Maintenance & Calibration Manager (f/m/d)

Belgium, Verviers

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.

Our site in Verviers is growing and we are currently looking for a Maintenance & Calibration Manager.

Key responsibilities:

  • Ensure the responsibility of two teams, total responsibility of 10 FTEs. This includes the Training of Personnel, the planning Management, the participation in the elaboration of operating budgets, as well as the daily aspects of a team’s life

  • Supports the development and continuous improvement of the site Reliability Program. Instrumental in the development and execution of the work flow and reliability Program Road Map.

  • Develops and implements sustainable programs, tools, and processes to improve plant operability and reliability and leads major reliability and maintenance continuous improvement initiatives.

  • Owns the overall Risk-Based Maintenance Strategy and supports the development of metrics and reporting to assess the effectiveness of the program to identify continuous improvement opportunities. Document owner for Maintenance and Reliability organizations.

  • Implements and improves applicable predictive maintenance technologies, reliability engineering methodologies, Critical Spare Part Program, Root Cause Failure Analysis (RCFA), criticality assessments, Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM), and Operational Excellence efforts centered on reliability.

Key requirements:

  • University degree (mechanical engineering, process engineering), technical college degree (FH)/technical college (HF).

  • Experience in the field of biotech/pharmaceutical production

  • Good knowledge of GMP and SAP.

  • Ability to work independently and flexibly, strong teamwork skills.

  • Good communication skills.

  • Structured, focused and very well organised work behaviour.

  • Native French required and fluent English is a must.

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: R45919