1+ months

Engineer (biopharmaceutical)

Kelly Services
Worcester, MA 01613
Every day, Kelly Services connects professionals with opportunities to advance their careers. We currently have an exciting 6+ month, long term contract opportunity as an Engineer for a top fortune 500 company in Worcester, MA.

**Title: Engineer**

**Duration:** 6+ months

**Location:** Worcester, MA

**Positions Available** : 2

**Shift:** Monday Friday, 8:30 am 5 pm

**Essential Duties and Responsibilities:**

+ Responsible for compliance with applicable policies and procedures.

+ Plans and conducts small to medium size assigned projects within engineering specialty requiring conventional types of plans, investigations, and/or equipment. Coordinates and monitors activities/projects. Reviews plans and monitors status of implementation for those assigned to project; makes judgments regarding quality of implementation within discipline; employs contingency plans to recover from schedule slippage and financial overruns when appropriate.

+ Estimates and coordinates resources needed (materials, budget, time and people) to accomplish assigned individual tasks. Anticipates future directions. Benchmarks internally and externally.

+ Independently executes the design of products/processes/equipment/systems/facilities by applying standard engineering theories, concepts, and techniques within the discipline. Independently investigates, conducts tests or experiments.

+ Builds/modified designs for intermediate problems. Designs/modifies more complex components/processes; writes detailed design specifications. Predicts patterns/trends. Grasps complexities and sees relationships among data; determines consequences and alternatives; makes recommendations.

+ Improves methods/designs/processes. Recognizes and implements good ideas/innovations/costs reductions; consistently generates/embraces original solutions to problems and reduces them to practices.

+ Directs the efforts of others such as technicians and outside resources. Performs tasks such as writing Requests for Capital Expenditures (RCEs), safety/quality checklists, scope documents, etc. Develops and executes validation protocols.


+ Interacts well with diverse groups within engineering and maintains strong working relationships with internal and external collaborators.

+ Has a technical background in health care, medical devices, pharmaceutical, biologics, or similar industries.

+ Required Skill 1: Possesses a working technical knowledge and application of concepts, practices, and procedures within a GMP biopharmaceutical facility.

+ Required Skill 2: Independently driven and motivated. Capable of working on small- to medium-sized assigned projects with moderate supervision.

+ Required Skill 3: Works well with other specialists in a collaborative, fast-paced environment.

+ Required Skill 4: Basic project management capabilities, including the development, coordination, and implementation of project plans to execute assigned activities.

+ Required Skill 5: Strong technical writing skills, with the capability of authoring technical engineering documentation (including technical memos, validation documentation, and/or non-conformance investigations)

+ Experience within a GMP biopharmaceutical facility, specifically either production, process development, or engineering.

+ Experience with upstream and downstream biopharmaceutical processes and equipment.

Experience with clean-in-place (CIP) and steam-in-place (SIP) operations.

+ Position will require working with multi-disciplinary teams to support ongoing production activities, solve issues, and implement solutions.

**Education / Experience:**

+ A Bachelors Degree in Engineering, science or closely related discipline is desired, or equivalent technical experience plus proven competence, with a desired 2+ years of significant engineering and/or operational experience. Additional postgraduate education may contribute towards the desired years of experience.

**Important information:** This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States. Please contact Michelle Niemira ( for immediate consideration.

**Why Kelly?**

+ As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:

+ Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies

+ A competitive hourly pay rate with weekly checks

+ Access to newly expanded Medical Plan options

+ Online continuing education via the Kelly Learning Center

+ Several employee discounts

+ And more!

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity, and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety and flexibility of working on short-term project engagements or prefer contract-to-hire or direct-hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific professional interests.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.


Posted: 2019-10-07 Expires: 2019-11-18

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