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Process Technical Specialist

Job Title: Process Technical Specialist
Location: Cork
REF: 90618
Job Published: 11 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Anne Gough
Telephone: 0860449473

Process Technical Specialist
Our client, a pharmaceutical company in Cork are currently looking to recruit a Process Technical Specialist for their site on a 2 year contract.

Primary Activities/Responsibilities:
  • Lead and participate in problem solving teams across all areas of the IPT (e.g. reliability, Safety, Quality (e.g. CAPA/DN/MDNs etc).
  • Lead and close process related deviations and reports.
  • Support Operations team to consistently deliver on specific area Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), e.g. EHS metrics, Production Plan, OEE, compliance and team training.
  • Provides frontline technical EHS support & coaching to the operational team and be first point of contact for safety related concerns (e.g. Entropy actions/MOC/Permits/Risk assessments).
  • Protocol/report authoring/execution/oversight/approval as appropriate
  • Ensure highest Quality, Compliance and Safety standards.
  • Participate and comply with the company Manufacturing Division Quality Management Systems (QMS) requirements, including ownership, as relevant.
  • Provide ongoing coaching and support to cross functional team members, to share process, engineering and maintenance best practices.
  • Provide coaching and development to all technicians within the IPT.
  • Tactical Implementation & Support for reliability equipment initiatives.
  • Ensure supply of high quality product through ensuring equipment availability; maximize team member performance through continuous process improvement initiatives.
  • Provide technical, process and engineering expertise within a wide range of projects within the IPT, such as the introduction of new equipment and process's.
  • Author/approve Change controls and MIDAS documents as appropriate.
We require a candidate with:
  • Level 8 honours degree in a science or engineering discipline.
  • 1 years Engineering/Technical experience within a GMP Environment preferred.
  • Demonstrated knowledge in more than one pharmaceutical and/or chemical manufacturing operation (e.g. manufacturing, quality, engineering, automation etc).
  • At least 1 years' experience in the Pharmaceutical industry or a similar operating environment with experience in a Technical role in a manufacturing environment.
  • Knowledge of and experience in applying Lean Six Sigma and Lean methodologies, with an understanding of regulatory and validation requirements.
  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt desirable.
  • Proven capability to support the day to day operations within the IPT
  • Demonstrated successes in a team environment, such as project teams, Lean Six Sigma team, etc.
  • Demonstrated problem solving capabilities
  • Proven ability to implement lean projects.
  • Demonstrated leadership and change management skills with a continuous improvement focus.
  • Ability to interact with multiple stakeholders.
For further information on this Process Technical Specialist role in Cork please contact Anne Gough on 0860449473 /
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