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Process Engineer - Pharma

Jacobs Entertainment Inc - Cary, NC

Process Engineer - Pharma



North Carolina

Process Engineer - Pharma


Jacobs serves the PharmaBio, Chemicals, Refining, Pulp & Paper, Power & Utilities, High Tech and Consumer Products Industries. Our core life sciences network has contributed to becoming the largest provider of engineering and construction services to pharmaceutical and biotechnology clients and we have established ourselves as the center of excellence for Pulp and Paper facilities. Jacobs provides full-service engineering, procurement, and construction management services for both new and existing facilities, offering environmental and water / wastewater support, energy audits, and hygienic / sanitary assessments. For projects of every scale we provide design, engineering, construction, commissioning, and maintenance services that support a facility's entire life cycle.

Position Summary

Participates in the design of a process unit, including establishing process design basis, development of process options and optimization of selected design. This position focuses on the Pharmaceutical and Biotech sectors.

Calculates and organizes data for process flow sheets including instrumentation and control considerations

Models processes and units operations

Ensures proper sequence of operation

Prepares specifications and operating instructions for processing equipment

Develops process flow diagram to define heat and material balance

Develops process specifications, e.g. purified water systems, bioreactors, complex process equipment skids, pressure vessels, pumps, compressors, heat exchangers, biosafety cabinets, fill/finish machinery, etc.

Participates in planning, cost development and management, and scheduling for assigned projects

Directs activities to ensure that construction, installation, and operational testing conform to functional specifications, recognized codes and standards, and customer requirements

Maintains effective communication with project team members and with the customer

Performs routine aspects of engineering requiring knowledge and application of basic engineering principles under close supervision

Work is reviewed for adequacy and accuracy


2 years of experience required

BS or MS in an engineering discipline is required

Experience in Pharmaceutical Industry with familiarity of cGMP regulations preferred

Excellent oral and written communication skills are required

EIT certificate is preferred

Advanced MS Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) preferred

Professional Engineering certification in related discipline preferred

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location

United States-North Carolina-Cary

Req ID:

LS 0000I4

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Process Engineer - Pharma Jacobs Entertainment Inc - Cary, NC, United States


Location: Cary, NC

Company Profile:
Jeffrey Jacobs is President of Jacobs Entertainment Inc, a film buying and marketing firm. He has 35 years of experience in the exhibition, marketing and distribution of American independent and international cinema in the U.S. He is perhaps best known as the founding film buyer for the Angelika Film Center in New York City which under his supervision (from opening day in 1989 until 1997) became the highest grossing art cinema in the country. He was the Managing Director and Film Buyer of the Paris Theatre from 1998 to 2009. At present, he programs over 50 movie theatre screens across the country.