Associate Director, Engineering and Design

Last updated 11 days ago
Job Type:Full Time

About CSL

With operations in 35+ nations and ~27,000 employees worldwide, CSL is driven to develop and deliver a broad range of lifesaving therapies to treat disorders such as hemophilia and primary immune deficiencies, and vaccines to prevent influenza. Our therapies are also used in cardiac surgery, organ transplantation and burn treatment.

CSL is the parent company of CSL Behring and Seqirus. CSL Behring is a global leader in the protein biotherapeutics industry, focused on bringing to market biotherapies used to treat serious and often rare conditions. CSL Behring operates CSL Plasma, one of the world's largest collectors of human plasma, which is used to create CSL’s therapies. Seqirus is one of the largest influenza vaccine companies in the world and is a transcontinental partner in pandemic preparedness and a major contributor to the prevention and control of influenza globally.

We invite you to take a look at the many career possibilities available around the globe and consider building your promising future at CSL by becoming a member of our team!

Job Description

CSL Behring is undergoing extensive and positive change as we expand and grow. In addition to contributing to Australia’s export economy, CSL has invested and continues to invest in substantial new manufacturing facilities that will support CSL’s global strategy and provide the network with crucial supply of product sourced from our Melbourne facility.

As CSL Behring evolves, a new position is available for an Associate Director, Engineering and Design. This person will be responsible for oversight of approximately $200+ million per annum of engineering capital investments across the CSL Behring APAC network. The individual will provide Global Engineering Leadership for engineering capital investments across the APAC network, plan and execute capital project design phases, ensure compliance with engineering standards, and governance to established engineering processes.

Your responsibilities and deliverables will include:

  • Provide Global Engineering Leadership for engineering capital investments, Engineering Standards and oversight of external partners for capital investments across the APAC network

  • Critically review the structure of APAC E2E engineering project delivery and work closely with internal and external stakeholders to deliver an optimised, scalable and globally aligned project delivery model

  • Partner with internal stakeholders to align on strategies and requirements and develop plans advancing in accordance with established governance processes

  • Encourage harmonisation of global processes and translate process requirements into design attributes

  • Work closely with external partners, lead development and execution of Service Agreements, and implement metrics to ensure compliance

We’d like to speak with people with the following skills, experiences and education:

  • Strong technical core competencies in key disciplines of complex engineering capital investments and engineering services (maintenance, process, utilities, execution systems) will be highly regarded

  • Proven experience of working in a Regulated life sciences environment

  • Led the development of CapEx program engineering deliverables

  • Prior experience in the development and implementation of engineering standards and life cycle management of tools, processes and methodologies is desirable

  • A strong communicator and influencer. A proven ability to drive pragmatic outcomes and ability to engage and interact with various stakeholders across disciplines and organisations

  • Tertiary education in engineering or related areas with experience in life sciences or other highly regulated industries

Apply now to play a pivotal role in CSL Behring’s next phase of growth! Please include your cover letter and resume in the one document.