Perfect Day is on a mission to create a kinder, greener tomorrow using precision fermentation. Leveraging expertise across biology, food innovation, and consumer products, Perfect Day empowers companies to develop, scale, and commercialize next-generation products that satisfy market demands and champion a path towards a more sustainable future.  

Reporting to: Director – Admin Operations

Department: Engineering

Location: Bangalore

About the Company

Perfect Day is on a mission to create a kinder, greener tomorrow using precision fermentation. Leveraging expertise across biology, food innovation, and consumer products, Perfect Day empowers companies to develop, scale, and commercialize next-generation products that satisfy market demands and champion a path towards a more sustainable future.  

About the Department

Corporate Services: The Corporate Services Business Unit serves as the foundational infrastructure that enables the other three business units to drive Perfect Day's growth. These functions include Marketing, Communications, Finance, Legal, People & Culture, IT, Environmental Health & Safety (EH&S), Facilities, Lab Services, Capital and Strategic Projects.

Position Summary

Senior Executive/Assistant Manager – Instrumentation is responsible for managing utilities, upstream and downstream equipment on day-to-day basis in the laboratory.

What You Will Do

  • Experience in operation & maintenance related to automation & instrumentation in fermentation/ Pharma R&D, manufacturing and QC laboratory instruments.
  • Knowledge in maintenance & troubleshooting of analog instruments like Pressure gauge, Level gauge and Temperature gauge.
  • Experience in troubleshooting and maintenance of instrumentation (hardware and software) and control systems (including DCS & PLC)
  • Preparing and maintaining calibration records, instrument list, calibration planner of Temperature sensor, Temperature indicator, Temperature transmitter, Pressure gauge, Pressure transmitter, Flow meter, Level transmitter, weighing scale, Humidity instruments, pH and DO transmitter.
  • Prepare, maintain and review specifications for engineering drawings and process equipment.
  • Prepare Equipment installation drawings and ensure installation guidelines are followed.
  • Prepare, maintain, and review SOPs.
  • Attending breakdowns, troubleshoot and rectify basic issues in shortest possible time.
  • Ensure that Operational problems are promptly brought to the attention of the Technical Supervisor.
  • Plan and execute preventive maintenance program. At regular intervals, inspect the working condition of equipment and engineering systems and ensure that all standards are maintained.
  • Prepare and maintain reports.
  • Stay abreast of the technological advances in surveillance & safety of equipment.
  • Any other job or duties assigned by the management as and when required.

What You Bring

We have an opportunity to collaborate to use our unique contributions to create a kinder, greener tomorrow. The dynamic employee we seek is a Senior Executive/Assistant Manager – Instrumentation with these qualifications.

Education, Experience & Other Requirements

Diploma or Bachelor/ master’s degree in engineering related trades. Along with certification in related field & 6-10 years of experience in instrumentation maintenance.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Knowledge of operation and maintenance of respective utility / equipment / systems in Fermentation/ Pharma industry.
  • Experience in online sensor installation, qualification, and validation of different sensors (pH/ DO/ Temp/ Flow etc.)
  • Knowledge of preventive and breakdown maintenance.
  • SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition).
  • Troubleshooting of Hardware/Software issues; VFD programming; PLC hardware/software knowledge.
  • Should have process instrumentation knowledge and different type of Automation system communication protocols.
  • Should be conversant with Validation Documents, Preventive Maintenance.
  • Schedules/ Check sheets, SOP’s & Various Audit Procedures.
  • Knowledge of qualification program – FAT / SAT /DQ / IQ / OQ / PQ
  • Knowledge of metrological standards.
  • Regulatory Guidelines and Cleanroom requirements.
  • Standard instruments.
  • Calibration policies.

Language Skills

Fluent in English. Including reading, writing, listening, and speaking.

  • Active Listening
  • Speaking Impactfully
  • Proficient Writing
  • Attention to detail

 

 

 

 

 

 

Perfect Day is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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