Senior Project Engineer
Today, Lonza is a global leader in life sciences operating across three continents. 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.
The site in Visp, Switzerland is growing and we are currently looking for a Senior Project Engineer for the Planning and Execution of capital Projects. This is a Senior level position responsible for process engineering and coordination between all engineering areas of the investment activities in Visp. You will have responsibility for providing input for relevant engineering criteria (e.g., P&ID, quality etc.), coordination of all process relevant activities/EQP. The incumbent will make sure that all process relevant designs / engineering activities will be finished in time and all relevant documentation / archiving / filing activity applied.
Responsibility for all Process related activities, Engineering the process discipline of CAPEX projects to ensure that Lonza standards and requirements as well as the site standards are correctly incorporated within the discipline specifications
Responsible for quality, schedule, costs of all assigned sub-systems, provide equipment and system mechanical completion walk-downs, safety walk-downs, system energization plans
Coordination of all process relevant activities inkl. review and approve process engineering specifications, including process piping & instrumentation diagrams (P&IDs), datasheets, and procurement packages for new equipment and systems
Perform process engineering design tasks together with the whole team for the project including utilities and infrastructure
Understand and implement internal policies, procedures and specifications as required for the execution of process engineering for the project
Close collaboration with all project discipline (incl. Contactors), key Project & Site stakeholders, and project manager
Interface with stakeholders to ensure the design, execution and delivery are in accordance with Global Engineering, Quality, Environmental and Safety procedures.
Degree related to Process- or Chemical/Biological Engineering or similar (f.e. Chemistry, Biology)
Extensive experience with Planning and support process (DSP, USP…etc.) preferably within the pharmaceutical industry
Extensive experience with Planning and execution of CAPEX projects
Good technical understanding in general with knowledge in the area of engineering, process and /or utilities for pharma and biopharma plants (P&ID, URS, FATs, SATs…)
Fluency in German and English is required
High energy levels with a passion for what you do
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.