Fluor Building Services / HVAC Specialist (Mechanical) in Farnborough, United Kingdom

Job Description:

Building Services/HVAC Specialist

Fluor has a solid global record of project success at all scales within Life Sciences and to date we have executed over 100 biotech projects globally. Fluor’s ability to successfully execute projects sets us apart from our competition.

Fluor is establishing a front end design team in Farnborough to serve UK/Ireland and Western Europe Life Sciences clients, ensuring Fluor’s growth, stability and sustainability.

As a result, we are recruiting for an experienced Building Services/HVAC individual to provide discipline leadership and specialist knowledge in engineering and design for Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology facilities, including associated Laboratories. The successful candidate will additionally provide Engineering Management support to the procurement, subcontracting, construction, commissioning and validation specialists within Fluor’s Life Sciences projects in the UK and EAME region. We wish to gain the benefits of the previous experience of the successful candidate in shaping this new role to the long term benefit of Fluor. It is therefore critical that the candidate is willing and able to provide their knowledge, experience and opinions in a coherent and professional manner to help optimise the role and the benefits it will bring to Fluor.

Based in Farnborough, Hampshire, UK, the role may require travel to other locations as required including project sites, other Fluor offices and client offices/sites.

There is the potential for this role to develop and extend into one of technical leadership for Life Sciences Building Services/HVAC engineering and design across the region.

Role Responsibilities

Technical Leadership for HVAC/Building Services Engineering and Design for Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology facilities – The successful candidate will have lead engineer/supervisory responsibility for all HVAC/ Building Services specification, engineering and design on Fluor UK Life Sciences projects including planning and execution of the work. He or she will form part of the Life Sciences UK core team.

Technical Quality – Will undertake technical reviews to ensure that technical and regulatory requirements are met.

Business Development – Provide technical support to the sales team as required in pursuit of life sciences opportunities. Maintain key Client relationships in support of business development and pursuit of new work.

Training – Identify company personnel skill/experience gaps and delivers or recommends specific training and where necessary, recommend recruitment to resolve/fill those gaps.

Candidate Requirements:

The successful candidate will have extensive experience of all aspects of Building Services/ HVAC engineering and design in related highly regulated industries involving cleanroom control, containment, and hazardous area management. Experience in Primary and/or Secondary Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology facility projects and research type Laboratories would be seen to meet this requirement.

They will be intimately familiar with the layout, design and specification of systems and equipment for such environments including Pharmaceutical and biotechnological containment requirements, clean room/area classification design, Including the application of isolator technologies

Their experience will cover the design and engineering of related utilities and will have encompassed facility commissioning and qualification.

They will have sound experience of cGMP and FDA, EMEA, CFDA and ICH requirements and will have excellent knowledge of the application and implementation of all relevant UK and European codes, standards and directives.

Experience of presenting at industry conferences, publishing papers and having a level of “recognition” within the Life Sciences Clients will be beneficial.

They will have been technical lead for large projects involving multiple process units with a significant degree of complexity.

They will have sound experience of specialist HVAC/Building Services sub contractor contract scope definition.

Provide leadership and mentoring in the development of the Life Sciences business for staff under their control, establishing and implementing individual development plans and conducting one to one feedback sessions.

As well as offering interesting job opportunities, a competitive salary, nine day fortnight, and a comprehensive benefits package, Fluor actively encourages career and personal development for its staff through a structured career development programme, in-house training, specialist development courses and mentoring. We have developed an industry recognised Knowledge Management system which provides access to our global expertise through an established platform for personal interaction and collaboration with other members of Fluor worldwide.

Advert Opened: 9 May to 5 June 2018

Job ID: 106305BR

City: Farnborough

State: Hampshire

Country: United Kingdom

We reserve the right to modify or revise the job descriptions in part or in its entirety. Reasonable accommodations will be made in accordance with governing law.

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other criteria protected by federal, state or local law.