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Danaher Corporation Senior Project Engineer - Facilities in Pensacola, Florida

Be part of something altogether life-changing!

Working at Cytiva means being at the forefront of providing new solutions to transform human health. Our incredible customers undertake life-saving activities ranging from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, new medicines, and cell and gene therapies.

At Cytiva you will be able to continuously improve yourself and us – working on challenges that truly matter with people that care for each other, our customers, and their patients. With associates across 40+ countries, Cytiva is a place where every day is a learning opportunity – so you can grow your career and expand your skills in the long term.

Forming part of the Biotechnology segment at Danaher, we bring together dedicated technical expertise and talent to develop the next generation of life-changing therapeutics.

As a Senior Project Engineer - Facilities you will be proficient in the independent set-up, start-up, continuous operation and shutdown of the assigned area process or processes as detailed by Value Stream (VS)

The Senior Project Engineer-Facilities is responsible for leading and supporting project engineering activities within the Cytiva Pensacola manufacturing plant. Manages capital and non-capital projects to meet general business objectives of product quality, manufactured cost reduction, product delivery, capacity growth, and productivity improvement. Generates, manages, and reports project financial justifications and project budgets. Builds and leads teams in pursuit of the above objectives.

This position is part of the located in and will be . At Cytiva, our vision is, to advance future therapeutics from discovery to delivery

What you will do:

  • Acts as Project Leader, Program Leader, Lead Engineer, or similar technical leadership role in the execution of capital and non-capital projects in support of manufacturing activities, including: project initiation phase, planning phase, execution phase, and evaluation phase development and execution. Developments and application of work breakdown structures, Gantt chart structures, Program Evaluation and Review Technique (PERT) chart structures, and/or network diagrams. Project cost/budget development, tracking, and reporting.

  • Work collaboratively with Process engineering and Maintenance teams to lead initiatives that improve equipment reliability and implement programs to improve OEE throughout the facility. Lead large initiatives for Process Safety Management across entire facility

  • Develops project financial justifications, including simple Return on Investment (ROI) analysis, Return on Equity (ROE) analysis, Return on Capital (ROC) analysis and/or other justifications as may be required.

  • Generates project work scope definition, development, drafting, bid submission, bid evaluation, and contract management, particularly in the context of mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) contracting as well as General Contractor (GC) building activities.

  • Other duties as assigned

    Who you are:

  • Bachelor of Science/Arts (BS/BA) in mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, engineering technology, or other engineering discipline or technically equivalent field and eight or more years of demonstrated experience in project engineering, process engineering, manufacturing engineering, quality engineering, and/or R&D.

  • At least 5 years experience in specification, vendor selection, and management/coordination of building construction, process support equipment and/or process equipment fundamental design, specification, and fabrication and installation supervision, such as: Piping systems, fluid pumping & transfer, fluid temperature control.) Chill water systems and support auxiliaries as seen in systems typically < 2000 ton refrigeration. Airflow, blower application, temperature and humidity control, both in a general Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) context and a process air control context. Other control or tempering processes. Along with working knowledge of common industrial codes (most recent versions), including but not limited to: American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Boiler & Pressure Vessel Code (BPV) & B31 series piping code, particularly ASME B31.3 Proficiency executing/implementing Design of Experiments (DOE’s). Use of Statistical Process Control (SPC) measurements and application of controls/control charts, including optimization. Process mapping, Value Stream Mapping (VSM), and Ishikawa Diagrams. Other systematic tools.

  • Prior experience in the drafting, execution, and/or evaluation of FDA (or similar) validation protocols, product validations, new product introduction, product commercialization, and/or similar endeavors.

  • Boiler systems and boiler support auxiliaries as seen in systems typically < 300 bhp.

  • Experience in application of the basic principles of Lean Manufacturing, Problem Solving Techniques (Kepner Tregoe or similar), and/or Six Sigma methods in product/process design, improvement, or similar endeavor.

Would be a plus if you also possess previous experience in:

  • National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 70/National Electrical Code (NEC) particularly experience in installation of process/industrial equipment in classified hazardous locations. (optional) NFPA 101 Life Safety Code.(optional) Occupational Safety and Health Administration Codes (29 CFR 1910) applicable sections. (optional)

  • Proficiency in the use of the latest versions of the following software packages or equivalent: Microsoft Project (highly preferred), AutoCAD, any version (preferred), Allen Bradley RS 5000 (optional), Wonder ware Factory Suite (optional), Quality Analyst and/or Minitab (optional).

At Danaher we bring together science, technology and operational capabilities to accelerate the real-life impact of tomorrow’s science and technology. We partner with customers across the globe to help them solve their most complex challenges, architecting solutions that bring the power of science to life. Our global teams are pioneering what’s next across Life Sciences, Diagnostics, Biotechnology and beyond. For more information, visit www.danaher.com.

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