Senior Utilities Engineer

Basic qualifications:

  • BS in Engineering (Mechanical, chemical, electrical or similar)
  • At least 5 years experience as a utilities / facilities engineer
  • At least 8 years experience in engineering
  • In-depth understanding and knowledge of utility systems including but not limited to purified water pre-treatment and generation, clean steam, clean gas, compressors, boilers, chillers, cooling towers, electrical distribution, clean room air handlers, and building automation systems.
  • Experience with a GMP manufacturing environment

Preferred qualifications:

  • At least ten years engineering experience preferred.
  • Prior project experience in the design, construction, and start-up of large bulk biopharmaceutical facilities including GMP utility systems

Details:

Why GSK? Because GSK's Biopharm business vision is to leverage its experience and technical capabilities to launch, supply, and manage Biopharmaceutical products around the world. It will fulfill GSK's Mission to Do More, Feel Better, and Live Longer by living its values: Integrity: Always doing the right thing; Commitment to the Patient: Making the Patient the #1 Priority; Customer Service: Commit to delivering on promises to internal & external customers; Compliance – Being accountable for quality and safety.

GSK Biopharm in Rockville MD has an opening for a Senior Mechanical Utilities Engineer.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead project teams as assigned to meet technical, budget and schedule goals.
  • Lead in the evaluation, selection, and implementation of new equipment or modifications to existing systems with consideration to new processing technologies or strategies. This may include assessing an economic, environmental, quality, or productivity impact while generating engineering reports.
  • Use OE Tools to gather and analyze data on equipment/facility service problems in order to identify the root cause of the problem and generate possible solutions to equipment/facility service problems based upon the facts gathered and generating measurable improvements.
  • Lead discussions and recommend solutions with key customer groups in order to gain a consensus on the repair or modification plans.
  • Develop a project plan and budget, and then implement the approved modifications, following up to ensure the desired result has been achieved. Document plans and modifications in an appropriate manner. Capable to utilize project management tools such as MS Project, etc.
  • Provide training to staff involved in the use or maintenance of equipment to ensure safe and reliable operation.
  • Prepare or review operation, safety and maintenance procedures to ensure accuracy and completeness.
  • Support validation staff in the development of validation strategies and testing plans; assess and recommend solutions for validation protocol deviations.
  • Mentor and assist in skills development of other engineers within the department.
  • Delegate project duties within the department or value stream team and understand the execution of those duties. Supervise the activities of contractors

Some relocation assistance may be available

Contact information:

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