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Engineering & Technical

Process Technical Specialist - Cork

Contract Type: Permanent
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Location: Cork
Date: 13/09/2018
Job Reference: 99097

Job Description

Contact: Deirdre Finnerty
Email: recruit@hero.ie
Telephone: 086 3073779

Process Technical Specialist
Our client, a pharmaceutical company in Cork is currently looking to recruit a Process Technical Specialist for their site.

Responsibilities:
  • The role will involve providing technical & equipment support to the Vaccines Integrated Process Team (IPT).
  • You will ensure on-going optimization of the process and manufacturing support to ensure the continued manufacture and supply of quality pharmaceutical products in meeting our Manufacturing Division Priorities of: Compliance, Supply, Strategy and Profit Plan.
  • As a Process Technical Specialist you will work with the IPT team to ensure the effective and efficient on-time delivery of batch production within the IPT area.
  • This requires the delivery of process excellence and reliability across all areas of the IPT

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
  • Level 8 honours degree in a science or engineering discipline.
  • 5 years Engineering/Technical experience within a GMP Environment preferred.
  • 5 years experience in a highly regulated manufacturing environment in a technical or manufacturing support role.
  • 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.
  • Demonstrated successes in a team environment, such as project teams, Lean Six Sigma team, etc.
  • Demonstrated problem solving capabilities
  • Ability to interact with multiple stakeholders.
  • This role may require you to work shift.
For further information on this Process Technical Specialist role in Cork please contact Deirdre Finnerty on 086 3073779 / recruit@hero.ie
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