• 14 Danville Business Park, Kilkenny, R95 F727, Ireland
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  • GC North Valley Business Centre, Old Mallow Road, Cork, T23 KC67, Ireland +353 21 206 6178 info@prochem.ie
  • Senior Process Engineer – Cork

    Role Summary:


    • Provide process engineering input & leadership across all areas of the site operations.
    • Identify and implement operational improvement initiatives e.g. to improve Yield, OEE, DPMO reduction etc.
    • Assist in CAPEX generation & AOP analysis/support.
    • Assist in execution of Capital Projects.
    • Leverage best practices from company divisions as well as from other industries to deliver world class performance in plant and equipment design, project implementation etc.


    Core Duties and Responsibilities:


    • Implement sustainable engineering practices and programs ensuring sustainability in plant design and operation.
    • Act as a key interface between Operations, Engineering & Maintenance teams and to ensure seamless handover of projects to plant operations.
    • Provide subject matter expertise in equipment selection, process design, commissioning and validation.
    • Provide technical support for miscellaneous processing/quality issues to Operations & Quality team.
    • Identify and deliver strategy for the site in conjunction with Operations/Engineering Manager.
    • Participate in and /or lead LSS/productivity initiatives.
    • Facilitate the introduction of lean manufacturing principles to the operation
    • Act as a key interface with the Global R&D, Engineering, Quality & EHS teams
    • Communicate best practices to other parts of the business as appropriate.
    • Assist in improving process capability across all processes across the site.
    • Generate training documentation as required and deliver on site training.
    • Develop and update SOPs as required.
    • Management, reporting and taking corrective action on agreed KPIs as required.
    • Assist in providing a safe place of work, investigate incidents and accidents and apply appropriate corrective actions.
    • Participate and lead change management initiatives.


    Minimum Qualifications and Experience:


    • Degree qualification in Chemical, Process, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering (or other equivalent engineering experience).
    • Several years process industry experience in engineering with additional operations or maintenance exposure and extensive capital project management experience.
    • Excellent technical skills.
    • Knowledge of process related standards.
    • Experience in process simulations.
    • Working knowledge of process engineering software packages.
    • CAD or AutoCad skills.
    • Familiarity with health and safety regulations.
    • Analytical thinker with strong interpersonal skills.
    • Design, Procurement and Installation.
    • Construction, Commissioning and Validation.
    • Environmental, health and safety management.
    • Contractor and Construction Management.


    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.