Maintenance Engineer - Contractor Role

Job description

Sigmar Recruitment have a unique new contracting opportunity for an experienced Maintenance Engineer to work with our globally recognised client in Cork. This is a 23 month contracting role, offering excellent working conditions and career development.

The overall purpose of this role is to ensure equipment is maintained in a safe, compliant and efficient manner. The successful candidate will have a high level of initiative and self-motivation. You will be part of a high performing organisation where flexibility and team work are crucial.

Core Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Develop plan for all onsite equipment to be categorised for maintenance activities in order of criticality

  • Plan budget for onsite facilities and maintenance works ensuring to adhere to this at all stages of the financial year

  • Organise and monitor all quality records and activities ensuring adherence to cGMP’s, environmental and statutory regulations

  • Coordinate alarm response strategy for all shifts

  • Manage all aspects of the change process with regards to maintenance activities, ensuring all changes are recorded and risk assessed appropriately in order to meet cGMP and safety requirements

  • Create a strategy for continuous improvement across all aspects of facilities and maintenance

  • Provide accurate and comprehensive reports and analysis of key maintenance metrics

  • Take responsibility for set up and control of site maintenance contracts, repairs and maintenance activities

Candidate Specification:

  • Third level qualification in Engineering or Science discipline

  • Previous experience working in GMP and pharmaceutical environments

  • Strong working knowledge of cGMP compliance

  • Previous experience creating and implementing maintenance and reliability programs

  • Proven experience utilising clean and black utilities

  • Excellent aptitude for engineering systems and equipment

  • High level of proficiency utilising reliability excellence methodologies

  • IT literate (MS Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Adobe Abrobat)

  • Previous experience working with CMMS systems (e.g. SAP or EAM)

If this sounds like the role for you, call Rebecca, TODAY on 021-4847137 or email your CV direct to