Director of Engineering

Posted 09 January 2023
Job type Permanent
Contact NameJames Mark Cox

Job description

I am currently working with an incredible Global BioPharma in North Germany, who are looking for a Director of Engineering to join an experienced and motivated team, and  to head up a multi-million Euro project in their state of the art manufacturing facility.

This position will look after the groups Technical Production Support, Process & CAPEX Projects, and Facility Management & Site Services.

  • Budget preparation for the engineering department and ongoing budget monitoring in coordination with controlling (CAPEX/OPEX)
  • Collaboration with Global Engineering on major projects at the site
  • Preparation, planning of strategic investments in your area of responsibility (elaboration of technical concepts, costs, time and resource planning)
  • Organization and execution of GMP-compliant maintenance, calibration and qualification of production facilities and technical building equipment
  • Coordination and supervision of service companies and service contracts
  • Responsibility for the procurement, installation and commissioning of new production
  • Support of the production groups in all technical problems and optimizations
  • Ensuring high technical plant availability and product yields
  • You must have completed a technical degree, e.g. in the field of Engineering
  • You are a strong, motivated personality with several years of management experience
  • You have at least 10 years of professional experience in the technical support of production plants and technical building equipment (Pharma)
  • You have professional experience in the pharmaceutical industry and have first practical experience in the field of freeze drying and aseptic filling
  • You have good project management skills and you have already managed technical projects independently
  • You are trustworthy and loyal, as well as a team player and communicative personality and have a structured and goal-oriented way of working
  • You have a very good command of German and English, both written and spoken
If you would like to apply, please send a copy of your CV to or contact me on +41415615373.

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