Construction / Project Engineer II


CA-Los Angeles, US

Contract Type:  Regular Full-Time
Area:  Engineering
Req Id:  434207

Do you want to join an international team working to improve the future of healthcare? Do you want to improve the lives of millions of people? Grifols is a global healthcare company which, since its foundation in Barcelona in 1909, has been working to improve the health and well-being of people all over the world. Our four divisions - Bioscience, Diagnostic, Hospital and Bio Supplies - develop, produce and market innovative medicines, solutions and services in more than 100 countries and regions.


The Project Engineer II is a mid-level position with responsibilities which include:  design, plan, execute, start-up, commission, and document mechanical and/or  architectural aspects of small to medium size capital projects. Projects may be new construction and/or improvements to existing facilities (i.e. offices, warehouse, data rooms, temperature controlled storage areas, general manufacturing areas, and industrial facility systems (i.e. Refrigeration, HVAC, Compress Air, Water systems, Electrical, etc.).  The Project Engineer II with minimal management will bring capital projects to completion. 


Primary Responsibilities for role:

  • Deliver a basic design and may lead the efforts of installation of different industrial facility systems related to the architectural and mechanical aspects of the projects.
  • Prepare Scope of Work and bid documents for systems fabrication and installation.
  • May propose designs and implement upgrade projects for existing industrial facilities.
  • In the course of executing construction projects, follow the established Grifols procedures for engineering documentation.
  • May represent Grifols Global Facilities group during project execution meetings with both internal and external clients. 
  • May develop and confirm technical viability of a project in cooperation with multi-functional teams to enable a smooth implementation at manufacturing while fulfilling regulatory, quality and marketplace requirements.
  • May formulate project objectives, approaches, schedules, risk assessments, budgetary constraints and manpower requirements in accordance with customer needs.
  • May serve as a member of cross-functional project teams as it relates to the execution of projects and meeting deliverables (i.e. objectives, deadlines, budgeted cost, etc.).
  • Interface directly with customers and suppliers in resolution of specific application problems. 
  • Monitor execution of both outside design and construction work to identify performance issues with regards to quality of work, schedule, and cost.



Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Construction Management is required.  Emphasis on architectural, structural and mechanical design is preferred. Supplemental training / education in business administration desirable. 



Five (5) years of engineering in an industrial environment, or construction management experience is required. Project management training preferred. Related experience in a pharmaceutical, GMP, or FDA regulated environment is preferred. 


Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

  • Knowledge of Architectural and Mechanical Engineering design and detailing in an industrial facility; Familiarity with generally accepted good engineering practices and standards; Familiarity with local and national codes and standards; Experience with city permitting is a plus; Familiarity with codes as they relate to the ADA; Familiarity of pharmaceutical facility designs and industrial facility systems; Knowledge of mechanical systems including HVAC and refrigeration systems; Familiarity of electrical and building automation systems; AutoCAD drawing capability required. Revit knowledge preferred; Advance knowledge with Bluebeam or other PDF editing software; Working knowledge of cGMP, Process Flows, P&ID, Design Software, Schematics; Advance knowledge of MS Office, MS Project, etc.  
  • Must be detail oriented with strong emphasis on accuracy and thoroughness; Displays flexibility with assignments in different units; Demonstrates high level of facilitation skills to reach consensus; works toward win-win solutions that benefit the business; Excellent verbal and written communication skills at all levels of the organization; and, Strong analytical skills and the ability to multitask with low level of supervision.


*This job description is accurate at the date of publication and may change over time.  It is not intended as an exhaustive description of the job.  Other duties may be assigned and qualifications required may change. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills, education, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


EEO Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans

Grifols is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all Federal, State and local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of race, color, age, national origin, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender identity, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship, genetic disposition or characteristics, disability or veteran's status or any other classification protected by applicable State/Federal laws.  We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with Criminal Histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles’ Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

Location: NORTH AMERICA : USA : CA-Los Angeles:US401 - LA CA-Headquarters 


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