Project Engineer



Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2024

Abbott is a global healthcare leader, creating breakthrough science to improve people’s health. We’re always looking towards the future, anticipating changes in medical science and technology.

Primary Function:

  • Ensure the execution of the capital project on processes, equipment, plant facilities are compliance with the Safety and GMP policies, procedures, standards, and statutory requirement
  • Deliver projects independently on time, on budget and in scope.
  • Manage project capital and expense cash flow budgets.
  • Manage project cost status-raise Purchase Orders, process invoices on a timely manner
  • Provide timely project status review
  • Manage key portfolios in Project Management Office such as Capital Planning, Site Master Planning, Shutdown Planning, Drawings Management and Metrics Reporting.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Implement plant continuous improvement projects and cost saving efforts.
  • Lead and implement workflow streamlining projects in the company.
  • Manage reward and recognition and employee engagement programs in the organization.
  • Perform data analysis on production data and identify opportunity for improvement.
  • Manage various improvement programs and workstreams in the plant, track and report benefits of projects.
  • Drive continuous improvement culture and mindset in the organization.
  • Any other duties as assigned by supervisor.


  • Bachelor Degree in Chemical/Mechanical/Electrical or in related discipline
  • Ideally 6-8 years’ experience in project management or manufacturing operations in manufacturing industry.
  • Experienced in project management and leading cross functional teams.
  • Conceptual understanding on Lean Six Sigma principles and Focused Problem Solving skills.
  • Strong communication skills, interpersonal skills and negotiation skills.
  • Proficient in statistical analysis, process mapping, graphic design skills will be an advantage.
  • Knowledge in Project management skills.
  • Able to react efficiently to situation and able to work independently.

*Kindly note this position is based in Tuas.

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