Engineering & Facilities Director

Location: Singapore, Singapore Salary: S$10000 - S$15000 per month + competitive
Sector: Pharma & Biotech, Engineering Type: Permanent

Engineering & Facilities Director

Are you interested in developing a function from scratch? Including the design and construction of a new brownfield facility? This is the chance to take an active role in a growing biopharmaceutical company and be a key part of their growth.

The Engineering & Facilities Director will be responsible for:

  • Build and develop the EHS&S, engineering and facilities capabilities.
  • Cover environmental, health and safety, automation, facilities and equipment support
  • Owns the system and execution of maintenance (both scheduled preventive and unscheduled breakdown), reliability engineering and calibration for all GMP-relevant equipment and utilities
  • Responsible for planning and execution of MRO requirements as well as service contracts for spares/redundancy to ensure timely seamless facility operations.
  • Develop and sustain EHS&S management processes by the creation necessary procedures. Training.
  • Guide team through the necessary investigations and ensure corresponding CAPAs are completed.
  • Responsible for relevant project costing and annual budget preparation related to engineering, facilities and EHS.
  • Be part of the site leadership team

The Engineering & Facilities Director will be / have:

  • Degree or Masters in Chemical/Electrical / Mechanical / Mechatronics or equivalent engineering discipline.
  • Experience of facilities management, maintenance and / or equipment engineering or reliability experience preferably in large pharmaceutical or biological manufacturing environment (that in plant start-up would be advantageous).
  • Possess strong technical competencies including MOM/NEA statutory requirements, reliability engineering, mechanical and electrical standards.
  • Proficiency in calibration and preventive maintenance methodologies based on QbD approaches a must.
  • Knowledge of the industry-relevant standards, e.g. ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, Safety Management System (MOM), etc. will be an advantage.

If you feel you would be suitable for the Engineering & Facilities Director role then please apply now.

Piers Atkinson


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