Engineering Project Manager

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Almac Group is currently seeking an Engineering Project Manager for our Durham, NC  location. The Engineering Project Manager is responsible for the planning, management, coordination, delivery and financial control of engineering projects while maintaining a compliant state which supports each of the Almac Business Unit’s Service Level Agreement.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Establish through consultation with project stakeholders the project requirements, scope of work and major project milestones, and thus determine mutually agreeable project objectives.
  • Initiate inquiries with vendors, evaluate proposals and prepare accurate and realistic budget estimates and milestone project programs for the purpose of gaining approval to acquire capital funds by management.
  • Organize contractor testing, support the development and execution of the commissioning documentation, and support the validation of new facilities and equipment, assuring quality assurance, environmental, health and safety factors.
  • Liaise with external consultants, engineers and contractors during the project execution ensuring all work carried out by them is within the requirements of the overall project remit.
  • Support procurement process and supplier/contractor selection without bias in order to determine the optimal economic and technical solution for the business, and support the preparation of appointment and contract documentation.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in any engineering discipline
  • Minimum 5 years of having lead and successfully executed complex large scale projects within the pharmaceutical or related GMP environment.
  • Extensive experience of project delivery through the application of comprehensive project management process.
  • Professional Engineer
  • Recognized H&S qualification; ideally OSHA or NEBOSH certification program.
  • Knowledge of pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities and processes
  • Experience in commissioning and qualification activities.
  • Knowledge of engineering standards and best practice.
  • Knowledge of process safety management.


  • Proficient in Microsoft Products, particularly in programming, managing, and reporting on projects utilizing MS Project/Excel.
  • Strong presentation skills: is comfortable presenting information to others at varying organizational levels
  • Possess problem-solving and customer oriented attitudes.
  • Proficient technical writing skills
  • Exceptional written and oral communication, influencing and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to apply critical thinking toward decision making
  • Excellent attention to detail.
What Almac Group can offer YOU!
  • Full medical, vision & dental benefits the 1st of the month after start date
  • 20 days of PTO to start plus 12 holidays per year
  • Company paid long and short term disability along with life insurance
  • 401k company match
  • Professional development programs/ continuous learning opportunities
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Almac is an exceptional, award winning, drug development solutions provider at the forefront of the pharmaceutical industry.  We are a privately owned organization that has organically grown over 50 years now employing almost 5,600 highly skilled personnel worldwide. Our US Headquarters is located at Souderton, PA with additional operations scattered around the US and Europe. ‘Partnering to Advance Human Health’ is more than just a tagline – it is our way of life.
RECRUITMENT AGENCIES PLEASE NOTE: Almac will only accept applications from agencies/business partners that have been invited to work on this role through our portal. Candidate Resumes/CV’s not submitted through our portal or directly to Hiring Managers will be considered unsolicited and no fee will be payable. Thank you for your cooperation.
Almac Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled - Proudly embracing diversity in all of its expressions.
Almac provides reasonable accommodations to people with disabilities who need assistance completing the application process.  Please email us at [email protected] to request assistance.