Utilities Plant Engineer - Permanent role
With a multinational Pharmaceutical Solid Dose company based in Newbridge,Kildare
This brief demands flexibility and cross-functional liaison and co-operation. In addition, the Plant Engineer is required to lead the safe and efficient operation of equipment and systems in compliance with regulatory requirements.
Key Areas of Responsibility:
o Provide people management and team development support to the technician teams.
o Ensure strict adherence to site policies/procedures, cGMP and environmental, health and safety regulations.
o Development of technical and operational standards for optimal equipment set up and operation.
o Execute responsibilities in line with Right First Time principles
o Drives complex defect elimination
o Root Cause analysis for elimination of repeat performance issues /occurrences
o Participate in decision making in consultation with relevant stakeholders
o Participate and drive Safety initiatives onsite
The successful candidate will have:
o Educated to degree level in an engineering discipline with relevant Pharmaceutical experience or suitable equivalence due to length of service and level of experience when working within the Pharmaceuticals / Food industry.
o Previous experience of clean utility systems essential.
o Strong Ownership and accountability
o Highly collaborative working.
o Knowledge of CMMS systems
o Six sigma – Green belt training desirable; completion of yellow belt or method 1 projects desirable.
o Good interpersonal skills.
o Proven track record of high performance & delivering results.
o Customer service focus.
Please note there is no relocation support for this role and a valid work permit is required.