Engineering Project Manager, CH

Engineering Project Manager, CH

Your missions :

  • Responsible for the Pre-Study, Study and Full Process, including the Conceptual Design of industrial revamping for assigned projects
  • Establish the URS and technical specifications, and design tanks, pumps, pipes, valves…
  • Insure during design phase Operability and Maintainability of new equipment/installations
  • Prepare and issue request for proposals to Outside Engineering Firms for design, procurement and construction with the technical purchasing assistance and any other required departments. Then evaluate, challenge and select
  • Perform the Engineering study including appropriate safety and quality reviews in order to prepare the final project’s investment files
  • Manage the detailed design phase of assigned projects 
  • Monitor construction progress vs plan: Safety, Conformity, Quality, Budget, Time schedule, Scope
  • Organize FAT inspections ,  manage construction commissioning, water batch testing and startup in close collaboration with Operations, before formally transferring the completed project to the owner
  • Monitor and control project performance against the master project schedule and the approved business case.
  • Ensure the projects reporting
  • Organize project documents archiving and financial closure of the projects
  • Share lessons learned with engineering team
  • Establish or update engineering standards
  • Maintain current knowledge of the latest process approaches and techniques for effective project management
  • Participate to projects on other sites/countries if required or as a team member with the Engineering Group

Your profile :

  • Graduated in Chemical or process Engineering (Master level or equivalent)
  • 5 to 10 years of experience in a similar function in the Fine Chemical, Chemical or Pharmaceutical industry
  • Experience of managing projects up to 1mio CHF
  • Certificate or proven experience in Project management
  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams:  Safety, Finance, Production, Maintenance, etc…
  • Accountability to drive a project team from end to end and deliver “on time in full”
  • Hands on behavior
  • Root cause analysis and Problem solving
  • French “native” and English fluent
  • CAD system, MS Project, Documentation system

For more information please contact Tiffany Streuli at

Tiffany Streuli