R.A. Wylan & Co. Inc.,
Career Center

Process Engineer

Location: St Louis, MO
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $70,000.00 - $90,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 6/1/2016
Job ID: 02265953
Job Description
Process Engineer - Production (multiple openings)
Duties and Responsibilities Include:
Support manufacturing operations by assisting in troubleshooting, training and training development, manufacturing investigations, and batch record improvements. Acts as a liaison for manufacturing with other departments such as: engineering, maintenance, EHS, quality assurance, and quality control
  • Pharmaceutical manufacturing industry experience needed with one of the following dosage forms: Solids, Liquids, semi-solids and Capsules
  • Leads or represents manufacturing in complex troubleshooting events
  • Demonstrates technical competence through education and/or experience on the equipment and processes that they support.
  • Demonstrates excellent root cause analysis skills
  • Six sigma certification a plus.
  • Has strong computer skills in developing procedures and collecting data from various software systems
  • Experienced in creating and writing standard operating procedures, detailed work instructions, writing investigation summaries, and presenting information to cross functional teams.
  • Ability to develop written documentation in a way that is most conducive to the selected audience from production operators to upper management.
  • Has presentation skills sufficient to provide training to employees.
    • Tracks and trends process data and provides a weekly summary to production management.
  • Able to collect data from various software systems and download into spreadsheets for analysis.
  • Excellent ability to analyze and trend data to look for outliers.
  • Experience with six sigma and ASQ tools a strong plus.
  • Engineering: participates in new equipment URS and installation support.
  • Maintenance: Provides technical support, trend data, and historical information to support maintenance troubleshooting and optimization and relays findings and action plans to manufacturing.
  • EHS: Supports various activities such as: LOTO, pre-start up safety reviews, PHA’s, air and hazardous waste data collection, safety improvements, etc
  • QA/QC: Writes the manufacturing portion of investigations, deviations, notice of events, CAPA’s, equipment qualifications, and process validations.
  • Bachelor of Science in a related field
  • 5-10 years experience
  • Previous dosage pharmaceuticals a must; six sigma certification a plus; lean certification a plus; ASQ certification a plus. Strong computer skills a must.