Engineering Maintenance Technician

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Engineering Maintenance Technician

Pfizer Pharmaceuticals - Grange Castle, Dublin 

Initial 6-month contract. Extended day role (no night shift involved).

About the Role:

  • Support a dynamic maintenance team with a high safety orientated Culture, in cGMP compliant work environment at all times.
  • You will be part of a multiskilled maintenance team responsible for front line maintenance across the Drug Substance building. Supporting the Area Process Centric Teams (PCT).
  • Responsible for completion of all maintenance tasks according to relevant SOPs.
  • Complete all maintenance Planned routines assigned to Drug Substance Engineering teams and oversee the completion of maintenance routines by third party suppliers.
  • Integrate with your PCT team members within both the engineering and manufacturing organizations to help develop and support area Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) process.
  • Perform detail troubleshooting of issues identified during routine operations.
  • Assist with the investigation of and operations deviations through Quality System, engaging with all relevant personnel and functions as appropriate.
  • Seek opportunities for Continuous Improvement through the use of Lean/Six Sigma tools as part of daily operations (Standard Work, TPM, 5S, Method 1, 2 etc.)
  • Where necessary assist in any in Facility and Equipment start up and Validation activities. Provide input on equipment installation, start-up, operation and troubleshooting to support introduction of new products into sustaining operations.
  • Capable of working with individuals and with a team of up to 24 people


About You:

  • Electrical or Mechanical trade qualification or equivalent Diploma/Degree is essential.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a biopharmaceutical or pharmaceutical cGMP manufacturing.
  • Experience executing Engineering tasks using Engineering maintenance management systems including EAMs.
  • Experience to include activities such as Clean in Place/Steam in Place Systems, Washers, Autoclaves, Large Bio reactors/ Buffer vessels, Conjugation, Column Packing, Ultrafiltration/Diafiltration, Chromatography and Sterile Filtration
  • Experience in troubleshooting equipment and/or processing issues during startup and cGMP production within Grade C/D manufacturing areas.
  • Experience with use of Lean Tools such as Standard Work/5S and Six Sigma Tools such as Method 1 and 5 Whys
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, positive influence, team orientation, attention to detail, documentation skills, problem identification and problem solving skills.
  • An ability to work independently, and as a member of a self – managed shift team in a dynamic, fast-paced environment that requires flexibility and initiative.

If interested, please send a copy of your CV to Apply today!

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Shyni Fernandez

Talent Partner - Pfizer +353 1 614 6053
  • Salary:Negotiable
  • Location:Grange Castle
  • Type:Contract
  • Category:Engineering