Black Utilities Commissioning Engineer

  1. Interim/Contract
Zagreb, Croatia
  1. Technical Operations, Engineering, Process Engineer
Posted: 30/08/2023

Hobson Prior is actively seeking a Black Utilities Engineer for a cutting-edge pharmaceutical facility located in Croatia. This role is a 12-month contract and is integral to the operational excellence of our utility systems which include a broad range of equipment from Softened Water Generation to HVAC and Clean Rooms. This position offers the opportunity for reassessment after the initial contract period.

Please note that to be considered for this role you must have the right to work in this location.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Operate in alignment with SOPs developed for the facility's utility systems and maintain compliance with local, state, and federal regulations.
  • Deliver or facilitate the development of complete operational and maintenance documentation in accordance with quality standards and regulatory prerequisites.
  • Engage in system mechanical completion walkdowns.
  • Support with calibration verifications, both pre and post study.
  • Execute routine inspections and maintenance tasks, ensuring optimal system performance.
  • Address and rectify deviations/non-conformances effectively.
  • Collaborate closely with various stakeholders including Engineering, Project Management, and Quality to set priorities and outline maintenance and operational requirements.
  • Attend regular meetings to report on progress and set up additional meetings as needed.
  • Adapt to the immediate needs and demands of the project.
  • Collaborate with project personnel to ensure project success.


  • A Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or a related discipline from a recognized institution.
  • At least 5 years of experience in utility systems management in an industrial or pharmaceutical setting.
  • Strong communication skills with a knack for both oral and written presentations.
  • Prior experience in a regulated manufacturing setting. A robust understanding of local, state, and federal regulations is essential.
  • Proficiency in crafting clear, concise, and convincing professional documents.

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