Principal Project Engineer (Pharma)

Location: Singapore, Singapore
Job Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Engineering & Manufacturing
Salary: S$7000 - S$9000 per month
Reference: BBBH6080_1558679758
Contact: Abhik Damani
Email: email Abhik

My client is a world leader in the pharmaceutical industry and now seek an experienced Engineer to lead, initiate, plan and executive site based capital projects


  • Assume responsibility to develop and issue the 5 years site master CAPEX plan with estimated capital expenses and complete the approved projects in the CAPEX plan and capital expenses within the total approved budget
  • Lead multiple projects (up to 2 million USD) project from initiation to completion - define the project scope, drive feasibility study, concept design, and detailed design phase
  • Manage the contractors during the construction phase to deliver the agreed quality, costs and schedule of the projects
  • Coordinate and manage the commissioning, IQ and OQ phases of the projects
  • Ensure completed projects and documents/drawings are properly handed over the users and Technical Services
  • Propose and evaluate modifications to equipment, processes and operations to improve safety, increase efficiency and enhance goals
  • Supervise outside contractors to develop and implement Capital projects and plant modification
  • Involve in new customer tech transfer and risk assessment
  • Maintain safe working environment by establishing and enforcing construction procedures, rules and regulations
  • Manage external consultants and contractors for EPCV work and to obtain all necessary permits and licenses
  • Lead or participate in commissioning activities of new equipment installations


  • Degree in Engineering with at least 8 - 10 years' of relevant experience in a GMP regulated manufacturing environment
  • Expertise in the operation and maintenance of manufacturing equipment
  • Solid understanding in process equipment design and operation
  • Good knowledge of key business process such as change control, permit to work, drawing management, documentation etc.
  • Experience in managing and handling stakeholders from corporate level is essential
  • Prior experience in dealing with global and corporate projects

Please send your resume in WORD format by clicking the apply button below or contact Abhik Damani on +65 6701 1527 for a confidential discussion. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted. CEI Reg. Number R1544061 (Abhik Damani).