Senior Process Engineer
For Immediate Consideration Contact: Gary Elias :
CLASSIFICATION: US - (CO)
SALARY: 90,000 110,000
LOCATION: Denver, CO
TYPE OF COMPANY: Chemicals / Pharmaceuticals
EXPERIENCE: 6+ Years
DEGREE: Bachelors Degree Required
JOB TITLE: Sr. Process Engineer
Act as company expert/resource regarding pharmaceutical process engineering, project management including process design and process scale-up.
Develop and recommend new process improvements and new technologies to achieve cost effectiveness and improve product quality
Establish operating equipment specifications and recommend improvements to manufacturing techniques.
Participate in new product scale-up, process development and optimization, technology transfer and process validation activities
Interface directly with manufacturing staff and quality staff in order to ensure that processes and designs are compatible for new product technology transfer and meet API requirements
Draft SOPs to document new process procedures or writes revisions to recognize changes through optimization or technology change
Train manufacturing technicians in practical and theoretical aspects of process operations
Interface with outside contractors or technical consultants to solicit aid in problem solving or to oversee work performed by outside contractors
Assist manufacturing operations staff with problem solving and troubleshooting when process or equipment difficulties arise
Improve safety conditions of complex systems or processes, for reducing waste, and for support of environmental compliance
Will work closely with the Scientists in the development and transfer to new API development into manufacturing.
In this role you will oversee a variety of projects.
You will spend considerable time on scale up work from lab through pilot plant to manufacturing
BS in Chemical Engineering with 6+ years of process/process development engineering experience in a manufacturing or pilot scale facility. Performance at this level assumes an in-depth knowledge of process chemistry as well as engineering techniques sufficient to show independent design capability.
Experience in API Manufacturing a strong plus but will consider batch fine/specialty chemicals (reaction chemistry) particularly under cGMP guidelines.
Knowledge of specific techniques such as crystallization, chromatography, solvent recovery, and chemical synthesis. Knowledge of current state of the art of cGMPs.
Previous experience working in conjunction with process scientists doing design of experiments (DOE) and statistical analysis, performing pilot scale trials and setting parameters for scale up to full scale production.
Effective business/scientific writing skills and ability to present scientific/engineering data orally to a wide variety of audiences.
Able to lead teams in the development, transfer, trouble-shooting and optimization of chemical processes as well as in the implementation of capital projects
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Gary Elias Elias Associates, Inc.
12 Labaw Dr
Cranbury, NJ 08512
For Immediate Consideration Contact: Gary Elias:
Salary: $90,000.00 - $110,000.00
Elias Associates, Inc.