Head of Process Automation (Lead)

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Automation
  3. Germany
Dreieich, Germany
Posting date: 13 Feb 2024

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Proclinical are recruiting for a Head of Automation (Lead) to join a pharmaceutical organisation. This role is on a permanent basis and is located in Germany.


  • Accountable for handling the higher-level manufacturing IT & automation division within the technology field, which involves the process and forming automation, electrical engineering and electrical workshop groups.
  • Train group leaders in the division.
  • Handle projects with concerns to the planning, selection, procurement, and commissioning of process control, SCADA and automation systems in the necessary time, cost and quality scope.
  • Arrange and interface management concerning the technical planning of projects with the involvement of all technical participants.
  • Responsible for both technical and disciplinary management of group leaders.
  • You will plan resources and the affiliated prioritization and arrangement for investment planning when deploying personnel in projects and in plant operation.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Educated to a degree level in an engineering field such as automation technology or a similar qualification.
  • Demonstrable experience in a similar management role.
  • Knowledge of GMP setting.
  • Communication skills both verbally and in writing.
  • Fluency in both German and English.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Patrick Turbidy at p.turbidy@proclinical.com.

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

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.