinary teams.