Shire Plant Engineer HVAC/PWP in Lessines, Belgium

Shire est l’entreprise de biotechnologie en tête du marché mondial et au service des patients atteints de maladies rares. Avec plus de 23 000 collaborateurs répartis dans plus de 100 pays, l’envergure mondiale et les produits Shire - à haute valeur ajoutée - vont permettre aux patients d’avoir une meilleure qualité de vie.

Le site de Lessines - expert en immunologie et hématologie - emploie près de 1000 collaborateurs et engage actuellement plus d’une centaine de personnes. A Lessines, les activités sont relatives à la purification de fractions plasmatiques, au remplissage aseptique, à l’emballage des produits immunologiques et également hématologiques et enfin à la livraison de ceux-ci.

Nous sommes à la recherche d’un:

Plant Engineer HVAC/PWP (H/F)

The Black Utilities, Hvac & PowerPlant Engineer I is responsible for design, construction/modification, commissioning and qualification of Black utilties, HVAC, PowerPlant systems & Automation Powerplant system (Supervision and PLC’s) according to EHS, GMP and Best Engineering Practices requirements. Implicated in day to day manufacturing operations for problem solving/improvement deployement regarding Black utilties, HVAC, PowerPlant systems & Automation Powerplant system (Supervision and PLC’s).

Essential Responsibilities :

  1. Troubleshooting of equipment/systems: support day-to-day requests from manufacturing and maintenance, active participation in daily operational meetings with actions follow-up, handling troubleshooting change requests.

  2. Projects: In scope of CAPEX programs and continous improvement of new/existing systems, the incumbent must be able to manage small engineering projects without assistance. In particular, the position implies :

  • Basic Design and support for budgets preparation

  • Detailed Design of new or modified systems

  • Tenders writing, orders handling, following of construction, and start-up of equipments

  • Writing and execution of validation packagesURS/FSDS/Commissioning/engineerin part of IQOQ)

  • Training of employees impacted by changes and new equipments

  • Ensure compliance to EHS, cGMP, regulatory and Best Engineering Practices requirements

  • Member of multidisciplinary project teams

  1. Continuous improvement : Be on the floor to study and recommend improvement of existing equipments to minimize production down time. Provide suggestions on how to improve an existing equipment if needed

  2. Expertise Development : Develop technical expertise on Black utilties, HVAC, PowerPlant systems & Automation Powerplant system (Supervision and PLC’s).

Your profile:

Master en engineering

3 to 5 years experience in a pharmaceutical industry

Knowledge, skills and ability:

  • Ability to understand the technical installations, the equipment and systems installed on the site

  • Automation technical skills in technology used (PLC Allen-Bradley ControlLogix and Siemens S7, Rockwell supervision, Programming in VB, automation field networks)

  • Solid experience in structured programming and testing in technologies used and experience in all phases of systems development.

  • Ability to discuss normally encountered technical or project management issues, both verbally and in written form.

  • Ability to work as a collaborative team member.

  • Ability to solve routine design, engineering problems with assistance.

  • Ability to read technical drawings.

  • Ability to understand the validation protocols, Corporate and division SOP's.

  • Ability to write the functional and the technical specifications, Tests protocols with assistance.

  • Good English language skills (spoken/written/read)

  • MS OFFICE acknowledgement (WORD/EXCEL/POWER POINT)

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Shire is the leading global biotechnology company focused on serving people with rare diseases and other highly specialized conditions. We strive to develop best-in-class products, many of which are available in more than 100 countries, across core therapeutic areas including Hematology, Immunology, Neuroscience, Ophthalmics, Lysosomal Storage Disorders, Gastrointestinal/Internal Medicine/Endocrine and Hereditary Angioedema; and a growing franchise in Oncology.

Our employees come to work every day with a shared mission: to develop and deliver breakthrough therapies for the hundreds of millions of people in the world affected by rare diseases and other high-need conditions, and who lack effective therapies to live their lives to the fullest.