Lead Engineer, Corporate Services
Newark Metro Area, NJ
Education & Experience:
BS degree in Engineering or closely related field or equivalent work
Minimum 10 years of experience in project engineering management on a commercial or industrial site.
Prefer 5 years experience on an FDA regulated site.
The Lead Engineer supports the successful operation of facility, laboratory and business functions at multi use sites through interaction with internal customers and external service providers.
This individual leverage constructive relationships across the organization to achieve goals on multi disciplinary and cross functional teams, and influences teams and stakeholders with fact based, business value knowledge.
Required Competencies Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Strong understanding of building system design and construction in areas such as life safety, lighting,
mechanical, electrical, and plumbing
Significant knowledge of architectural design and construction
Strong working knowledge of building codes, NEC, NFPA, OSHA and other basic safety training.
Strong knowledge of FDA / cGXP requirements impacting Facilities systems, equipment and instrumentation within the pharmaceutical industry.
Knowledge of critical utility systems such as HVAC, plant steam, compressed air, vacuum, RO/DI water, compressed gas and emergency power systems
Strong knowledge and experience with the operation of pharmaceutical laboratory, facilities and manufacturing systems
Experience at coordinating outside contractors and managing resources in support of system and equipment upgrade, installation, start up and commissioning
Ability to interact effectively with laboratory, QA, and Facilities groups as well as senior management