Senior Engineering Manager, Pharma (Site Leadership)

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    Engineering & Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    S$10000 - S$15000 per month

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    Abhik Damani

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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My client, a world leader in the pharmaceutical industry, is now seeking an experienced Engineering Manger to join them to oversee and manage strategic, engineering, operational excellence and CAPEX projects of over 7m SGD per year

  • World Leader
  • Site Leadership Role
  • High Salary


  • Assume responsibility for management of fixed assets and land usage through the site master planning
  • Manage the engineering function, resources and systems to ensure the company maintains GMP standards
  • Execute future direction of the business and to achievement of the company's Strategic Vision and Mission
  • Champion site energy conservation program through implementing sustainable projects and measures.
  • Responsible for strategic engineering plan for equipment replacement and upgrade of building/utilities to ensure redundancy systems for business continuity plan are reliable, safe and efficient
  • Ensure all engineering projects, initiatives, and processes are driving improvement in quality, cost and delivery, maximising efficiency and optimizing excellence
  • Responsible and manage the CAPEX projects from front-end design to execution to hand-over within budget and schedule targets
  • Implement and ensure the preventive and maintenance programs (including plant shutdown) to achieve high overall equipment efficiency for the site.
  • Ensure that the equipment, utilities and infrastructure on site are well maintained, reliable and safe to operate meeting all regulatory requirements
  • Manage and maintain optimum engineering spare parts to support plant operations
  • Ensure that the instruments maintenance and calibration programmes are in place and adhere 100% as per relevant Standard Operating Procedures
  • Build a productive engineering team with compliance culture
  • Ensure root cause analysis for investigation rigor and responsible for timely implementation
  • Plan succession strategy at all levels through talent acquisition, performance management, providing opportunity for high performers


  • Advanced Degree in Engineering with at least 15 years' experience in engineering project management from pharmaceutical, chemical or related industries
  • Prior experience with managing multiple CAPEX Projects
  • Demonstrated ability in cost savings, commissioning and execution
  • Experience in a greenfield/brownfield project will be a big plus
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Stronghold in presentations and business studies
  • Ability to think from a high-level strategic point of view while at the same time maintaining a strong hands-on approach

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).