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We are the Communities we serve!

This account is part of the SodexoMAGIC portfolio of business.

Use your passion for service to create a positive impact and make a difference in the communities we serve! SodexoMAGIC is a joint Sodexo/ Magic Johnson venture and SodexoMAGIC promises to empower the communities we serve by offering best-in-class food & facilities management solutions, which create a positive impact and make a difference in the lives of our clients and customers. SodexoMAGIC offers our dedicated service via the following Sodexo segments: Corporate Services, Hospitals, K-12 Schools, Universities

Sodexo has an exciting opportunity available for a Senior Manufacturing Engineer in Rahway, New Jersey! The Senior Manufacturing Engineer will support a large pharmaceutical client with day to day oversight of specialized manufacturing equipment. This position will be the main point of contact for managing, scheduling and execution of all equipment calibration and maintenance activities.

Key Responsibilities

  • Serve as a primary point of contact at the Flex STERILE Center for troubleshooting equipment issues and scheduling calibration/maintenance activities. Review customer requests and ensure the required work is executed on time.
  • Manage vendors performing calibration and preventative maintenance work in the Flex STERILE Center – request quotes, issue PO’s, review JSA’s, ensure vendor qualifications, schedule work escort vendors, and review and file completed documentation.
  • Responder for the Flex STERILE Center Environmental Monitoring System. Take action as procedurally required to any and all alarms at all hours.
  • Operator of the USP water system required for clinical manufacturing equipment and facility cleaning: review weekly vendor monitoring documentation, arrange quarterly maintenance, respond to alarms, and coordinate repairs as necessary.
  • Work with Quality Engineering, Development Quality, and Operations to complete documentation to quarantine and release GMP clinical manufacturing areas before and after intrusive work or events have occurred.
  • Create, execute, enter, and review/approve work orders and calibrations in the CMMS (SAP) and CCMS (ProCal) as required.
  • Tour the facility and penthouse daily to ensure all systems are in operation and occupants are satisfied with the building’s operation and condition.
  • Serve as liaison between customers and services such as HVAC, janitorial, lab services, pest control, waste management, and engineering/projects.
  • Work with Quality Engineering during qualification of the HVAC Systems, USP Water Generation and Distribution Skids, Environmental Chambers, process equipment, process utilities, and area environmental monitoring.
  • Initiate and complete QNs, CAPAs, and Audit Responses in Merck quality system on behalf of Sodexo/Merck FM as needed.
  • Attend internal/external quality audits and work with area management and quality engineering to provide documentation when requested.
  • Attend weekly planning and scheduling meetings with area supervisors and planners to determine work priorities, schedule, and maintain future backlog of work orders.
  • Assist area planners to determine location, scope and details of work orders entered by requestors. Provide technical assistance where required.
  • Work with Project Engineering by providing information on the building infrastructure and construction impact on the building occupants.
  • Attend all project meetings that pertain to GMP Facilities.
  • Provide written notifications to occupants of upcoming issues that may affect their science.
  • Ensure all facility and maintenance issues are addressed during conceptual design.
  • Work with building owner and area management to coordinate utility shutdowns and provide shut down notifications to occupants of the facility.
  • Complete fire impairment requests as required. ·
  • Daily inspection of maintenance or project work being performed by in-house or contracted employees.
  • Must be available 24/7 to respond to building emergencies or to respond to work being performed by contractors after hours.

Required Experience and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering: Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related field or equipment-based experience.
  • Minimum of 3 years in a maintenance management role, supporting manufacturing equipment.
  • Electrical / Mechanical / Pneumatic / Hydraulic system experience
  • Knowledge of manufacturing equipment and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)
  • Analytical problem-solving skills

  • Experience with Equipment Asset Management System (EAMS) – (SAP, Procal)

  • Technical writing – including investigations, equipment & system protocols, etc.

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills

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What We Offer

Sodexo offers fair and equitable compensation, partially determined by a candidate's education level or years of relevant experience. While the budgeted range for the position is posted, Sodexo salary offers are based on a candidate's specific criteria, like experience, skills, education and training.


Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience

Basic Management Experience - 3 years

Basic Functional Experience - 3 years work experience in facilities maintenance, plant operations or engineering services

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

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