Principal Engineer - Capital Projects

Baxter International   •  

Marion, NC

Industry: Healthcare

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8 - 10 years

Posted 54 days ago

Position Summary

Provide proper planning, execution and engineering leadership over major projects within a Pharmaceutical environment.

Job Responsibilities

  • Applies state of the art techniques in the area of expertise to develop new or improved products and processes.
  • May lead a large scale program or several small projects with complex features.
  • Performs financial planning and assists in the analysis to justify project approval.
  • Independently plans, schedules and leads cross-functional team in detailed phases of the engineering work in a project.
  • Completely proficient in relevant products or process development processes.
  • Successful track record of managing wide-ranging activities within the business unit. Demonstrates leadership skills along.
  • Recognized as a technical expert by peers and other personnel within the business unit.
  • Extensive cross-functional team experience, including technical and non-technical work.
  • Ability to organize and present technical and project mgt. overviews without assistance.
  • Demonstrated success in delivering results on several technical challenges.
  • Demonstrate the ability to lead and motivate cross-functional team to accomplish plant goal.
  • Sustain a clean and safe work area using 6S principles
  • Learn, understand and apply rigorous quality standards, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP)

Knowledge, Skill and Abilities

  • Must have experience or advanced training and demonstrate proficiency(e.g. computer-aided design, total quality management, statistical methods, problem analysis and resolution, materials science, design of experiments, software development)
  • Completely proficient in relevant products or process development processes.
  • Successful track record of managing wide-ranging activities within the business unit.
  • Demonstrates leadership skills.
  • Recognized as a technical expert by peers and other personnel within the business unit.
  • Extensive cross-functional team experience, including technical and non-technical work.
  • Ability to organize and present technical and project mgt. overviews without assistance.
  • Understand verbal and written safety and quality instructions and read and comprehend written work instructions including words and drawings.
  • Must have basic English written and oral communication skills adequate to communicate with other team members.

Required Education and Experience

B.S. degree in Engineering and 8-10 years of experience

Demonstrated success in delivering results on several technical challenges.

Other Duties as Assigned

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. Overtime is worked as required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Baxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic.