Senior Process Improvement Engineer, Plant Equipment (Pharma)

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    Engineering & Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    S$7000 - S$8000 per month

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    Abhik Damani

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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My client is a world leader in the manufacturing of complex chemicals and active pharmaceutical products and now seek an experienced Process Improvement Engineer to improve plant equipment performance


  • Assume responsibility for engineering maintenance, equipment and utilities repair and upgrade for the entire manufacturing facility
  • Troubleshoot and provide technical support to a team of maintenance and calibration specialists
  • Provide technical expertise in Maintenance, Electrical and Instrumentation to Project Engineering Team and deliver projects within specified timeframes
  • Create preventive maintenance procedures and practices to comply with regulatory codes, specifications, standards and corporate guidelines
  • Work closely with Maintenance and Reliability Engineers to establish predictive maintenance program for facilities such as Thermal Scanning (IR), Ultrasonic, Vibration Monitoring etc.
  • Increase the mean time between failure (MTBF) and reduce mean time to repair equipment by identifying and eliminating recurring issues
  • Implement continuous improvement project (Kaizen) and initiate change request to optimize maintenance and calibration activities
  • Review engineering specifications and design modification proposals to improve reliability
  • Coordinate with MRO storeroom personnel to maintain proper stocking levels of parts and equipment to provide maximum equipment uptime
  • Represent Maintenance and Calibration team as the subject matter expert (SME) during health authority inspections
  • Comply with all Safety, Health & Environmental (SHE) requirements while demonstrating a continuous improvement mindset and behaviours


  • Degree in Mechanical, Marine, Electrical/Instrumentation or Chemical Process Engineering with at least 8-10 years' experience in a pharmaceutical/process plant
  • Hands-on maintenance, instrumentation and electrical engineering working experience in Pharmaceutical, Food, or Chemical manufacturing industries
  • In-depth technical knowledge in the area of mechanical and calibration maintenance to resolve a broad range of complex problems
  • Strong background in Operation and Maintenance of equipment and instruments in the production and utility area.
  • Experience in setting up SAP Maintenance Program, spare parts store, project start-up environment and safety procedures
  • Excellent computer skills (CMMS software, spreadsheets etc)
  • Excellent analytical problem-solving skills and communication skills
  • Strong concept of cGMP in area of Maintenance and Calibration

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).