1+ months

Project Engineering Manager

Sanford, NC 27330

The position has accountability and responsibility for some or all of the following:

+ Project management services for capital and non-capital projects at the Sanford site

+ Performing engineering studies and evaluations

+ Capital program management utilizing CPM (Capital Portfolio Management)

+ Engineering change management

+ Engineering input into problem solving

+ Continuous improvement activities

+ Interacting with regulatory authorities during audits

At a minimum, the position must be able to execute work independently, work with various groups across the organization and be able to oversee and lead projects to ensure that cGMP/GLP equipment, facilities and utilities perform as intended.


Responsibilities include the following:

Provide project management leadership for capital and non-capital projects, including:

+ Development of project scope and drafting funding request

+ Development of project budget and control of spending

+ Development of project schedule and coordination with other site activities

+ Management of procurement and construction activities

+ Coordination of qualification/verification activities

+ Supervision and direction of contractors and colleagues performing this work

Perform engineering evaluations to determine feasibility of potential future projects Maintain Site Capital program and support site master planning Support regulatory audits through the preparation, defense and interaction with auditors in areas related to equipment, instrumentation, facilities and utilities Provide expertise for trouble-shooting and resolution of issues related to equipment, instrumentation, facilities and utilities Assess potential impact of changes to qualified systems Identify and implement project management best practices for continuous improvement Represent engineering on site or network teams as necessary

The position requires execution and management of multiple projects at the same time and good communication skills to keep customers, peers, and area management up-to-date with progress of all activities in order to ensure projects are completed in a timely manner and on schedule.


A minimum of a BS degree + 10 years of experience; MS + 7 years of experience in any of the following disciplines: Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, or equivalent science related or engineering discipline.

Direct knowledge and experience in project management within a biopharmaceutical or pharmaceutical cGMP environment is required. Experience with FDA and EU licensing and inspection is preferred. Familiarity with manufacturing and/or utilities equipment and operations is beneficial.

**Candidate demonstrates a breadth of diverse leadership experiences and capabilities including: the ability to influence and collaborate with peers, develop and coach others, oversee and guide the work of other colleagues to achieve meaningful outcomes and create business impact.**


Position requirements are typical for an office-based work environment with some shop floor exposure. There are no unusual physical or mental requirements for this position.


Schedule is primarily day shift (M-F, 8 hrs) but may require off-shift work, weekend work or extended work hours to meet project deadlines on occasion. The position may require working at job sites in manufacturing or utility areas at times which will require a focus on safety. Aseptic gowning could be required. Travel to support Factory Acceptance Testing or vendor evaluations will be necessary for larger projects.

+ **Last Date to Apply for Job: 19 May, 2020**

+ Eligible for Relocation Package

Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus

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**EEO & Employment Eligibility**

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.



Posted: 2020-05-06 Expires: 2020-07-05

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