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Project Engineer

Job Title: Project Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cork
REF: 90624
Job Published: 11 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Caroline Kingston
Telephone: 0868395531

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

Major/Key Accountabilities
  • Act as client owner representative to provide direction and oversee design, construction and commissioning progression by an EPCMV (Architect & Engineering Firm) design firm.
  • Participate in design, construction, commissioning and qualification in collaboration with other project team members, operations personnel, outside contractors and suppliers.
  • Liaising with various operations teams regarding impact of construction work in specific areas and agreement of scheduling of works, thus minimising interruption to site business.
  • Liaise with stakeholders, equipment vendors, business partners, and SMEs at other sites within the Manufacturing Network as required to support project delivery.
  • Input to monitoring & control of project cost and schedule in collaboration with other team members.
  • Input to continuous monitoring and management of project execution risks and establishment of contingency plans where necessary.
  • Ensure there is a strong safety culture and performance in the execution of capital projects, advocating safe work practices and culturing and reinforcing safety values amongst all team members.
  • Participate in walk down and sign off of new installations, verifying compliance with all relevant site and corporate specifications.
  • Drive continuous improvement in project quality, deriving excellence in project execution. Identification and reporting of deviations from approved practice. Resolution of deviations from approved practice, including after action reviews.
  • Participate in safe handover of systems at mechanical completion and IOQ completion. Management of system energisation.
  • Minimum qualification B.Sc. or M.Sc./M.Eng Degree in Chemical, Process or Mechanical Engineering or equivalent discipline.
Skills and Knowledge:
  • Minimum of 5 Years post academic experience in pharmaceutical or biopharmaceutical design, construction & start-up environment.
  • Understands the typical project life cycle from concept through to qualification and has proven experience in this area.
  • Appreciation and experience of working in strongly regulated GMP environment.
  • Strong organizational and planning skills Strong interpersonal skills and an understanding of the customer/client relationship involved in project management.
  • Good communication /presentation skills.
  • Consensus building skills.
For further information on this Project Engineer role in Cork please contact Caroline Kingston on 0868395531 /
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