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  • GC North Valley Business Centre, Old Mallow Road, Cork, T23 KC67, Ireland +353 21 206 6178 info@prochem.ie
  • Project Engineer/ Manager (Packaging/ Automated Systems) – Waterford

    Specific Responsibilities:

    • Responsible for delivering various electrical, mechanical, automation, process & packaging equipment project throughout the complete project life-cycle from inception through to handover.
    • Responsible for managing all EHS requirements through the full life cycle of the project.
    • Develop User Requirements for systems by engaging with the site operations, EHS, maintenance, utilities, technical and quality teams ensuring that the proposed solutions are acceptable.
    • Undertake Design Reviews and Risk Assessments during design phase of the projects
    • Understand the core fundamental issues and develop mitigation plans for all project issues identified
    • Contractor supervision is a requirement for this position
    • Participate in engineering team initiatives on an as needed basis
    • Ensure that the site quality and engineering standards are adhered to
    • Understand the site/company Global Engineering Standards and ensure that all proposals developed and projects are delivered to site/company standards


    Essential Duties and Job Functions:

    • Plans, executes and tracks the progress of the project through the design phases and ensures that the key deliverables as per the site/company Project Management Framework are adhered to.
    • Works on own initiative and highlights potential design issues with proposals
    • Ability to work on multiple projects in parallel
    • Awareness of EU Safety Directives and demonstrated use of same on projects
    • Knowledge of CE, ATEX and machinery directive and demonstrated use of same on projects
    • Ability to deal with contractor and equipment vendor queries in a timely manner
    • In-depth knowledge of permit to work systems and LOTO


    Knowledge, Experience and Skills:

    • 5+ years project engineering / management experience with a degree level education in engineering (Electrical, Mechanical, Chemical, Process, Manufacturing Technology)
    • Experience of working with high speed packaging lines an advantage
    • Experience of serialization and track & trace an advantage
    • Knowledge of Process Control /Automation Systems an advantage
    • Knowledge of packaging line design and installation an advantage
    • Knowledge of Process, Mechanical and Utility Systems
    • Must have experience of working on projects within a GMP environment.
    • Must have a good appreciation for designing systems within a GMP environment.
    • Must have a thorough understanding and application of engineering principles, concepts, industry practices and standards.
    • Must be able to provide solutions to moderately complex to semi-routine problems.
    • Must have the ability to recognise deviations from accepted practice as required.
    • Must be able to apply knowledge of current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs).
    • Normally receives no instruction on routine work and general instructions on new assignments.
    • Strong verbal, technical writing, project management and interpersonal skills are required.
    • Knowledge of SAP/MERPs an advantage
    • Must have an understanding of the Safety, Health and Welfare at work (Construction) Regulations and the application of same when executing projects


    To Apply:

    If you would like to discuss this vacancy or to discuss your career and other job opportunities in confidence, contact us:

    GC North Valley Business Centre, Old Mallow Road, Cork, T23 KC67, Ireland.

    +353 21 2066178

    Click here to submit your CV

    Please note, we do not require agency assistance with this role.