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Process & Project Engineer Packaging (f/m/d)

Country:  Germany
City:  Aachen
Department:  Global Operations & Production
Job ID:  43122


Our people in Manufacturing & Global Operations share two priorities: getting things done and making things better. If you’re a dynamic person with a positive mindset, you’ll fit in well here. It’s an international team with a powerful spirit of collaboration. Together, we make sure our products meet the highest standards of quality by constantly searching for ways to improve at every stage of our value chain – from the raw materials we buy through to the logistics network that brings our medicines to patients. Join our team and help us make an even bigger contribution to Grünenthal’s future.


What the job looks like
Each day you'll enjoy a variety of challenges, such as:

  • Management and/or support of engineering projects for new GMP and non-GMP equipment, from concept study to handover to the user 
  • Independent processing of the assumed tasks with regard to deadlines, quality and costs
  • Support pharmaceutical production in continuous improvement, troubleshooting, optimization and stabilization of equipment and processes
  • Close interaction with other internal stakeholders, e.g. procurement, production, controlling and planning in project work and process technical support or technical advice from other departments
  • Willingness to support / take over all kinds of additional technical tasks within the Campus Engineering department


What you'll bring to the table
To make the most of this role and truly thrive, you should have:

  • At least a relevant Bachelor's or Master's degree (e.g. mechanical engineering, pharmaceutical engineering or similar)
  • At least 2-5 years of relevant professional experience as an engineer in the pharmaceutical or food industry. 
  • Experience with self-design of new production equipment as well as continuous improvement/troubleshooting of existing equipment.
  • Knowledge and experience of current regulations, guidelines and laws in the area of responsibility (e.g. GxP, BetrSichV )
  • Experience with OPEX, TPM, KVP and Six Sigma 
  • Good language skills in German and English
  • Solid computer knowledge of common office application



About Grünenthal

Grünenthal is a global leader in pain management and related diseases. As a science-based, fully-integrated pharmaceutical company, we have a long track record of bringing innovative treatments and state-of-the-art technologies to patients worldwide. Our purpose is to change lives for the better – and innovation is our passion. We are focusing all of our activities and efforts on working towards our vision of a world free of pain.

Grünenthal is headquartered in Aachen, Germany, and has affiliates in 28 countries across Europe, Latin America and the US. Our products are available in approx. 100 countries. In 2022, Grünenthal employed around 4,400 people and achieved sales of € 1.7 bn.

Your HR contact:
Sandra Friske

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