Senior Process Engineer

Employer
AbbVie
Location
Worcester, MA, US
Posted
Mar 18, 2019
Ref
1809195
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Description:

A Senior Engineer responsible for providing engineering support for Core Support functions including but not limited to media/solution preparation, autoclaves, glasswashers and CIP operations. This engineering professional who, working with little or no supervision, applies scientific knowledge, engineering knowledge, mathematics, to lead equipment and process troubleshooting, manage medium to large projects and maintain and track area priorities. Senior Engineer has general knowledge of other related disciplines beyond their own area of expertise.

Responsibilities :

• Responsible for troubleshooting complex issues with processing or equipment for the Core Support area including Media Preparation, Solution Preparation, Autoclaves, Glasswashers, and CIP Operations.

• Responsibilities of this engineering grade level inherently include and expand upon the responsibilities established for lower engineering grade levels.

• Responsible for compliance with applicable policies and procedures. Leads non-conformance investigations on equipment related failure in assigned area.

• Independently plans and conducts small to medium size assigned projects within engineering specialty requiring conventional types of plans, investigations, and/or equipment. Manages multiple, often concurrent, projects and meets deadlines. Responsible for achieving the project's financial targets in support of business objectives.

• Responsible for assessing area equipment suitability to support New Product Introduction (NPI).

  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering, science, or closely related discipline is desired, or equivalent technical experience plus demonstrated competence, with a desired 5+ years of significant engineering and/or operational experience. A post-graduate education/degree is desired, and may contribute towards the desired years of experience.
  • Has demonstrated competency within a discipline.
  • Possesses a strong technical knowledge and application of concepts, practices, and procedures. Works on problems of complex scope where analysis of situations or data involves multiple competing factors. Demonstrates judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action.
  • Interacts well with diverse groups within engineering and maintains strong working relationships with internal and external collaborators.
  • Listens to and understands others' points of view and articulates tactfully and respectfully one's own perspective orally, in writing, and in presentations.
  • Works well with other engineers in a collaborative, fast-paced goal-driven environment.
  • Possesses interpersonal skills to negotiate and reconcile differences.
  • Has a technical background in health care, medical devices, pharmaceutical, biologics, or similar industries (preferred).
  • Has demonstrated competency with financial systems and in fiscal control.

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