Posted to MedZilla on 5/19/2018

Novo Nordisk

US-NC, Project Manager I - Project Management Job 460520600A2-MZ


Position Purpose: Complete assigned projects within cost, quality & schedule requirements.

  • Follow all safety & environmental requirements in the performance of duties.
  • Responsible for ensuring project plan accomplishes time, quality & cost objective.
  • Responsible for adherence to mechanism for monitoring project progress, intervention & problem solving with other line managers or personnel.
  • Responsible for information exchange.
  • Responsible for communications to management & other pertinent units.
  • Assist with any training required of personnel supporting the project.
  • Ensure that installation, troubleshooting, qualification & validation of equipment meets all commitments laid out by the overall project.
  • Responsible for development & execution of projects identified as process needs & improvement opportunities.
  • Contributes to & collaborates with the Project Management Office (PMO).
  • Responsible for executing projects in accordance with all governance requirements.
  • Other accountabilities as assigned.

  • BA/BS degree in a related field of work such as sciences/engineering. Mandatory
  • MA/MS degree in relevant field preferred.

  • 3+ years of proven project management skills in a manufacturing facility. Mandatory
  • 5+ years of engineering experience in facility infrastructure, as well as manufacturing experience in a pharmaceutical environment.

Technical/Process/Functional Knowledge:
  • Ability to read/review design drawings (CAD) with a basic understanding of P&ID, HVAC, & Electrical systems.
  • Understanding of complicated product documentation & standard operating procedures with attention to high-level concepts.
  • Basic understanding of contractual documents & ability to create work plans & detailed project schedules.
  • Computer literacy; specifically with MS Office applications.
  • Ability to interpret project drawings and specifications for scope development and bid document creation.
  • Lead project status meetings.
  • Ability to lead and direct a diverse project team including stakeholders, AE resources, subcontractors, and construction management resources.

Proven expertise in mentoring/development, planning/organizing, managing execution, & revising the work plan for complex problems solved by cross functional teams.

Physical & Other Requirements:
  • Requires ability to move throughout the facility in the performance of duties in proximity of process equipment & areas.
  • Ability to work hours necessary in a continuous 24/7 operation.
  • Ability to travel 10% of the time internationally.

EEO Statement: Novo Nordisk is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.

Novo Nordisk is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future would require sponsorship for employment visa status.

Requisition ID: 54507BR
State/Provinces: Clayton
Job Category: manufacturing

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