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Project engineer (Pharmaceutical Industry)

VC439855 SVDL

Via Brunel | Puurs | Freelance, Permanent, Full-time

  • For one of our clients we are looking for several project engineers with technical expertise of:
  • Autoclaves (or washers for machine parts and tools) 
  • Isolators (barrier system for filling line)
  • Automatic inspection equipment (camera systems for inspection of semi finished product) 
  • Containment systems, isolator for formulation processes 
  • Potential candidates with technical expertise of equipment technologies will also be reviewed

Project engineer (Pharmaceutical Industry)

Job description

  • Provides technical input in the projectteam for own discipline
  • Has technical and operational knowledge and expertise
  • Knows how the installation or system functions and knows the internal requirements (operational/technical/compliance)
  • Is responsible for the design of the equipment
  • Defines and documents the technical specs (Engineering Design Specification or technical spec, P&ID’s, electrical diagrams) and reviews with the relevant SME
  • Follows the engineering standards and aligns with the lead engineer during design, construction and implementation
  • Follows up the construction, implementation and functioning of the equipment to guarantee the installation is according to spec
  • Guarantees good  PM practices and tools (schedule, budget control, issues, decisions, reporting, stakeholder management, …) for own equipment/installation/scope
  • Keeps oversight of the contractor company that will  build, install or test the equipment
  • Is responsible for transfer to operations of own equipment, delivering all project documentation and close out of the project
  • Follows start up results to guarantee that the project deliverables were achieved
  • Assures correct documentation of design, construction and verification/validation on the engineering projectfolder
  • Is responsible for following the procurement process for own equipment
  • Is responsible for defining and executing the engineering tests, verification and validation  of own equipment
  • Defines the validation approach, creates test protocols for engineering tests, creates verification and validation documents, executes tests, coordinates SME and system owner approvals
  • PE is responsible to solve and document deviations and actions (CAPA’s, risk assessments, CGMP review, new document versions)


  • Experience in executing Engineering (Capex) projects, Experienced in planning and project coordination (MS Project is a plus)
  • Good communication skills
  • Pragmatic, pro-active, can take the lead
  • Quality minded – experience in pharma (GMP, risk assessments, verification & validation)
  • Hands-on and good problem solving skills
  • Good documentation skills, able to deliver clear and complete documents


  • We are always looking for new talents who fit in our Brunel team and who match with our clients need for specialized support
  • We offer an interesting salary package and job opportunities in dynamic high-tech life sciences environments
  • Become a member of our Brunel Crew and we will help you fulfill your career ambitions
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  • Professional bachelor (Higher Education Short Type)
  • At least 2 years experience
  • Dutch, French, English


  • Freelance
  • Permanent
  • Full-time

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