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Job ID : 1313458 Date Updated : May 18th, 2024


Hiring Company 武田薬品工業株式会社
Location Yamaguchi Prefecture, Hikari-shi
Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 5 million yen ~ 8 million yen

Job Description

Please note this job requires business level Japanese in speaking, writing, and reading.  




Introduction of Department:

The Engineering Department of the Hikari Plant (Yamaguchi Prefecture) is a department that supports the life cycle (installation, start-up, operation, and renewal) of all facilities at the Hikari Plant by performing owner's engineering work (engineering work from the company's standpoint) related to facilities (construction, equipment, air conditioning, piping, electricity, and instrumentation) at the pharmaceutical manufacturing plant. This department supports the life cycle (installation, start-up, operation, and renewal) of all facilities at Hikari.




・規模の大きいプロジェクトでは、プロジェクトメンバとしてステークホルダから要件をヒアリングの上でエンジニアリング会社などと原薬・バイオ製造設備、製剤・包装設備のF/S, FEEDを行います。



This position is responsible for creating the future of the Hikari Plant and directly supporting the robust growth of Takeda's business by being an executing member of projects for the large-scale renewal of new facilities at the Hikari Plant, as well as the introduction of new products and the construction of new buildings to increase production of existing products. You will be primarily responsible for projects involving the introduction or modification of pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities (APIs, biologics, formulations, packaging, etc.), and will be involved in the following activities.

-Consideration of equipment specifications


-Purchase review and implementation

-Construction implementation

-Commissioning and qualification

-Negotiation with internal and external parties within the department and with external parties in connection with the above

・In large scale projects, as a project member, I will conduct F/S and FEED of API/Bio manufacturing facilities and formulation/packaging facilities with engineering companies, etc. after hearing requirements from stakeholders.

・When the facility plan is approved, we continue to implement EPC on a competitive bidding basis for commissioning and qualification, and hand over the process after PQ to the engineering/field/maintenance department.

General Requirements

Minimum Experience Level Over 3 years
Career Level Mid Career
Minimum English Level None
Minimum Japanese Level Fluent
Minimum Education Level Bachelor's Degree
Visa Status Permission to work in Japan required

Required Skills






Required Experience/Skills:

・Degree in mechanical or electrical/electronic engineering or equivalent knowledge.

・Technical knowledge of chemical/biotech plant equipment, production machinery equipment, electrical, electrical controls, automation systems, material handling equipment/systems, clean room equipment, etc.

・Willing to improve English language skills.

・5-10 years of experience in a design role in a manufacturing environment such as pharmaceutical manufacturing, food, cosmetics, chemical products, etc.




Preferred Work Experience and Qualifications:

・Experience in engineering and maintenance work in a chemical plant or in modifying or installing new automated automation and packaging equipment in a manufacturing environment.

・Experience in project management and other execution and administrative duties in capital investment projects is a plus.

Job Location

  • Yamaguchi Prefecture, Hikari-shi
  • Sanyo Line 3, Hikari Station

Work Conditions

Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 5 million yen ~ 8 million yen
Salary Bonuses Bonuses paid on top of indicated salary.
Work Hours 8:00-16:45
Holidays 土曜、日曜、祝日、メーデー、年末年始、年次有給休暇、特別有給休暇、リフレッシュ休暇、産前産後休暇、育児休暇、子の看護休暇
Job Division 光工場エンジニアリング部
Industry Pharmaceutical

Job Category

  • Construction and Industrial Technology > Designer (Equipment)
  • Electronics and Semiconductor Technology > Other (Electronics and Semiconductor Technology)
  • Electronics and Semiconductor Technology > Production Engineering (Electronics and Semiconductor Technology)
  • Electronics and Semiconductor Technology > Project Manager
  • Construction and Industrial Technology > Construction Management (Construction)

Company Details

Company Type Large Company (more than 300 employees)