Utilities Engineer

Spain, Porrino

Today, Lonza is a global leader in life sciences operating across three continents. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.

We are currently looking for an experienced Utilities Engineer to join our site in Porrino in North West Spain.

The Utilities Engineer will Analyze and optimize the generation and distribution processes of the plant Utilities, ensuring the correct reliability and efficiency of these processes and guaranteeing compliance with the quality standards established by Lonza for the generation and distribution of Utilities.

Key responsibilities:

Measure and analyze the water and energy balances of the different utilities processes.

Define the necessary technical actions to maintain the quality and efficiency of the generation and distribution of utilities in accordance with the best quality and efficiency standards of the available technologies and collaborate in their implementation.

Actively participate in multidisciplinary client teams (IPT, JPT), as well as global

Actively participate in audits / inspections of clients and / or regulatory agencies.

Carrying out consumption reports and monitoring of utility generation efficiency as well as the rest of the department reports (KPIs), project monitoring and department documentation.

Maintain adequate cost control that optimizes human, technical and financial resources, ensuring the achievement of strategic objectives.

Operational excellence:

Lead the development and implementation of improvement systems in the department in line with the Operational Excellence strategy.

Ensure that Prevention policies and procedures are carried out, to increase the department's awareness of this matter.

What we need you to have:

Life Sciences degree qualified, ideally within Pharmacy, Engineering, Chemistry or Administration.

Technical or Superior Engineering or demonstrable experience in the position.

Knowledge of existing regulations in the Pharmaceutical industry, specifically GMPs.

Proficiency in the English language (spoken and written).

Every day, Lonza’s products and services have a positive impact on millions of people. For us, this is not only a great privilege, but also a great responsibility. How we achieve our business results is just as important as the achievements themselves. At Lonza, we respect and protect our people and our environment. Any success we achieve is no success at all if not achieved ethically.  

People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.

Reference: R35601