Principal Project Engineer - Biologics CDMO – USA

Posted 19 January 2022
Job type Full Time
DisciplineLarge Molecule
Contact NameAbigail Humphrey

Job description

​Mantell Associates is currently partnered with a leading Biologics CDMO based in the USA, in their search for Principal Project Engineers with experience in the chemical process industry.

Are you looking for a role where you can make a real difference to the pharmaceutical world and play your part in the fight against the Coronavirus? Do you have experience in chemical / industrial engineering within quality manufacturing then this is the perfect next role for you in your career.

Our client is one of the top 5 global CDMO’s in the world make the building blocks for pharmaceutical used to diagnose diseases. They maintain a world class safety record and have plans to massively expand in the coming years, with very exciting times to follow.

Principal Project Engineer - Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for securing resources, managing budgets as well as mitigating risks.

  • Plan/ manage/ monitor internal projects from the start of the project through design, construction, commissioning and closeout.

  • Provide direction to assure compliance with the company’s internal and external regulatory policies/ codes/ standards and regulations.

  • Managing projects with varying size and complexity (detailed planning across all functions and effective communication at all levels within the organisation is key in this role).

Principal Project Engineer - Requirements:

  • Undergraduate degree in engineering (Preferable: Chemical or Mechanical Engineering but not essential).

  • 15 years of experience leading projects in industrial facilities. Typical range could be $250k up to $20M and up to $50M in expenditures.

Full relocation package given to successful candidates who are in need of relocating for this role. Expectations are that you would be on site for 2-3 days of the working week.

Mantell Associates is a specialist Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences headhunting firm. For more information on this role, please contact Abigail Humphrey on +44 (0)20 3778 0990 or