CSL - Australia

Utilities Engineering Stream Lead FCC (Flu Cell Culture)

Tullamarine, AU
21 Jul 2021
29 Jul 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
With operations in 35+ nations and ~ 27,000 employees worldwide, CSL is driven to develop and deliver a broad range of lifesaving therapies to treat disorders such as hemophilia and primary immune deficiencies, and vaccines to prevent influenza. Our therapies are also used in cardiac surgery, organ transplantation and burn treatment.

CSL is the parent company of CSL Behring and Seqirus. CSL Behring is a global leader in the protein biotherapeutics industry, focused on bringing to market biotherapies used to treat serious and often rare conditions. CSL Behring operates CSL Plasma , one of the world's largest collectors of human plasma, which is used to create CSL's therapies. Seqirus is the second largest influenza vaccine company in the world and is a transcontinental partner in pandemic preparedness and a major contributor to the prevention and control of influenza globally.

We invite you to take a look at the many career possibilities available around the globe and consider building your promising future at CSL by becoming a member of our team!

We are seeking an FCC (Flu Cell Culture) Utilities Engineering Stream Lead to join our growing project Banksia team for the construction of our state-of-the-art Influenza cell-culture (FCC) manufacturing facility in Tullamarine (Victoria, Australia). Expected to be completed in 2026, this facility will be the only cell-based influenza vaccine manufacturing facility in the Southern Hemisphere and will also produce unique products important to Australia's public health needs such as snake and spider antivenoms.

The Role

Based mainly at Tullamarine, this role is responsible for the overall direction and support for management of capital projects, specifically related to the design and execution of the FCC capital engineering building and processes within the Banksia Project. Specifically, this role will be responsible for:
  • Leading and deliveringthe project objectives, controlling scope changes to meet budget and schedule, functionality according to the Utilities URS and Equipment TRSs, GMP, safety and environmental requirements during all phases of the project (Design, Procurement, Construction, Commissioning and Qualification):
    • All aspects of equipment design for the FCC Utilities
    • Utilities Design Qualification
    • Utilities Equipment procurement
    • Utilities Equipment FATs
    • Off-site Fabrication and On-site installation of Utilities equipment and pipework
    • FAT (Factory Acceptance Testing)
    • SAT (Site Acceptance Testing)
    • Commissioning of the FCC Utilities
    • Qualification of the FCC Utilities
  • Driving value engineering initiatives and maintaining strategic engagement across multiple local and global business groups.
  • The role will report into the Design and Construction Lead for the Banksia project

To be considered for this role, candidates must possess :
  • A degree in a relevant Engineering field;
  • Excellent understanding of the process and engineering systems within the Pharmaceutical Industry;
  • Experience in project management with the ability to lead and deliver a project of significant global and business importance;
  • A demonstrated ability to lead and work closely with multiple project teams and project managers to deliver large and highly complex projects;
  • Financial experience with high level budgetary responsibilities;
  • Automation and in particular PCS7 experience is advantageous;
  • Extensive understanding of quality, risk and contract management processes and procedures;
  • Well-developed regulatory and compliance code understanding in respect to the manufacturing/production and engineering environment;
  • Ability to understand "the big picture" and approach problem solving in a proactive consultative manner;
  • Strong communication skills and consultative approach in working withkey stakeholders to achieve the required commercial outcomes;
  • Excellent IT skills including typical accounting systems, SAP preferred;

How to apply

If this sounds like you and you are looking to further develop your skills and shape the health of Australians, please apply with your resume and cover letter, which must address the selection criteria above, and include the reference numberR-139751. Applications will close 5pm AEST on 28th July 2021.

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