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  • North Valley Business Centre, Cork, T23 KC67, Ireland     +353 21 206 6178     info@prochem.ie
  • Project Engineer – Sligo

    Role Summary:


    • A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Project Engineer at our client’s pharmaceutical facility in Co. Sligo.
    • To provide a Manufacturing Engineering service to the plant, in order to maximise the availability of Manufacturing, Utilities and Facilities Equipment.
    • To manage engineering projects when and were required.
    • To ensure continual compliance with the policies relating to Personnel, Quality, Engineering, Safety and Finance.
    • To support the engineering teams in controlling uptime of equipment and optimizing efficiencies.
    • To support the Engineering team with the emphasis on continual operational improvements and employee equipment training and development.


    Core Duties and Responsibilities:


    • Assist with the management and supporting of manufacturing equipment development.
    • Preparation of capital expenditure requests for plant.
    • Develops monthly engineering metrics.
    • Ensure successful external, Division and Corporate audits.
    • Ensure compliance with calibration requirements.
    • Issue management reports as requested and on time.
    • Management of relevant budgets within target.
    • Ensure safety standards are met and safe working practices adhered to.
    • Implementation of equipment/process upgrade in an environment of continuous improvement.
    • Support the Engineering Team in ensuring that manufacturing equipment is maintained to meet the required legal, divisional and corporate standards.
    • Liaise with Division Engineering as required.
    • Ensure the effective management of appropriate internal and external plant projects.
    • Implementation of all relevant policies relating to Personnel, Quality, Engineering & Safety.
    • Supervise external contractors.
    • Negotiate cost / quality effective external contracts.
    • Prepare appropriate CAPA plans and implement timelines.


    Minimum Qualifications and Experience:


    • Degree qualified in Engineering (Chemical /Mechanical/ Process or other relevant discipline)
    • Minimum of 5 years relevant experience working in a GMP regulated environment (ideally Pharma/ Biotech)
    • Minimum 3 years working on capital projects (equipment installations, facility upgrades, etc.)
    • Familiar with change control systems (Trackwise and Soltrags) and requirements.
    • On-site experience in an API Manufacturing environment (reactors, pumps, filter dryers, mills, gloveboxes) and/ or a Drug Product Manufacturing environment (tablet presses, capsule filling, roller compaction, granulation, fluid bed dryer, post hoists, gloveboxes).
    • Capable of taking a project and executing autonomously from start to finish, including contractor management, budget forecasting/control, etc.
    • Exceptional leadership and decision-making skills.
    • Ability to work to tight deadlines and deliver on set targets.


    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.