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Guerbet is a leader in medical imaging worldwide, offering a wide range of pharmaceutical products, medical devices, digital and AI solutions for diagnostic and interventional imaging, to improve the diagnosis and treatment of patients.

A pioneer since more than 90 years in the field of contrast media, Guerbet is continuously innovating with 9% of revenue dedicated to Research & Development and four centers in France, Israel and the United States.

Guerbet (GBT) is listed on Euronext Paris (segment B – mid caps) and generated €817 million in revenue in 2019 with a global workforce of over 2,800 employees.

Achieve, Cooperate, Care and Innovate are the values that Guerbet's employees share and practice every day. Working at Guerbet means playing a unique part in the future of medical imaging. Passionate about its business, the company strive day in, day out to combine performance, quality and sustainable development.

For more information about Guerbet, please go to www.guerbet.com  and follow Guerbet on Twitter @GuerbetGroup


Associate Process Engineer

Job Summary

The Associate Process Engineer position is responsible for the support of the manufacturing and packaging operations within the Raleigh Imaging Site.  The position will assist Process Engineers in developing study protocols, execution of studies, and development of summary reports as well as other assigned duties to support and improve Operations.

The Associate Process Engineer is a "hands-on" role.  This position will work with little or no supervision, applying basic scientific knowledge, basic engineering knowledge, mathematics, and ingenuity to complete assignments related to the support of the manufacturing and packaging environments. This position also plays a key role in continuous improvement and performance excellence.  Occasional overtime and weekend work is anticipated. 

Position Responsibilities

1.    Improves the performance of manufacturing and packaging lines by using effective and timely problem solving, equipment improvements, and training of production and maintenance personnel as needed.
2.    Provides support to all aspects of the manufacturing process in accordance with FDA guidelines, current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP), and all internal operating procedures.
3.    Supports or Leads projects as needed.
4.    Provides leadership to Operations to maintain a culture of collaboration, continuous improvement, safety, and strives to develop a high-performing team.
5.    Actively participates in all Environmental, Health, and Safety aspects of the plant and ensures all safety procedures and programs are effectively being followed.
6.    Promotes knowledge and implementation of 5S and other lean/six sigma/continuous improvement tools.
7.    Implements measures to baseline performance and then improvement targets as they relate to cost, quality, downtime, etc.
8.    Collect and review data using basic statistical tools to understand and improve processes.
9.    Work with Manufacturing Operations Personnel and Quality Engineers to implement CAPA and change control action items. 
10.  Generate and execute change controls when necessary.
11.   Focus on safe, efficient, reliable and repeatable operation of equipment to ensure the production of quality products.
12.   Support site metrics to achieve and exceed KPIs. 

Position Requirements

Education required/ preferred:    Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering, Relevant experience may be substituted in lieu of a degree.
Experience:    2 to 3 years of operational experience working with formulation, filling and/or packaging equipment and processes.
Preferred Skills/Qualifications:    Experience in liquid formulation, liquid filling and packaging of syringes and vials.
Familiarity with equipment control system including vision systems.
Familiarity with terminal sterilization.
Technical background in health care, nutritional products, laboratory diagnostics, medical devices, pharmaceutical, or similar industries preferred.
Other Skills:    Understanding of Standard Operating Procedures, current Good Manufacturing Practices, and regulatory requirements.