Engineering Manager

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Operations Management
  3. Switzerland
Bern, Switzerland
Posting date: 11 Jun 2020
This vacancy has now expired

ProClinical is happy to advertise a role for an Engineering Manager at a global pharmaceutical company in Bern. This is an exciting and varied opportunity to join a well-established team, driving strategic site development as well as the daily activities of the Engineering projects.

Job Responsibilities

  • Setting the strategy, leveraging best practices, and developing internal as well as external partnerships for engineering, project management, automation/industrial IT and RAMS topics
  • Responsible for the development and updating of the Site Asset Master Planning (SAMP)
  • Responsible for all investment governance on site incl. associated project portfolio and individual project management
  • Drive and develop the assigned technical and human resources to achieve best-in-class departmental performance
  • Ensure continued alignment with the internal business partners and manage the link into engineering
  • Provides procedural guidance and technical leadership towards all investment projects on site from idea generation to close-out and lessons learned incl. authority inspections in order to achieve best-in-class project delivery and optimized organizational learning.

Skills and Requirements

  • University degree in Engineering, preferably Mechanical, Electrical, Industrial, Biotechnology or Chemical discipline
  • Sound professional experience in the biopharmaceutical industry as Engineering Lead or Senior Project Manager is highly desired
  • Extensive knowledge of (c)GMP and GxP regulations as well as technical standards including local Swiss building codes is mandatory
  • Deep understanding of closely linked business process in the area of Commissioning & Qualification as well as Maintenance and Facility Management are required
  • Fluency in English is a must; a very good level of German is important and any additional languages are advantageous

To Apply

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In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Caleb Mensah at +44 203 854 1080 or upload your CV on our website -

A full job description is available on request.

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies