Roche Singapore Technical Operations Pte Ltd

Head of Utilities

Roche Singapore Technical Operations Pte Ltd Date Posted: 25-Jan-2018

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Job Nature:
Permanent
Position Level:
Experienced, Senior Manager
Qualification:
Bachelor's / Honours

Job Description

Key Responsibilities

Leadership & People Management:

  • Create an environment of strong team spirit, timely and effective communications, sense of urgency, high motivation and inspire teams to achieve goals in the immediate and longer term.
  • Be an active and visible change agent, promoting flexible and open mindsets to new opportunities.
  • Establish the strategic goals and objectives and maintain full strategic responsibility for the Utility organization.
  • As a Facility and Engineering leadership team member, drive collaboration within site and across network activities, cross-functional planning, and decision making.
  • Accountable for overall budget and financial performance of the Utility organization.
  • Proactively promote positive Safety Culture and cGMP operating principles.
  • Embody PT lean leadership principles and methods while fostering a continuous improvement mindset.

Technical:

General Management
  • Manage expense and capital budgets for the Utility organization.
  • Administers service contracts ensuring that cost, quality and delivery achieve the best value and manages ongoing relationship with providers.
  • Ensure SHE and cGMP Compliance for all Utilities functions
  • Partners with and supports other Roche legal entities in the country for Utilities management support.

Utilities
  • Manage and operate plant utilities, assuring required quality and availability while directing effective conservation programs relating to water, electricity, and natural gas.
  • Responsible to ensure that Utilities are delivered in a safe, compliant, reliable and efficient manner according to customer expectations.
  • Collaborate to delivery of innovative and cost effective designs for various CAPEX projects on the site.
  • Stays abreast of developments in code and regulatory issues at the local level for impact to company operations and ensures that all utilities comply with these regulations and cGMP requirements. Will also obtain and maintain all permits and licenses associated with utilities.
  • Manage the measures to be taken based on the results of the Utilities performance indicators in collaboration with Reliability

Who you are
You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for a company where you have the opportunity to pursue your interests across functions and geographies. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but the starting point.

Education:
  • Bachelors Degree (science or engineering is preferred)
  • Graduate or higher-level Degree is preferred
  • Utility Professional certifications is preferred
  • Utilities specialization in Maintenance and Operation is preferred.

Experience (may vary depending on site size/scope):
  • 0 or more years’ work experience in the pharmaceutical or related industry
  • 4 or more years’ people management experience
  • 4 or more years’ Utilities management, engineering or related experience in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Extensive experience working in a cGMP environment
  • At least 3 years’ work experience in Safety Standards environment
  • Experience with start-up, commissioning and qualification of utilities equipment, including requirements for documentation and testing

Knowledge/Skills/Competencies:
  • Expert knowledge of HVAC, central plant utitliy systems, Building Automation Systems / Building Management Systems, clean room technology
  • Expert knowledge of HVAC, central plant systems, clean room technology
  • Expert knowledge of cGMP relevant to the pharmaceutical industry
  • Builds trustful and effective relationships

Appointment to this position will be on local Singapore salary and benefits package.
Key Responsibilities

Leadership & People Management:

  • Create an environment of strong team spirit, timely and effective communications, sense of urgency, high motivation and inspire teams to achieve goals in the immediate and longer term.
  • Be an active and visible change agent, promoting flexible and open mindsets to new opportunities.
  • Establish the strategic goals and objectives and maintain full strategic responsibility for the Utility organization.
  • As a Facility and Engineering leadership team member, drive collaboration within site and across network activities, cross-functional planning, and decision making.
  • Accountable for overall budget and financial performance of the Utility organization.
  • Proactively promote positive Safety Culture and cGMP operating principles.
  • Embody PT lean leadership principles and methods while fostering a continuous improvement mindset.

Technical:

General Management
  • Manage expense and capital budgets for the Utility organization.
  • Administers service contracts ensuring that cost, quality and delivery achieve the best value and manages ongoing relationship with providers.
  • Ensure SHE and cGMP Compliance for all Utilities functions
  • Partners with and supports other Roche legal entities in the country for Utilities management support.

Utilities
  • Manage and operate plant utilities, assuring required quality and availability while directing effective conservation programs relating to water, electricity, and natural gas.
  • Responsible to ensure that Utilities are delivered in a safe, compliant, reliable and efficient manner according to customer expectations.
  • Collaborate to delivery of innovative and cost effective designs for various CAPEX projects on the site.
  • Stays abreast of developments in code and regulatory issues at the local level for impact to company operations and ensures that all utilities comply with these regulations and cGMP requirements. Will also obtain and maintain all permits and licenses associated with utilities.
  • Manage the measures to be taken based on the results of the Utilities performance indicators in collaboration with Reliability

Who you are
You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for a company where you have the opportunity to pursue your interests across functions and geographies. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but the starting point.

Education:
  • Bachelors Degree (science or engineering is preferred)
  • Graduate or higher-level Degree is preferred
  • Utility Professional certifications is preferred
  • Utilities specialization in Maintenance and Operation is preferred.

Experience (may vary depending on site size/scope):
  • 0 or more years’ work experience in the pharmaceutical or related industry
  • 4 or more years’ people management experience
  • 4 or more years’ Utilities management, engineering or related experience in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Extensive experience working in a cGMP environment
  • At least 3 years’ work experience in Safety Standards environment
  • Experience with start-up, commissioning and qualification of utilities equipment, including requirements for documentation and testing

Knowledge/Skills/Competencies:
  • Expert knowledge of HVAC, central plant utitliy systems, Building Automation Systems / Building Management Systems, clean room technology
  • Expert knowledge of HVAC, central plant systems, clean room technology
  • Expert knowledge of cGMP relevant to the pharmaceutical industry
  • Builds trustful and effective relationships

Appointment to this position will be on local Singapore salary and benefits package.

Company Overview

Roche Singapore Technical Operations Pte Ltd
Roche Singapore Technical Operations Pte Ltd
Roche Singapore Technical Operations Roche Singapore Technical Operations is Roche’s first biologics manufacturing site within Asia region, and the first company in Singapore to produce US FDA licensed bio therapeutics using recombinant DNA technologies. Our Vision and Mission We will be the most admired biotechnology production operation, respected for our world class innovation, engrained quality inspired people and operational excellence. Quality is every patient’s right and every employee’s responsibility. Quality provides a competitive advantage and is engrained in everything we do, from concept through continuous improvement. Because Roche’s products touch human lives, quality is the true measure of our success. The Business of Improving Human Lives With over 500 employees, two state-of-the-art facilities, using two different production technology platforms to manufacture bacterial and mammalian cell-based products – all within a 12.6 hectare biomedical space. Here