Pfizer API Manufacturing Engineer in Kalamazoo, Michigan
Analyzes / designs sequence of operations and work flow to improve the company's production facilities within regulations and GMP guidelines. Activities may include process monitoring, safety and environmental improvements, troubleshooting, process reliability improvements, validation, and technology transfers. May establish or assist in establishing accident prevention measures and may train personnel concerning all phases of production operations. Conducts studies pertaining to cost control, cost reduction, inventory control, and production record systems. On the basis of these studies, develops and implements plans and programs for facility modifications and revisions to operating methods. May assist project managers or engineers in the planning and design of facilities.
Functional/Technical Knowledge: Knowledge of basic discipline. Limited knowledge of industry practices and standards. Focus is on overseeing defined processes.
Problem Solving and Innovation: Develop solutions to routine problems following established Pfizer policies and procedures.
Discretion, Latitude, Level of Independence: Closely supervised. Follows specific instructions.
Impact and Organizational Contribution: Contribute to the completion of routine tasks.
Teamwork/Influence: Contacts are primarily within immediate work group or within normal process-related work flow.
Time Span of Work: Daily tasks and deliverables. Results can usually be measured on daily or weekly basis.
Education: 2+ years of related experience and BS/BA in Chemical Engineering / Chemistry / related field or 1+ years of related experience and MS Chemical Engineering / Chemistry / related field
Language Skills: Effective written and oral communication .
Computer Skills: Microsoft Applications.
- Experience in a GMP and PSM covered environment.
• Physical Demands: Frequent time in both manufacturing and office environments. The manufacturing environment includes equipment with moving parts. Must be able to perform gowning requirements for entry in the manufacturing areas. Requires lifting, sitting, standing, walking, stair climbing and roof access. Must be available to support 24/7 - 365 operation.
• Work Environment: Office environment, with frequent time in the manufacturing areas. Possible exposure to high noise environments, solvents, and pharmaceutical ingredients. Use of hearing and eye protection is required. .
NON-STANDARD WORK SCHEDULE, TRAVEL OR ENVIRONMENT REQUIREMENTS
Role supports a 24 hour production environment. Primary responsibilities occur M-F during normal working hours. Some off hour and holiday coverage may be required.
OTHER JOB DETAILS
Last Date to Apply: May 21, 2020
Eligible for Relocation Package
Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus
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