Senior Clinical Project Leader (Remote)
Company: BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company)
Location: Franklin Lakes
Posted on: June 12, 2021
Job Description Summary
Engineering Project Leaders are responsible for leading a team
of engineers and technicians to deliver projects to manufacturing.
This position is for a Packaging Project Leader who will
specifically focus on projects related to product packaging and
labeling equipment. This position will work in close collaboration
with BD Packaging Center of Excellence and play role in developing
and standardizing best practices for packaging and labeling
equipment and processes. Project work may include development and
testing new manufacturing equipment and technologies, supporting
new product development, technical problem solving, equipment
design, equipment validation, and managing equipment vendors.
Applicants must have strong project management and leadership
skills. Job duties will include associate development, performance
management, managing timelines and budget tracking.
The Project Engineering Leader is self-directed and is
responsible for Project Engineering leadership to the Engineering
department. Supervises and directs engineering activities of the
exempt engineering staff and hourly associates. Leads major
engineering projects including project planning, justification,
specification development and budgeting. Projects may include
developing and implementing improved methods of manufacturing,
procedures and processes that result in improved efficiencies,
yields, machine operations and product quality. This position
provides technical support to the development and the
implementation of new products, new processes and new materials.
This individual will perform both at a (multi-program) level and at
the task level. This position prioritizes multiple
projects/programs while keeping to key deliverables. This position
is for a Packaging Project Leader who will specifically focus on
projects related to product packaging and labeling equipment. This
position will work in close collaboration with BD Packaging Center
of Excellence and play role in developing and standardizing
methodologies for packaging and labeling equipment and
Essential functions include but are not limited to, the
- Leadership - Directly responsible for the outcome of other
engineering resource performance and results, provides direct
supervision, decision making and mentorship to less senior
engineers. Provides significant leadership for process and machine
designs for new product/process developments.
- Accountability - Works independently with little to no input
required, reports to Engineering Manager or Unit Manager.
Accountable for capital budgets and design outcomes. Generates new
project ideas. Engineering work is subject to review by the
Engineering Manager of Plant management. Works with Plant
Engineers, management, vendors, consultants and collaborating with
other BD plants and platform teams on development design and the
fabrication of equipment or processes for new products. Provides
lead in creativity around solving problems. Generally able to
identify solutions to problems.
- Project Planning - Prepares and implements an improvement plan
for areas of responsibility for major projects relating to: future
machine and equipment needs (related to growth and replacement),
preventive maintenance needs, new product support, general and
manufacturing support, and general process related improvements.
The plan or proposal is to include the proposed technical approach,
estimated implementation costs, estimated resource needs and a time
schedule (Pert or Gantt chart).
- Process & Product Data - Maintains a solid understanding of new
methods, equipment, product specifications, waste costs, through
put rate and material costs. This technical data is to be used in
the justifications of new equipment and cost reduction
- Documentation - Prepares process descriptions and manufacturing
specifications as the need arises. Thoroughly documents all project
and/or process changes in accordance with good project management
- Directs some or all of the project engineering,
electrical/controls engineering to achieve the overall objectives
of the plant.
- Directs the design and acquisition of new manufacturing
processes and equipment.
- Ensures that all equipment, processes and facilities meet the
requirements of designated government regulations such as OSHA,
GMP, FDA, EPA, etc.
- Develops a financial analysis to secure capital funding for
projects, potential manufacturing cost reductions and process
- Coordinates communication between division R&D and plant
personnel on new products, product improvements and product
- Supervises, trains, develops and evaluates engineering staff.
Responsible for development and review of yearly performance goals
for Process Engineering group.
- Contributes with continuous improvement on plant project
selection and resource allocation to meet plant objectives.
- Supervision of small team.
Qualifications and Requirements
- BS-Engineering - Ideal candidate will have a degree in
Packaging, Manufacturing, or Mechanical Engineering.
- 3+ yrs. (at minimum) experience as a Project Manager or Project
Leader in manufacturing environment. Experience in high speed/high
volume manufacturing such as disposable medical device, food or
beverage manufacturing or pharmaceutical (proprietary or OTC) is a
- Proven experience as a multi-functional Team Lead or
- Strong communications skills-including presentation and
- Strong Project Management skills!
Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully
discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex,
creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or
domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or
sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics,
disability, military eligibility or veteran status.
Primary Work Location
USA NE - Holdrege
US BD 1st Shift 8am-430pm (United States of America)
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