Project Engineer (Pharmaceutical)

Project Engineer (Pharmaceutical)

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Project Controls, Pharmaceutical & Chemical

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Excellent Salary based on Experience

  • Contact:

    Chris Jones

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8999

  • Job ref:

    Project Engineer (Pharmaceutical)

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    24 months

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


Project Engineer (Pharmaceutical)
24 Months Fixed Term Contract
Competitive salary based on experience

An outstanding opportunity for an experienced Project Engineer with a pharmaceutical background to join a high performing plant in Liverpool on a 2 year fixed term contract. The role will be working underneath the Plant Manager working on a capacity expansion project.  Our client is a pharmaceutical manufacturing business, making products for the healthcare sector with over 80 years history and multiple UK based manufacturing sites. Should you be used to working in a pharmaceutical/chemical processing environment in a Project Engineering capacity with a strong Process Engineering background I’d be keen to hear from you.  

  • Act as point of contact based in Liverpool for the capacity expansion project
  • Support in the definition of project scope and objectives and support the creation of a comprehensive project plans to be shared with other staff members
  • Develop a continuously update a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress in collaboration with the project manager
  • Keep under control the project performance using appropriate tools and escalate issues on time to the project manager
  • Create and maintain comprehensive and detailed project documentation and support tracking project performance, specifically to analyse the successful completion of short and long-term goals
  • Ensure that all sub-projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Perform/support pFMEA analysis, assessments for manufacturing, quality and EHS to minimise project risks
  • Collect all data (process, quality, validation) from archive to create URS etc.
  • Support the DQ, IQ, OQ, PQ, protocols preparation and validation process
  • Support the CC activities in Trackwise when needed
  • Support EHS activities in ATEX area
  • Verify and calculate needs for new production and validate the numbers directly investigating the process in the gemba.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned
Qualifications and experience
  • Proven working experience in project management
  • Experience in a pharmaceutical environment
  • Solid organizational skills with specific attention to details
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (Chemical is preferred)
  • Green belt or black belt certified
  • Strong knowledge of validation process DQ, IQ, OQ, PQ in pharma companies
  • NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent in Environment Health and Safety (beneficial)
  • IOSH Membership (Chartership preferred)
  • Previous experience as process engineer
  • Knowledge of MS Office and MS Project
  • Developing and Tracking Budgets

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