Job Title : PET Automation Engineer
Location : Lagos, Nigeria
We are in need of a PET Automation Engineer for our operations in Nigeria. The position is based in Lagos.
Ensure there is a technical process with centerlines, critical process parameters, material fit for use, and operating procedures are clear and delivers a capable process.
Lead the following continuous process improvement efforts : changeover reduction, yield improvements, OEE improvements, maintenance reliability and waste reduction for improvement of automated pharmaceutical manufacturing equipment.
Coordinate and support PET’s Facility improvement initiatives that define equipment data, equipment capabilities, utilization, efficiencies and obsolescence to manage life cycle of assets.
Maintain external technical relationships and collaborates with equipment and material suppliers.
Identify, develop, generate and manage implementation of appropriate change controls to improve processes and address root causes identified in investigations.
Perform and maintain risk management activities for new and existing processes / equipment.
Initiate deviations and performs or facilitates the technical investigations and assessment of impacts.
Author and review documents including Standard Operating Procedures, Batch Records, Rework procedures and other forms.
Author, review and approve validation and change control documents such as master plans, protocols, summary reports and change requests.
Assist in the development of project justification and engineering proposals including providing input for capital planning process.
Identify and support technical training requirements for operations, Engineering or Maintenance for new and existing processes or equipment.
Perform routine validation and periodic reviews activities; Participates in annual product review process, biennial critical systems review process and responsible for process validation required as a result of changes to validated processes within the PET.
Work collaboratively within PET as well as with other PET Engineers and Technology Community i.e. Technology and Engineering, global colleagues.
Desired Skills and Experience
A minimum of Bachelor of Engineering Degree (B.Eng.) or HND in Electronics / Automation or Electrical.
Minimum of 5 years relevant hands-on experience on Sidel PET machines.
Proven experience in PET Operation and Maintenance
Working knowledge of the Personnel Control Console (PCC) or Similar is a must.
Working knowledge on Siemens, B&R programming and other automation software is an advantage.