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Process Engineer

Location Macquarie Park, New South Wales, Australia Job ID R-059855 Date posted 09/09/2019
  • CAPEX focus – 18 month Fixed Term Contract
  • Multi-million Dollar Expansion Plan!
  • State Of The Art Facility

AstraZeneca is a diverse multinational that promotes scientific curiosity, encourages collaboration and entrepreneurial thinking. AstraZeneca improves people’s lives with our science-based approach and relentless focus on our patients. Our culture is great, we’re passionate and we’re positive! Backed by a long term, multi-million-dollar investment program, we are expanding our Respiratory production lines and need the talent to realise our growth objectives!


Working in a dedicated capital works team, you will contribute to the delivery of our Multi-million dollar growth strategy by taking ownership of specific projects associated with capacity build across our state of the art BFS packaging line installation and Solution Preparation Suites. Your focus will be on the specification, design, procurement, installation, commissioning and qualification.

Reporting to the value stream leader, you will facilitate cross functional internal teams and liaise with suppliers, generate and execute testing documentation and validation protocols. You will also be responsible for schedule adherence and effective scope management.

The role requires a certain amount of creativity, resilience and perseverance, as well as a great eye for detail and a natural curiosity. Key to success in this role is ensuring the engagement of all key stakeholders whilst driving project outcomes and delivering on commercially sensitive timelines.

About You

  • Tertiary qualification in Chemical Engineering
  • Notable experience working for a company in Fast Moving Consumer Goods / short shelf life or pharmaceutical industry with a focus on delivering and commissioning plant and equipment.
  • Driven, highly organised with a high level of personal accountability and integrity
  • A meticulous approach to problem solving, relying on facts and data to drive decisions.
  • Ability to multitask and appropriately prioritize while under operational pressure
  • Comprehensive understanding of Lean concepts, principles and tools
  • Strong customer focus with excellent communication and influencing skills
  • Experience of working with automated processes is highly valued

Astra Zeneca offer an excellent salary and benefits package, training, work/life balance and the opportunity to work for a value based, highly engaged team.

APPLY NOW - Join AstraZeneca Australia on this exciting journey! A journey that will see us double our production capability through capital growth rather than cost out strategies, delivering more live improving medicines to millions of patients.

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.

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Great culture, great work assignments, supportive management. Rotation opportunity within the company. They value inclusion and diversity.