Associate Engineer - Utilities

Tuas Singapore, Singapore

Today Lonza is a global leader in life sciences. We are more than 15,000 employees in more than 100 locations around the world. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.

Lonza is currently looking to hire an Associate Engineer, Utility to join our Engineering Team in Tuas, Singapore.

Key responsibilities:

  • Performs all work safely in compliance with Lonza in-house rules & regulations and mandatory Safety WSH Acts requirements. (e.g Permit to Work, Lock-Out-Tag-Out, etc)
  • Ensure external service providers comply with the site safety rules.
  • Must always be vigilant on safety and ensure jobs done in a safe way.
  • Apply and close work permits with Area/ System Owners for out-sourced service providers.
  • Operate & Maintain Utilities Systems but not limited to Water pretreatment treatment, Boiler & condensate, HVAC & Process chillers, Cooling Towers, Compressed air, process gases, WFI, Clean Steam, Cold room & Freezer, waste water, solvent, CIP 100 & 200, fire water system etc.
  • Perform preventative maintenance and ad hoc of plant and utility systems.
  • Executes routine and repair work orders as assigned by the Engineer/ Supervisor.
  • Ensure all routine maintenance works duly carried out timely per schedule.
  • Maintain a high level of GMP & GDP compliance for the site.
  • Ensure that all maintenance activities carried out in compliance with Engineering standards and procedures.
  • Perform shift and be available on-call when required & to support Utility O&M needs.
  • Respond to maintenance calls/ service breakdown calls in a timely manner.
  • Keeps all areas clean and well organized
  • Flag to attention to the Lead/ Supervisor when encounter non-compliance issues including work delay, breakdown, missing parts & etc.
  • Utilize troubleshooting skills and associated tools required to operate/ maintenance of system.
  • Communication with System owners and team members on a daily basis pertaining to all operational & administrative matters.
  • Perform tasks that are routine in nature where the ability to recognize deviation from accepted practice is required.
  • Ensuring regulatory/ customer inspection readiness
  • Perform basic troubleshooting and repairs of plant and utility systems.
  • Ability to read P&ID drawing, Instrument loop drawing and panel drawing.
  • Perform daily inspections of plant and utility systems to ensure proper operation.
  • Oversee deliveries of process gasses and supplies.

Key requirements:

  • Diploma or a relevant National Trade Certificate with some years of relevant work experience in calibration of instruments in the Pharmaceutical/biopharmaceutical industry.
  • Experience in troubleshooting of field instrumentation and working on tight schedules.
  • Detailed and Quality conscious
  • Ability to follow SOPs and instructions
  • Diligent in performing operational checks
  • Experience in SCADA or DCS panel operations essential
  • Troubleshooting skills
  • Good Communication skills
  • Excellent Team player

Every day, Lonza’s products and services have a positive impact on millions of people. For us, this is not only a great privilege, but also a great responsibility. How we achieve our business results is just as important as the achievements themselves. At Lonza, we respect and protect our people and our environment. Any success we achieve is no success at all if not achieved ethically.

People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.

Reference: R21517