• Senior Manager , Automation Jobs in United States Of America - 23848344

  • Pfizer Inc.
  • United States Of America, Usa
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  • 10 - 13 Years
  • Posted : 30 days ago

Job Description:

Role Summary

The mission of Process Automation is to provide highly effective automation solutions and provide site leadership with appropriate information collection and reporting, and manufacturing workflow solutions for the Rocky Mount, NC Pfizer Global Supply (PGS) facility

The Senior Manager, Automation is responsible for establishing the strategy and monitoring programs to appropriately automate production and packaging processes, and to gather data from those processes into data historian system Systems will be designed or remediated to provide robust and repeatable execution of processes and for analysis of data for troubleshooting and improvement The Sr Manager, Automation will set the strategic direction and provide technical leadership for the design and development of automation and control systems, including programs and staffing, engineering systems and commissioning and qualification Duties will also include tracking financial success, providing fit-for-purpose automation systems and planning for upkeep and system maintenance All responsibilities will include ensuring solutions and systems are in compliance with company and regulatory quality requirements


Short term goals/plans will include the initiation of Data Integrity program functionality such as system administration and audit trail review integrated into our baseline programs and procedures This will include the identification of key resources In addition to this, the Sr Manager, Automation will need to apply immediate focus on new facility (R3) being qualified

Long term goals/plans will include the review of the existing automation programs for compliance and reliability and to remediate accordingly

Other responsibilities include

Supervise employees who are engaged in supporting the automation systems for production In addition, supporting the utility systems, both qualified and non-qualified
Develop overall automation and controls strategy for the Rocky Mount site, including short and long term plans
Develop annual operating budget for the site process automation teams, including manpower and capital plans for the Rocky Mount site Responsible for financial and operational results in area of responsibility
Direct and plan the development of objectives, long range plans, standards of service and performance of the process automation team members Direct the automation team members for a multi-faceted, highly complex, multi-shift manufacturing operation in compliance to company and corporate policies
Achieve the implementation and standardization of automation systems and procedures for the site Oversee the planning, estimating and scheduling required for automation systems to be implemented Ensure that automation activities are handled in accordance with current regulations governing safety, environmental protection, energy conservation, quality and other regulatory requirements
Provide leadership in effective communications, coaching, training and development of department colleagues consistent with Pfizer values, leader behaviors and practices Maintain technical skills in the latest techniques for process automation and technology as applied to the pharmaceutical industry
Ensure that proven practices are defined and understood by site and other resources which have the responsibility to implement automation systems


BS degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related discipline required BS in Engineering discipline strongly preferred
10 years related experience required Masters degree with 7 years of related experience may be considered
Minimum of 3 years of experience interfacing with corporate and governmental regulatory programs, such as FDA compliance, required
Ideal candidate will have knowledge of programming, which may include Distributed Control Sytesm (DCS), Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems and Human Machine Interfaces (HMIs), Vision systems (Systech and Cognex) Robotic controls a plus
Demonstrated leadership, management of colleagues and demonstrated technical capabilities Successful track record at leadership and task accomplishments
Demonstrated commitment to values-based leadership achieving objectives in a manner that is supportive of the Pfizer values and leader behaviors
Ability to think strategically, develop long-range plans and apply appropriate resources to accomplish projects and goals on schedule Demonstrated ability to interact with all levels of the Pfizer organization and regulatory bodies
Demonstrate a breadth of diverse leadership experiences and capabilities including the ability to influence and collaborate with peers, develop and coach others, oversee and guide the work of other colleagues to achieve meaningful outcomes and create business impact

Other Job Details

Eligible for Relocation Package
Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Biotechnology/Pharmaceutical/Medicine, Manufacturing/Industrial
Functional Area : Production/Manufacturing/Maintenance/Packaging
Role : Production/Manufacturi ng/Maintenance
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 18th Apr 2020

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