Senior Utility Engineer

Location
Holly Springs, NC
Posted
Jun 07, 2021
Ref
2021-15141
Hotbed
Bio NC
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

We are looking for a Senior Utility Engineer for our Central Utility Building (CUB) who wants to participate in our journey to establish the largest end-to-end cell culture CDMO facility in North America. but more importantly, someone who wants to be a part of the largest growth journey that we in FUJIFILM have ever entered.

In the project phase, your main responsibility as the Senior Utility Engineer will be to provide engineering input about design of the Black Utility generation and distribution systems, equipment specifications, P&ID's, development of maintenance procedures among other.

In the operations phase, you will be responsible and have ownership for the utility systems, ensure operational improvement to the utility systems to reduce energy consumption, as well as ensure that proper maintenance routines are performed.

Additionally, you will provide daily direction to technicians or other personnel while interacting with internal departments and stakeholders.

 

External US

The work we do at FDB has never been more important—and we are looking for talented candidates to join us. We are growing our locations, our capabilities, and our teams, and looking for passionate, mission-driven people like you who want to make a real difference in people's lives. Join FDB and help manufacture the next vaccine, cure, or gene therapy in partnership with some of the most innovative biopharma companies across the globe. We are proud to cultivate a culture that will fuel your passion, energy and drive - what we call Genki.

 

We are growing our locations and are investing more than $2 billion into establishing a new large-scale manufacturing site for biopharmaceuticals in the United States to accelerate the growth of our Bio CDMO (Contract and Development Manufacturing Organization) business. This will be the largest end-to-end cell culture CDMO provider in North America.

The new site will offer end-to-end solutions to our customers looking to manufacture biopharmaceuticals in the US. In addition to drug substance manufacture, it will also provide automated fill-finish and assembly, packaging, and labeling services. The new site is to be located in Holly Springs, North Carolina, United States.

 

We are looking for a Senior Utility Engineer for our Central Utility Building (CUB) with over 10+ years of experience in Pharma/ Biotech projects and/or Operations who can leverage existing experience from roles within Black Utility, CUBs etc. and guide cross-functional team members on the journey. We are serachihg for someone who wants to participate in establishing the largest end-to-end cell culture CDMO facility in North America. But more importantly, someone who wants to be a part of the largest growth journey that we in FUJIFILM have ever entered.

In the project phase, your main responsibility as the Senior Utility Engineer will be to provide engineering input about design of the Black Utility generation and distribution systems, equipment specifications, P&ID's, development of maintenance procedures among other.

In the operations phase, you will be responsible and have ownership for the utility systems, ensure operational improvement to the utility systems to reduce energy consumption, as well as ensure that proper maintenance routines are performed.

Additionally, you will provide daily direction to technicians or other personnel while interacting with internal departments and stakeholders.

You will join an organization focusing on growth, people and a steep learning curve as well as a diverse workplace with people driven to make a difference.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Design of the Black Utility generation and distribution systems across the site. These systems include boilers, chillers, cooling towers, air compressors, and other ancillary equipment.
  • Development of maintenance procedures and plans for utility systems
  • Equipment specifications, drawings, P&ID's.
  • Layout of the Central Utility Building to ensure efficient operations and maintenance.
  • Configuration of the BMS operations for the utility systems.
  • Ownership for the utility systems
  • Proper maintenance routines are performed on these systems to ensure the highest level of reliability at a reasonable cost.  
  • Implementing operational improvement to the utility systems to reduce energy consumption. 
  • Direct maintenance technicians or contract personnel in system maintenance or improvements
  • Project Manager (PM) for equipment maintenance or project work
  • Interact with other departments such as DSM, DPFG, metrology, QA
  • Ensure deliverables meet all quality and compliance standards  
  • Proposed changes within work package   
  • Ensure delivery and implementation of solutions which fulfils requirements and expectations by the end users 

Requirements

We are looking for a candidate with the following background and skill sets:

  • Master‘s or Bachelor's degree within Physical, Chemical or Biological Science, Technical Engineering or equivalent  
  • 10+ years experience from similar role in large Pharma/ Biotech projects.
  • Experience from Black Utility, Central Utility Buildings (CUB's) etc.
  • Knowledge of early phase equipment design and facility layouts
  • Knowledge with Drug Product (DP) and/or Finish Goods Manufacturing (FGM) and unit operations would be beneficial but not a requirement.
  • Collaborative attitude with the willingness to work with global peers toward company and department goals.
  • Knowledge of GMP and EMEA/FDA regulations (or experience working in a similar highly regulated environment)
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills in English

FDBU works with technical data, technology and materials that are subject to U.S. export laws and regulations. This position will require access to technical data, technology and source code that is controlled under U.S. export laws and regulations, including but not limited to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations at 22 C.F.R. Parts 120 – 130 and Export Administration Regulations in 15 C.F.R. Part 730 – 774, as may be amended. To conform to these laws and regulations, applicants must be U.S. citizens, lawful permanent residents of the U.S., protected individuals as defined by 8 USC 1324(b)(a)(3) (i.e., asylees and refugees) or otherwise eligible for an export authorization from the U.S. Department of State or U.S. Department of Commerce. Offers of employment will be contingent on the Company's ability to secure an export authorization.

 

FDBU is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identify or any other protected class.

 

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of FUJIFILM about this requisition. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at FUJIFILM via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of FUJIFILM, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by FUJIFILM for this requisition and a valid agreement with FUJIFILM is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the FUJIFILM agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.