Project Manager Automation


DPS Group Belgium is looking for an Automation Project Manager for a pharmaceutical project in Wavre.

A2 Electro Mechanica
Years of Experience Req.:
10 years
Date Posted:
Days Remaining:
Employment Type:
Education Level Req.:
University degree: automation engineering


DPS is a leading Project Management and Engineering Company serving industry around the world for 40 years. Our reputation is based on forming successful partnerships with our clients, providing them with innovative designs and cost-effective solutions in the context of sound judgment, strong management and technical excellence.
We provide Full-Service Engineering for our clients including Project and Programme Management, Procurement, Design, Construction Management, Health & Safety Management, Commissioning, Qualification and Start-up on numerous projects across a range of market sectors. Our Main market sectors are: Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology, Medical Technologies, Oil and Gas, Advanced Technology, Science & Education, Food & Beverage and Energy.


The automation project Manager is appointed to lead the automation design from the feasibility study until the the hand-over.From the COD to the end of the BOD he will report to the Global Automation Manager. From the DD to the Hand over he will report to the  local automation Manager. 

Mission description:  
-Ensure regular follow up of EO, for their advancement and problems (with contractant or client stakeholders) in projects  
-Review and approve COD and BOD report  
-Review and approve Design specification document (SDS, FDS, HDS,NDS…)  
-Ensure regular technical contact with automation expert   
-Ensure regular follow up with the clients' stakeholders (QA/Maintenance/User)  
-Deep analysis of the problem / issue and finding solution especially for complex technical issues  Propose the best action plan/solution in term of Quality (GMP), Timing and Price (Value Engineering)   Close follow-up of the right Implementation of the solution  
-Act as Expert in his domain of competence  
-Ensure systems are in compliance with GMP, EHS, FDA, GSK requirements  


-Minimum of 10 years of proven experience in automation engineering  
-Highly effective at influencing internally and externally   
-Highly effective communication skills both verbal and written  
-Has the ability to work fully autonomous  
-Sense of urgency, flexibility and accountability.  
-Ability to discuss and negotiate technical matters with suppliers/stakeholders  
-Ability to work in a high complex matrix environment 
-Good knowledge in Archestra Woderware, DCS (PCS7/DeltaV), Desigo CC, PEMS, AMS, OSI PI, … 
-Knowledge on OT network is an asset 
-Good Knowledge of GMP

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