Bayer Senior Plant Engineer Sterile Compounding & Filling in Shawnee Mission, Kansas
Your tasks and responsibilities
• Ensures the operability, reliability, and integrity of the assigned assets through continuous monitoring and improvement of OAE • Accountable for the maintenance activities related to inspection, repairs, and larger/complex turn-around(s) of the assigned assets; initiates, monitors, and tracks work orders • Plans, executes, and monitors multiple basic budget (Responsible and Accountable) / and multiple larger investments (Accountable) through good collaboration with internal and external stakeholders/service providers • Identifies and evaluates deficiencies and bottlenecks and develops technical concepts for their resolution • Conducts troubleshooting of asset and process problems • Observes technical rules and regulations and implements technical good practices. Has up-to-date knowledge of Bayer Group- and subgroup best practices and implements them in the Plant. • Keeps and updates the technical documentation and records. • Creates, maintains, and develops standards for plant operating documentation (e.g. standard operating procedures, process descriptions, material and energy balances, P&IDs, operating data collection and retrieval) • Identifies, evaluates, and implements knowledge and good practice transfer between the plant engineers
Who you are
• Bachelors or Master degree in basic engineering discipline (e.g. Mechanical, Electrical, Controls Engineering or Chemical), PMI/PE certifications preferred • BS 6+ YEARS • MS 0-4+ YEARS • PHD 0-2 YEARS • Core Competencies: Correctly analyze problems; think independently and develop imaginative and unique solutions to problems; deal effectively with changing situations and maintain composure in pressure or conflict situations; understand the requirements of the job and apply knowledge; evaluate and select alternatives based on realistic limits and different perspectives, understand the full implication of actions before proceeding; consistently motivate self, take calculated risks, make timely decisions, improve results, persist despite opposition and obstacles; express ideas and information, orally and/or in writing, in a clear, concise and understandable manner, use active listening skills; be able to guide and train teams in local and global projects • Bayer Competencies, these map into the following: Customer Focus, Drives Results, Collaborates, Manages Complexity, Plans and Aligns • Good knowledge of Engineering tools and software – e.g. AutoCAD, SAP FAM • Ability to read and understand process flow diagrams, line drawings, P&IDs and schematics • Ability to communicate technical/process applications in the form of SOP and/or protocol development • Pharmaceutical background mandatory, Operational Excellence certifications preferred • Recent experience/qualifications related to the following preferred: • Compounding of sterile liquids in varying batch sizes (500-L to 10000-L) • Mixing ingredients with varying solubility and multiple solvents using multi-step mixing, homogenizers or mills in Class-C or higher environment • Flammable ingredients/bulks • Capital Project management (developing/selecting vendors, URS, FAT, Commissioning, IQ/OQ/PQ, developing appropriate PM/CALs, Creating assets in SAP FAM, Tracking project costs and schedules)
Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.
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