Wood Singapore is currently looking for a Principal Process Engineer to carry out the Process Design scope of work on our multi-disciplinary and multinational FEED, EPC and PMC projects for local and international clients across the Pharmaceuticals Industries (API, Biotech etc.).
We are looking for an experienced Engineer, with a broad range of Process skills who is ready to step up and lead small teams of engineers and designers. The right candidate will be highly motivated, able to work independently, and have demonstrable leadership qualities. Sound technical knowledge coupled with leadership and decision making skills are required to ensure the delivery of challenging project and client targets.
Driving technical excellence and assurance.· Carry out process engineering design activities, following client and Wood standards and procedures to schedule and budget · Develop, review, and take responsibility for the quality and accuracy of Process engineering deliverables.- Ensure Wood and Client Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality procedures are followed and that a high standard of safety is achieved in all associated work· Remain up to date with the latest technical developments in your fields of expertise· Demonstrate, provide and develop appropriate technical solutions for specific project issues· Provide technical expertise and support to business winning activity as required· Perform Technical assurance review of process engineering activity on projects and support internal development and continuous improvement activity as required· Identifies and mitigates areas of risk and improvement opportunities· Ensure the delivery of challenging project and client targets using sound technical knowledge and decision making skills Managing and leading, supporting and supervising the multidiscipline engineering team· Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the activities and operations of a Process engineering team· Assist in the management of recruitment, selection, performance management of Team · Ensuring appropriately resourced and competent personnel on Project/Contract Management of key stakeholders in the execution and delivery of contracted activities. · Responsible for the overall Process engineering content for assigned contracts/projects· Manage and direct Process Team efficiently and effectively.· Personally participates in solving difficult technical problems. '- Accountable for the efficient planning and management of resouces, identifying ad pursuing opportunities for margin improvement, including HVEC utilisation. Undertaking the role of process owner· Develop and implement policies, standards and procedures for the Pharma Process technical work performed in the department· Conduit for regulatory framework, legislation changes, initiatives and industry technology developments.
A successful career path with demonstrable expertise in Pharmaceuticals (API, Biotech etc.) gained through project execution with a major multi-national contractor
Minimum Qualifications:· Chemical/ Bio Chemical Engineering degree (minimum) Minimum Experience: Typically requires 10+ years progressive experience in discipline engineering· Typically requires few years of supervisory experience with an understanding of human relations, training, performance evaluation and health and safety Role-Specific Skills and Knowledge:· Broad and extensive knowledge of multipurpose and dedicated API facilities including Pilot Plants, Multi product and Modular facilities - Good knowledge of Chemical and Fermentation based API plants and Biopharma plants as well as all supporting pharmaceutical grade and site utilities · Well versed with Concept Design, Basic Design and Detail engineering with high level knowledge in pharmaceutical (API & Bio)/chemical processes · Hands on experience in process simulation soft-wares like Aspen Hysis, SuperPro, Schedule-pro etc. · Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, capable of influencing people at all levels of the organization. · Financial and commercial awareness.
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