Project Lead Engineering

  • Salary: 90 - 110 ph all-inc
  • REF Number: 00050403
  • Consultant: Adrien Guimard
  • Contact: 0041 (0) 800 106 106
  • Date Published: 16.04.2021
  • Sector: Bern Area
  • Location: Bern, Experienced
  • Discipline: Technical - Chemical Engineer

Adrien Guimard is recruiting for a Project Lead Engineering to join an important project with a global Pharmaceutical Company at their site based in Bern on a contract basis until the end of the year.

The main purpose of the role will be to:

  • Lead and coordinate technical investment projects in field of utilities, infrastructure, equipment
  • Implement of specifies project goals with adherence to time, cost and quality requirements
  • Guarantee that approved projects and changes to systems,facilities, infrastructure and utilities meet all required building authority, GMP requirements as well as environmental and safety standards
  • Lead cross-functional teams for different projects, initiatives
  • Manage relationships externally and internally
  • Prepare and submit investment requests
  • Analyze project technical requirements and institution of specific guidelines for the immediate engineering activity
  • Conduct investigations to troubleshoot problems and lead changes to correctthem

Further responsibilities will include:

  • Coordinating with global engineering, EHS regarding technology standards and specifications
  • Ensuring and documenting that approved projects are executed and that any changes to systems and production systems make all required GMP requirements and EHS compliant
  • Expanding and maintaining existing supplier network
  • Creating and guarantying perfect project documentation and reporting

In order to be considered for this role, you will be required to have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

  • Technical degree (TS, HTL) with at least 10 years of relevant professional experience
  • Proven track record in the field of project management in the pharmaceutical industry, fromplanning, execution to commissioning of equipment, utilities
  • Strong technical skills in the construction of pharmaceutical sites and their infrastructure (not only on Equipment, but also on construction, refurbishments, facilities, utilities etc…)
  • Previous experience in Switzerland
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in the core business and technical area
  • Experienced in working with internal departments (development, operations, quality, technical services) to carry out projects, develop standards and define project requirements and priorities
  • Experience working with different stakeholders, internally and externally
  • Experience with various IT-tools and systems, especially MS Office
  • Profound GMP-knowledge (EU and US)
  • Ability to work on details and very practical issues at site, with workers, suppliers, etc...
  • Strong communication
  • Skills in time and self-management
  • Analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Team player
  • Good knowledge of Germanand Fluent in English

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Adrien on 0041 (0) 800 106 106 or email Please could you send any correspondence in English. Please quote reference QLS 00050403 in all correspondence.

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