Project Engineering Manager

Project Engineering Manager

Grade – 36

Salary – £50,377 – £62,971


Post Ref –  2020ATR046

Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies based in Billingham, Stockton-on-Tees specialise in developing and manufacturing processes for customer’s biologic drugs and offering stability studies to support customer drug substance and drug products.

With plants in Billingham UK, Hillerod Denmark, North Carolina and Texas USA our Global Vision is to be the leading and most trusted global Contract Development and Manufacturing Organisation partner in the biopharmaceutical industry.

Manufacturing at Billingham takes place within three state-of-the-art biologics facilities and encompasses both clinical and commercial materials. The highly flexible manufacturing organisation is responsible for technology transfer and batch execution of complex multi-stage processes, operated within highly controlled environments. Our vision is to create the best manufacturing organisation in the global biotechnology industry here at Billingham. We are seeking an experienced and talented professional to join our project team as we journey towards best in class project delivery.

As Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies UK Ltd continue on a period of significant growth we have an exciting opportunity for a Project Engineering Manager to work on an expansion project in the Microbial Manufacturing facility.

The expansion project will see the capacity of the large scale microbial manufacturing facility increase by greater than 50% by removing a number of current operational constraints. This project enables the business to position ourselves for sustained growth within the ever expanding biologics market.  In the next 2-4 years this is likely to be followed by even further expansion as the market continues to grow and more and more products are granted regulatory approval.

You will have significant experience in delivering technically assured engineering solutions on a major capital investment in a brownfield capacity increase environment.  We are looking for an experienced Project Engineering Manager with a proven track record of managing project engineering teams to deliver the engineering on this key business project.

The role is preferably suited to a chartered engineer although not essential, with experience of engineering design and delivery from concept through to detailed design, commissioning and qualification and finally handover to the operation team.  You will have experience of managing third party design and build contractors and have the ability to define and approve engineering scope of works for the project, the ability to coach and mentor other engineers in this management role is a key requirement

We are looking for a candidate who can deliver technically assured engineering on the project on time, in full and meeting all regulatory compliance requirements. You will have a proven track record of working within multi-disciplinary teams to deliver successful projects to meet the business needs.

Ideally you will have an understanding of the engineering standards required to deliver projects to cGMP and regulatory requirements, previous experience in these skills is an essential requirement.

The role attracts a highly competitive salary, company bonus scheme, relocation package and private healthcare scheme.

Further benefits include;

  • Up to 35 days of holiday, plus bank holidays.
  • Salary Sacrifice scheme offering bikes, dental etc.
  • Free parking.
  • Generous pension scheme.

Interested applicants must complete an application form and send to  no later than 12 noon on Friday, 13th March 2020.

Interviews expected to be held week commencing 24th March 2020.

If we have not contacted you within four weeks of the closing date, please assume that you have not been shortlisted on this occasion.

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