Plant Equipment Engineer

Website Kyron Innovative Technologies

We have an exciting opportunity for a Plant Equipment Engineer at a state of the art Biologics facility in Co. Meath.

The Engineer will work closely with a team of design and build engineers to transition from project to sustain for all manufacturing assets and processes.

Job Description:

  • Perform supporting activities for operational readiness, equipment qualification and site projects.
  • Co-ordinate and support site engineering and maintenance reliability initiatives and programmes.
  • Author compliance documents e.g. SOPs, WIs, Change Controls
  • Identify, negotiate and onboard specialist service providers to support the maintenance of Biotech manufacturing equipment and instruments.
  • Set up a variety of maintenance tasks including but not limited to preventative maintenance, corrective maintenance, predictive data collection in a GxP environment using site CMMS.
  • Lead and support site investigations, identifying root cause identify measures to prevent recurrence.
  • Participate in FATs and SATs for manufacturing equipment
  • Set up and deliver training for the maintenance of manufacturing equipment to be delivered to the sustaining team
  • The candidate will have strong problem solving and trouble shooting skills. 
  • The candidate will have experience with Biotech manufacturing equipment

Experience, Knowledge & Skills:

  • 5-7 years’ experience in biotechnology and/ or pharmaceutical industry or equivalent.
  • A good understanding of manufacturing processes, maintenance and reliability best practices.
  • CQV experience in a post IQ/OQ environment
  • Understanding of compliance documentation and processes
  • Ability to think logically and be proactive under pressure.
  • Flexible and self-motivated.

Qualifications and Education

  • 3rd level qualification in an Engineering, technical discipline or equivalent
  • Safe pass and Manual Handling certified
  • Irish Work Permit Essential

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