Engineering Consultant

Jersey City, NJ



  • Support Site Expansion and Renovation activities including Commissioning and Qualification for Facility, Utility and Equipment related systems.
  • Write Validation / Qualification protocols and reports that challenge the critical parameters related to installation, operation, and performance of the related facility, utilities, computer systems, or equipment.
  • Analyze data to ascertain if it meets related protocol acceptance criteria; write deviation reports as required upon failures to meet protocol acceptance criteria.
  • Compile information from engineering turnover packages and engineering design documentation to support qualification.
  • Participate in factory acceptance testing and provide commissioning support.
  • Work with Engineering, Operations and R&D to facilitate the launch of new products in an efficient manner. Serve as a technical resource for Engineering and Operations for equipment/process capability and qualification requirements.
  • Prepare URS/FRS documents for required equipment for validation related projects.
  • Prepare and Execute Engineering Studies to establish equipment operating parameters.
  • Support activities to meet the requirements of the approved Site Validation Master Plan and Validation Project Plans.
  • Monitor all activities through completion, develop and communicate project timelines and status.
  • Work in self-directed manner and must be able to work on problems of a complex scope where analysis of data requires and in-depth evaluation of various factors.




  • BS in Engineering (or other sciences).
  • At minimum, five years of Qualification/Engineering experience in the Pharmaceutical industry specialized in solid oral dose.
  • In depth understanding of pharmaceutical equipment function and operation.
  • Experience in general quality assurance methods and practices in equipment / process / product validation, quality improvement, quality management systems, corrective and preventive action, root cause analysis.
  • Basic understanding of common GMP utilities such as HVAC and compressed air systems.
  • Experience with automated control systems such as programmable logic controllers.
  • Specialized or Technical Knowledge, Licenses, Certifications required
  • cGMP Compliance and FDA PAI and Post Approval Inspection experience is required.
  • Diverse exposure to dosage forms including solid dosage forms. Exposure to both Rx and OTC products is desirable but Rx product experience is required.
  • Knowledge of pharmaceutical manufacturing operations to support the approval of protocols, reports, procedures and specifications.
  • Knowledge of for technical transfer of new and reformulated products including process scale-up and manufacture of pivotal batches.
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements/guidelines
  • Proficiency in Microsoft office tools (excel, word, power point, Access, Project)





Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 7/30/2020
Salary $30.00 – $55.00/hr

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