Zoetis is a global animal health company dedicated to supporting customers and their businesses in ever better ways. Building on 60 years of experience, we deliver quality medicines and vaccines, complemented by diagnostic products and genetic tests and supported by a range of services. We are working every day to better understand and address the real-world challenges faced by those who raise and care for animals in ways they find truly relevant.Our name, Zoetis (z-EH-tis), has its root in zo, familiar in words such as zoo and zoology and derived from zoetic, meaning “pertaining to life.” It signals our company”s dedication to supporting the veterinarians and livestock producers everywhere who raise and care for the farm and companion animals on which we all depend on.Zoetis is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status or any other protected classification. Disabled individuals are given an equal opportunity to use our online application system. Zoetis also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act. All applicants must possess or obtain authorization to work in the US for Zoetis. Zoetis retains sole and exclusive discretion to pursue sponsorship for the acquisition or maintenance of nonimmigrant status and employment eligibility, considering factors such as availability of qualified US workers. Individuals requiring sponsorship must disclose this fact.Please note that Zoetis seeks information related to job applications from candidates for jobs in the U.S. solely via the following: (1) our company website at www.Zoetis.com/careers site, or (2) via email to/from addresses using only the Zoetis domain of “@zoetis.com”. In addition, Zoetis does not use Google Hangout for any recruitment related activities. Any solicitation or request for information related to job applications with Zoetis via any other means and/or utilizing email addresses with any other domain should be disregarded. In addition, Zoetis will never ask candidates to make any type of personal financial investment related to gaining employment with Zoetis.Job Description: * Monitor production trends by statistical analysis and react to problems, trends and opportunities within the production process * Using a data driven approach, coordinate with Production, Microbiology Lab and Maintenance Departments to develop strategies to increase production, such as: improvement of potencies, reduction of costs, and process control * Responsible for start-up validation and testing of units to pass production regulation requirements * Provide troubleshooting and production support expertise for instrumentation, control technology, and/or production equipment * Develop, submit, manage, and implement capital orders for new or replacement equipment * Interface with Project Engineers, Production, Maintenance and Plant laboratories to coordinate capital project work * Write operating instructions for production process changes * Write standard work procedures for critical job tasks. * Ensure that new equipment is installed according to standards and protocols. * Verify control schemes, interlocks, and safety devices designed by contractors * Maintain Distributive Control Systems and Programmable Logic Controllers in a valid state as required by the FDA * Size controlling and monitoring instrumentation when new equipment is installed * Train Production Operators in the proper operation of new equipment * Communicate with individuals at other facilities to coordinate process developments * Provide technical assistance and piloting for process startups, process modifications, and process problem trouble shooting * Work with Information Services Department to provide process data on the computer network for analysis by Engineering, Production and Laboratory personnel * Identify necessary training for maintenance of electrical and control equipment * Willingness to be an external resource to other areas of Zoetis Education and Experience: * Bachelor”s Degree in Engineering. * Three to five years production engineering experience necessary, with responsibility for process engineering, operational excellence and capital projects. Technical Skills Requirements: * Ability to independently plan and execute projects * Ability to manage multiple tasks * Strong oral and written communication skills * Advanced mathematical, analytical and problem-solving skills * PC literate with the proficiency in Microsoft Office applications (excel, word, powerpoint, project software) * Excellent attention to detail * Promotes teamwork and cooperation * Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents.
* Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community.
* Ability to write documents such as Standard Operating Procedures and PM”s, routine reports, and correspondences.
* Ability to speak effectively before groups of contractors, designers, consultants, employees of organization, and/or senior members of leadership team. Please note that Zoetis seeks information related to job applications from candidates for jobs in the U.S. solely via the following: (1) our company website at www.Zoetis.com/careers site, or (2) via email to/from addresses using only the Zoetis domain of “@zoetis.com”. In addition, Zoetis does not use Google Hangout for any recruitment related activities. Any solicitation or request for information related to job applications with Zoetis via any other means and/or utilizing email addresses with any other domain should be disregarded. In addition, Zoetis will never ask candidates to make any type of personal financial investment related to gaining employment with Zoetis.