Job Details

  • Title: Electrical & Instrumentation Lead
  • Code: RCI-20392-1
  • Location: Kalamazoo Michigan (MI) 49001
  • Posted Date: 02/23/2021
  • Duration: 18 Months
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  Job Description

This job description applies to the capital project to create a new aseptic facility on the site in Kalamazoo, MI.
This role will report to design and construction leads.

Role responsibilities:

  • Review of technical specification documents for all electrical and instrumentation systems to be used as the basis for design
  • Specific focus of architectural reviews is to ensure quality, facility GMP, clean room finishes, and appearance standards are ensured.
  • Participate the execution of project work packages
  • Inspection plan & FAT / SAT schedule
  • 3-D Model Review
  • Assist in the resolution and tracking of field issues and Request for Information (RFIs)
  • Review of installation quality and workmanship
  • Provide client review of contractor change notices
  • Support development of general procedures, metrics and deliverables required for successful delivery of the project objectives on time and within budget.
  • Review of all relevant specs and data sheets for E&I systems
  • Participate in the development of Commission and Verification (C&V) activities on the project utilizing Verification (ASTM E2500) model. Review and accept TOPs package, schedule training for plant personnel prior to turn over.
  • Review Clash detection reports & instigate Quality checks during design and construction phases of the project.
  • Participate in the Model Reviews with the engineering firm.
  • Construction and installation quality
  • Review of Change notices for equipment and infrastructure.
  • Oversee construction team and ensure installation requirements are met.
  • Agree breakdown of facilities into model areas & schedule of completion of areas, to support construction schedule
  • Schedule – Support schedule development, management and tracking from Design through to final turnover to commercial operation. - duration is to 4QTR2022
  • Review of A/E firm engineering design deliverables
  • Review of vendor submittals and 3-D model development
  • Identify project risks and opportunities and propose mitigation plans.
  • Provide support and guidance to the construction team on E&I systems
  • Provide oversight, expertise and assistance to start-up efforts
  • Track contractor progress and quality to contracted work package, design and site specifications.


  • BS in Technical Field (engineering, building sciences, life science or equivalent).
  • 10 years technical experience.

Essential requirements:

  • Good understanding of risk management methodologies, with a proven ability to apply in Bio-pharmaceutical operations.
  • Experience of vendor package management and design coordination
  • Knowledge and experience of project execution for MGP classified manufacturing / bio-containment facility design
  • Experience in safe work methodology and safe work approach – OSHA 10 minimum
  • Direct experience within pharmaceutical manufacturing clean room facilities
  • Experience of facility design in a 3D Model / BIM environment utilizing integrated project delivery
  • Knowledge and experience of Bio-pharmaceutical commissioning & qualification an advantage.
  • Strong knowledge of problem solving, root-cause analysis, operational excellence techniques.

Physical/mental requirements:

  • Can lift 75 Lbs. No physical limitations.
  • Fluent in English, Spanish speaking beneficial.
  • Valid driver’s license.

Non-Standard Work Schedule, Travel Or Environment Requirements:

  • Possible to visit suppliers, fabricators, best practice meetings.
  • Travel up to 10%.
  • Successful candidate will be required to support design from A/E firm’s office and startup activities at Kalamazoo site.