Catalent Pharma Solutions Project Engineer - Soft Gel Center of Excellence in Windsor, Canada

Job Description

Position Summary

The Project Engineer – Soft Gel Centre of Excellence reports to the Quality

Windsor and Strathroy, Ontario are two sites located in Canada offering softgel development and manufacturing capabilities for the Pharmaceutical and Consumer Health industries. We have a broad range of integrated formulation, manufacturing, analytical and packaging services to offer full service turnkey solutions.

Start your career in pharmaceutical manufacturing and make an impact on our patients lives.

The Project Engineer – Soft Gel Centre of Excellence is responsible for managing the New Product and Process Design Development as well as enhancing the productivity and manufacturing technology of the global soft gel network of sites. The Project Engineer – Soft Gel Centre of Excellence is also responsible for identifying, facilitating and leading technology & productivity projects concurrently, through to successful completion

The Role

  • Oversee and manage capital appropriated for a project to ensure that funding for the project’s goals are obtained, spent and closed in accordance with the project plan; facilitate the removal of roadblocks and barriers that hinder or delay project progress in conjunction with site based resources

  • Gather and analyze data on processes to determine recommendations for improvement; generate conceptual equipment designs, process flows, productivity models

  • Create standard operating procedures, user requirement specifications, basis of design, qualification documents, and work flows

  • Provide project status and update reports to management and customers to ensure visibility; maintain project plans and other project documentation in an organized and secure fashion; conduct toll gate meetings with management in response to major scope changes to a project, or prior to major milestones being met

  • Inform management in a timely manner of risks to product revenue generation; review the revenue forecast and work with Finance to ensure the forecast for all billed items are accurate and up to date

The Candidate

  • Bachelors in Engineering or physical sciences, including, but not limited to: Chemistry, Biology, Chemical, Mechanical, Electrical, or Civil Engineering, or Pharmacy

  • At least 5 years of relevant work experience preferable in soft gel manufacturing

  • Working knowledge of project management principles and concepts in a cGMP environment; at least 2 years of project management experience or other experience that demonstrates successful team leadership and project completion

  • Catalent Engineering Interns will receive consideration based on proven work performance to facilitate key resource succession planning and further development of the engineering talent pipeline

  • PC skills, including training on Microsoft Project and other Catalent software packages are required; familiarity with Allen Bradley/Rockwell Automation PLC and HMI software; proficiency with Microsoft project and standard tools in project management; proficiency in CAD software, Autocad, Solidworks, etc

Position Benefits

  • Comprehensive Benefit Package (Health, Dental, Vision, & Life Insurance)

  • Group Retirement Savings – Defined Registered Pension Plan (RPP) with employer contributions

  • Paid Time Off Programs incl. vacation, banked time & personal time

  • Employee Reward & Recognition programs

  • Opportunities for professional and personal development & growth incl. tuition reimbursement

We will identify candidates based on the following Catalent Competencies:

  • Leads with Integrity and Respect

  • Delivers Results

  • Demonstrates Business Acumen

  • Fosters Collaboration and Teamwork

  • Champions Change

  • Engages and Inspires

  • Coaches and Develops

About Catalent

Catalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career! Join the global drug development and delivery leader and help develop some of the nearly 200 products we launch each year or help supply over 7,000 products for patients around the world. Catalent is an exciting and growing international company where our professionals work directly with pharma, biopharma and consumer health companies of all sizes to advance new medicines from early development to clinical trials and to the market, for the benefit of patients globally.

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Catalent is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin or disability. Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you are selected for an interview and require accommodation for interviews or other meetings, please advise your Human Resources point of contact or email

Notice to Agency and Search Firm Representatives: Catalent Pharma Solutions (Catalent) is not accepting unsolicited resumes from agencies and/or search firms for this job posting. Resumes submitted to any Catalent employee by a third party agency and/or search firm without a valid written & signed search agreement, will become the sole property of Catalent. No fee will be paid if a candidate is hired for this position as a result of an unsolicited agency or search firm referral. Thank you.

Catalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career – join the global drug development and delivery leader! You will help develop some of the nearly 200 products we launch each year or help supply some of the over 7,000 products for patients around the world. Our highly skilled, dedicated global team of over 9,500 is passionate about improving the health of patients by combining their personal expertise with advanced technologies to advance science and supply innovative new products of the highest quality to patients globally.

Why Catalent?

  • Gain unparalleled experience by working on multiple products and technologies – we launch nearly 200 new products for our customers each year.

  • We have 20 global pharmaceutical Product Development teams on five continents, who are, at any given time, working on over 700 new products and hundreds of ongoing clinical trials.

  • Our products include some of the latest life-saving medicines as well as some of the most well-known consumer health brands used by families every day.

  • Catalent’s more than 30 global facilities on 5 continents manufacture over 70 billion doses of over 7,000 important medicines and consumer health products.

  • Nearly 1 in 20 doses of medicines taken around the world has been touched by the Catalent team.

  • We have +1,100 patents on many superior patient-preferred technologies used by all the top pharmaceutical, biologic and consumer health companies.

  • We established the Catalent Applied Drug Delivery Institute to drive collaboration and scientific exchange among industry professionals, academics and partners.

  • Many of our 1,400+ scientists are regularly published in top industry journals and present at top industry conferences to advance knowledge sharing and the development of better life-saving medicines.

Catalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email along with the job number and title to This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be routed to a recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.