Lilly Engineer-Process in Indianapolis, Indiana



  • Provide Engineering support, including but not limited to, equipment troubleshooting, training, upgrades, efficiency and safety improvements, etc.

  • Through the use of data, identify and implement changes that will improve work center efficiency and safety improvements, quality, and productivity

  • Support new product launches and/or product changes

  • Originate and investigate quality events utilizing RCA

  • Author and execute regulatory documentation including IQ/OQ/PQ/PR’s to ensure a state of control of assigned work center

  • Lead in the design, testing, and installation of equipment

  • Build internal/external relationships with sister plants and suppliers to support replication of best practices

  • Lead or support the unit teams and troubleshoot equipment related problems on packaging lines

  • Track equipment downtime, identify bottleneck, and report downtime appropriately

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Additional Skills/Preferences:

  • Read, write, and speak English fluently

  • Individual must be able to use required personal protective equipment (PPE) as necessary.

  • Individual must have a strong understanding of quality systems and cGMP requirements.

  • Ability to apply fundamental engineering principles to process understanding, problem solving and process improvement.

  • Professional Engineering License

  • Strong Root Cause Analysis understanding

  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt

  • Knowledge of process automation

  • Expertise in FMEA’s

Additional Information:

  • Overnight travel may be required.

  • On call support during off shift to support packaging operation

  • Flex hours possible

  • Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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Engineer-Process Automation

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Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in an Engineering discipline with minimum 2 years post degree professional industrial experience

  • Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Lilly does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position.

Company Overview:

At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 39,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.





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North America