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Project Engineer

Job Title: Project Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Cork
REF: 91066
Job Published: 11 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Caroline Kingston
Telephone: 0868395531

Project Engineer
Our client, a medical device company in Cork are currently looking to recruit a Project Engineer for their site.

Responsible for providing advanced engineering, design, and construction of manufacturing facilities, systems, and equipment; and providing engineering and technical support for complex production and processing equipment.

  • Develop engineering standards throughout platform
  • Project Management for strategic and cross site projects
  • Coordinate with GTS Platform lead to ensure alignment with technology standards and engineering specifications for manufacturing technology
  • Technical Support for Global Platform Engineering Maintenance lead for Engineering issues
  • Develop and drive engineering standards throughout platform and ensure application of standards at all sites
  • Engineering SMEs to drive adoption and support projects for Standard Design platforms; train engineers on standards; work with the Company to maintain and develop Standard Design Platforms
  • Engineering SMEs to support project delivery process, C&Q, and FPX standards to drive deployment. Work with the Company to provide training, maintain, update standards
  • Monitors the status of programs and project, provides technical interpretation and expertise, ensures adherence to policies, procedures, government regulations, and customer specifications.
  • Provides technical leadership and supports execution of EHS&S policies and procedures
  • Lead engineering execution of projects and initiatives in the platform, for strategic projects and across sites.
  • Generates capital equipment appropriations required for new process implementation or facilities and controls expenditures to ensure compliance with timing and budget requirements.
  • Ensures attainment of project and program schedules, budgets, procedures and revenues by developing and monitoring the budget and approval process.
  • Keeps senior management informed on project and program status by creating, maintaining, and presenting written reports on project and program status, tests, costs, issues, and performance against established targets on a regular basis.
  • Provides technical leadership of cross functional teams on many different projects/ process improvements and resolves inter-functional issues
  • Ensures the documentation of project and program activities and deliverables.
  • Ensures proper system integration by overseeing the development of the systems integration and systems assurance test plans and procedures; reviews test results.
  • Ensure project compliance with EHS&S policies and procedures
  • Coordinate with GTS group to ensure alignment on technical standards and project execution for technical transfer projects/NPI
  • Researches business and technical issues to establish what is being done and where improvements are possible.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational seminars and trade shows, reviewing professional publications and analysing new trends.
Bachelors/Masters qualification
  • Proven track record in Project Engineering/Management in the pharmaceutical industry including design construction and commissioning and qualification.
  • Strong technical skills in pharmaceutical equipment and facilities engineering.
  • Strong communication skills.
Other Skills, Experience and Education
  • Leadership skills
  • Proven technical skills
  • Ability to organise medium complexity technical issues
  • Ability to work effectively in a changing environment
  • Knowledge of equipment and process validation and documentation procedures and processes
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Results orientated, completes tasks
  • Conscientious, self-directed and motivated
  • Proven problem solver
  • Organised and results orientated
  • Ability to take ownership
  • Develop good working relationships across the business
  • Ability to motivate and lead - must be team orientated
  • Honest, open, flexible approach

Methodology/Certification Requirements
  • Relevant Engineering Degree or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 1 years’ experience in a technical position
  • Technical leadership
  • Advanced technical degree
  • Prior experience in a GMP or medical device manufacturing environment
  • Prior experience in equipment and process validation activities
  • Process development experience
  • Equipment conceptual skills
  • Experience of bespoke capital equipment

For further information on this Project Engineer role in Cork please contact Caroline Kingston on 0868395531 /
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