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Facilities Engineer (Contract)


ICDS Recruitment




Facilities Engineer (Contract) - County Waterford. In this role you will provide engineering support and leadership to site capital projects enabling the delivery of high quality projects safely, on time and within budget. The implementation and development of innovative systems to build excellence in process and equipment development and installation is a key element of the role. The role will initially support and deliver on capital projects with the launch of the company's packaging operation, however interfacing with key functions across the campus and supply chain will be a requirement to ensure the successful development of the role and to support and deliver on key business objectives. Key Responsibilities: Construction/Project Management- • Execution and project management responsibility for the construction of the packaging facility from a facilities aspect, inclusive of air handling systems, chillers, and air compressors. • Life cycle cost considered in designs for maximum long term efficiency and reliability. • Follow site procedures in Project Management best practice, including PM methodologies, design, documentation management and standards. • Ensure scope is understood, communicated and locked through appropriate charter for the project. • Highlight and mitigate risks as early as possible. • Manage budgets to ensure control is maintained at all times. • Direct PFMEA studies and lead Risk assessments effort for the overall process. • Design, develop and source all relevant equipment, source tools, fixtures and specialist equipment as required for successful implementation and project delivery. • Manage scope through approved change control for any changes. • Ensure the quality of all works completed is to the highest standards and on schedule. • Ensure all documentation is appropriately reviewed and signed off. • Coordinate and attend FAT’s as required. • Ensure validation methodology is clear and integrated into the project from URS onwards. • Ensure documentation, training and handover meet the customer’s expectations. Contractor Co-ordination- • Ensure contracts are binding and clearly linked to project scope, schedule, budget and specific skill sets. • Develop relationships with contractors. Ensure they understand the business and are compliant to site procedures. • Day to day supervision and management of construction contractors. Reporting and Governance- • Provide timely and accurate reporting on project activities. • Report covering 1) Schedule, 2) Cost control, 3) Project scope and 4) Risks and mitigations, compiled at appropriate intervals. • All Project related information stored centrally. Health, Safety and the Environment- • Comply with legislative requirements for construction projects. • Ensure Safety Management is paramount in project delivery processes. • Comply at all times with Health, Safety and Environmental policy and procedure. • Continuously promote a positive safety culture by challenging yourself and others to prioritise safety in everything you do. Quality Compliance- • Ensure all work carried out is in compliance with the required standards, conforming to company, cGMP, cGLP, SOP’s, regulatory guidelines. • Take ownership for quality compliance in all activities you are responsible for. • Assume responsibility for process / equipment and facility qualification and put in place a schedule for re-qualification. Minimum Qualifications & Experience sought: • Qualified to a minimum of Degree level in an Engineering discipline. • Ample previous experience in contractor supervision, particularly in a construction site environment. • Experience and knowledge of Pharma sector ‘clean’ and ‘black’ utilities and the qualification thereof. • Safe pass. • At least 3 years' Project Management experience, preferably in the Pharma sector. • Knowledge and understanding of current construction and safety at work regulations. • Ability to manage multiple conflicting demands and to prioritise accordingly. • Knowledge of Pharma facilities is essential. This job originally appeared on

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160 days ago