Mechanical Building Services Subject Matter Experts, Global Engineering and Real Estate
Do you have expertise in and passion for, pharmaceutical cleanroom HVAC design? Would you like to apply your expertise to design and build new facilities in a company that follows the science and turns ideas into life changing medicines? Then AstraZeneca might be of interest to you!
At AstraZeneca we turn ideas into life changing medicines and strive to continuously meet the unmet needs of patients worldwide. Working here means being entrepreneurial, thinking big and working together to make the impossible a reality. If you are swift to action, confident to lead, willing to collaborate, and curious about what science can do, then you’re our kind of person!
Global Engineering and Real Estate team has its main hubs in the U.K., U.S. and Sweden, they also have a presence in Asia Pacific and France. By putting next generation assets on the ground, the team is playing a fundamental role in supporting AstraZeneca’s strong pipeline. Combining the use of the newest technologies, skilled program management and a broad range of engineering and construction expertise, the team establishes strong partnerships with end customers to build facilities which match requirements and exceed expectations.
The Mechanical Building Services Subject Matter Expert (SME) will be one of many Subject Matter Experts within the Global Engineering Technical Services team who provide a range of services to all parts of the AstraZeneca business.
Main Duties and Responsibilities
As Mechanical Building Services SME you will be responsible for delivering the technical aspects of HVAC and clean/black utility delivery to projects. We will make sure you have a good understanding of corporate business goals and you will convert them into technical solutions. This requires a developed business leadership in addition to a strong technical background.
You will lead the technical definition for HVAC and clean/black utilities within pharmaceutical facility capital projects. We work collaboratively with end users and other internal partners to agree and define clear requirements for external designers. As a part of our cross-functional team you will, at times, be required to support operations with technical support to address problems.
We are also responsible for establishing core HVAC and clean/black utilities requirements on capital projects, to define strategies and provide technical input and directions during capital project design from concept through detailed design and equipment selection.
You will support Project Managers and Project Technical Managers during construction to include monitoring the flow of information between vendors, contractors and internal resources to deliver design intent and meet quality standards.
- Fluent communicator (written and verbal) in English and Swedish
- Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in mechanical, building services, or related field
- 10 years post-graduate working experience in a commercial pharmaceutical manufacturing or development environment or design organization/consultancy working for clients in the pharmaceutical industry.
- In-depth technical and operational knowledge of cleanroom HVAC design in pharmaceutical industries for sterile and non-sterile products and a broad understanding of clean utilities such as purified water, water for injection, clean steam, and compressed air.
- Master’s degree or PhD would be advantageous but not essential
- In depth technical knowledge of clean utilities (such as purified water, water for injection, clean steam, and compressed air) would be beneficial.
- Experience in commissioning and qualification of cleanrooms in pharmaceutical industries
- Broad understanding of black utilities and designing for sustainability.
Collaboration is a way of life for us. This role is based in Sweden but is an active part of our global team, and your expertise may be needed for technical assessments at other facilities. In order to do so, you need to be able to travel internationally accordingly.
Are you ready to bring new ideas and fresh thinking to the table? Fantastic! We have one seat available and we hope it’s yours.
For more information about the position please contact: Gary.Dugdale@astrazeneca.com
Welcome with your application no later than December 8th, 2019.
AstraZeneca embraces diversity and equality of opportunity. We are committed to building an inclusive and diverse team representing all backgrounds, with as wide a range of perspectives as possible, and harnessing industry-leading skills. We believe that the more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. We welcome and consider applications to join our team from all qualified candidates, regardless of their characteristics. We comply with all applicable laws and regulations on non-discrimination in employment (and recruitment), as well as work authorisation and employment eligibility verification requirements.