Senior Project Engineer – Pharmaceuticals (The position has been filled)
Australia, New South Wales
Full Time
  • World class TGA-licenced facility undergoing strong growth
  • Drive qualification & validation projects for the commissioning of a new plant
  • Newly created role due to growth with many benefits for a driven leader



A world class TGA-licenced facility, proud of its high standards and a wonderful culture where people work together as a team, in an environment of trust, pride, inclusion and enjoyment.

100% Australian owned and run, our client  manufactures Complementary Healthcare Products for sale in the Australian and New Zealand markets with growing exports destined for Asia. Easily recognized by their numerous well-known brands, this highly successful business has approved funding for major capital investments such as an innovation centre, a R&D/NPD laboratory, a QC laboratory, stability chambers and facility upgrade to be Aust-R manufacturing compliant for TGA.



The Senior Project Engineer will report to the Plant Manager and will oversee and direct all engineering related projects at our client’s facility. The incumbent will be expected to take charge of associated qualification and validation requirements for the successful commissioning of all new upgrades and facility additions to the plant.

As these upgrades have already begun, we need someone to commence as soon as possible.


  • Project management
  • Delivery of projects on time, in full and to budget
  • Creation and execution of qualification and validation protocols
  • Ensure full compliance with cGMP and site quality system requirements
  • Creation of engineering drawings
  • Manage teams involved with projects and provide regular progress updates
  • Liaise with contractors, consultants and any other external parties involved with major projects
  • Support other engineering, R&D or quality staff with project related tasks
  • Create project management plans to capture all tasks, responsibilities, and timelines



The ideal candidate will have at least 10 years’ experience in a TGA/GMP pharmaceutical manufacturing environment.

Excellent communication skills in both written and verbal English is a must as you will be working cross functionally and interfacing with groups across the business as well as external stakeholders.

It goes without saying  that you will possess excellent organisational skills and high attention to detail. Most importantly, you must have a ‘can do’ attitude, be extremely reliable and punctual, present excellent problem-solving skills, and be able to work under pressure. Other requirements include:

  • Degree qualification in an engineering related discipline
  • Extensive experience in Validation in a GMP environment
  • Working knowledge and ability to interpret the Australian Code of GMP
  • A strong awareness of and commitment to safety management
  • Driven and energetic personality
  • Ability to work with all levels of the organisation from shop floor to senior management
  • Commitment to Continuous Improvement
  • Advanced working level with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, MRP and/or ERP systems



For a confidential discussion about this exciting opportunity, please call Jo on 0411 197 171 or Helen on 0438 620 434.

To apply for this role, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button then send your current resume and a cover letter to CS Executive Group.



CS Executive Group would like to thank you in advance for taking the time to apply for this role. Unfortunately, due to the large volume of correspondence our recruitment team receives on a daily basis, only those applicants being considered for shortlisting as candidates are contacted.