Job Details

Project Manager, Capital Projects Engineering

Title
Project Manager, Capital Projects Engineering
Length
Full Time
Employer

Therapure Biopharma

Salary
not disclosed
Location
Mississauga
Ontario
Date Posted
17/07/2017 - 08:45
Closing Date
17/08/2017 - 08:45
Accepting BioReady
Yes
Job Description
Summary: 

Therapure Biopharma Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on complex biological therapeutics and technologies. It is comprised of three divisions: Therapure Biomanufacturing which provides contract development and manufacturing (CDMO) services to global clients; Therapure Innovations, focused on research and development of proprietary therapeutics and platform technologies in the areas of anaemia, liver disease and organ preservation; and Therapure Biologics dedicated to the development of plasma protein therapeutics through an innovative proprietary manufacturing technology.

WE ARE GROWING! IN FACT, FROM 2014 TO 2016, WE WERE RECOGNIZED BY PROFIT 500 AS ONE OF CANADA’S FASTEST GROWING COMPANIES.

Therapure Biopharma Inc. is an integrated biopharmaceutical company that provides contract manufacturing services for the client, development, manufacture, purification, and packaging of therapeutic proteins. The Project Manager will determine the requirements and project manage the implementation of simultaneous multimillion dollar fast track capital projects at Therapure. Working with the Manager of Engineering Services, managing the engineering, design, construction, validation of projects with regulatory bodies (EU/FDA/etc), implementation of the technical process, and start-up of the operations for bio therapeutic products derived from blood and other biological sources.

Education & Qualifications: 
  • 10 + years of related industry and functional experience in the pharmaceutical, biologics or plasma industry
  • 4 year college degree in a field of chemical engineering/biological sciences
  • 10 years experience in cGMP compliance and knowledge of compliance in Good Manufacturing Practices
  • 5-7 years experience as a Capital Projects Manager running multiple pharma /biotech capital projects in excess of $5 Million
  • 5-7 years experience in facility expansion, construction & set up of plant in Asia, North America & Europe
  • 5-7 years experience or prior knowledge in development of master plans for expansion of high tech manufacturing operations
  • 5-7 years experience at construction of manufacturing facilities across international jurisdictions
Duties & Responsibilities: 
  • Facilitate feasibility design team for multimillion dollar fast track projects
  • Manage the detailed design and engineering process for the projects
  • Oversee the renovation and construction of new and existing facilities and equipment
  • Oversee commissioning and qualification activities and collaborate with internal teams, customers and stakeholders to facilitate effective handover of facility/equipment systems
  • Coordinate and oversee the production of the engineering start up batches & cGMP compliant batches for registration of products
  • Preparation of the manufacturing facility and process related documentation to support registration of the facility for each product or project
  • Work closely & coordinate with national and international clients related to the design, construction and start-up teams for the project(s).
  • Provide frequent and regular updates to the Engineering Services Director and Project Steering Committee(s)
  • Assume line management responsibility to manage a project team of highly skilled scientific and production staff to achieve objectives
  • Utilise Project Management tools provided to manage the project(s)
  • Hire staff of highly skilled scientific and production skilled staff required for project implementation
  • Select & manage vendors for engineering, construction and supply of equipment in a multimillion dollar project
  • Upon completion of project phase, manage the commercial manufacturing and production of EU/FDA regulated products
  • Act as project liaison with internal client Project and Venture Managers
Other Information: 

INTERESTED CANDIDATES CAN SEND THEIR RESUME AND COVER LETTER TO TALENT@THERAPUREBIO.COM. PLEASE REFERENCE PROJECT MANAGER-CAPITAL PROJECTS, ENGINEERING IN THE SUBJECT LINE. WHILE WE APPRECIATE ALL INTEREST IN THIS OPPORTUNITY, ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED.

Therapure Biopharma Inc. will not be responsible for any agency referral fees arising from the use of
resumes that currently exist in the recruitment database or have been forwarded to Therapure
Biopharma directly or indirectly without an authorized agreement. Agency referrals will not be
accepted unless approved by the Therapure Biopharma Inc. Human Resources team.

NOTE:All employment is conditional upon the completing and obtaining a satisfactory background check, including pre-employment medical (where applicable), educational, employment, references and criminal records (for which a pardon has not been granted) checks.

Therapure is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Requests for accommodation can be made at any stage of the recruitment process, applicants are asked to make their needs/requirements known. Please notify Human Resources at HR@therapurebio.com for assistance.