Automation Manager

Job description

My client a Cork based pharmaceutical plant require an Automation Manager.

The candidiate will execute projects in a fast paced team environment.

Working as part of the Senior Leadership Team he/she will :

  • Propose, implement and control the Site's information and automation systems.
  • Ensure delivery of robust sustainable systems solutions .
  • Liaise and be accountable for the automation long term strategic delivery to site. 
  • Implement global Manufacturing Operational systems & Automation strategies .
  • Provide guidance on technologies and new automation trends for process reengineering.
  • Develop controls and vision systems to improve cost & quality of existing processes.
  • Facilitate internal resources & outside vendors in developing solutions for automated equipment.
  • Interface with equipment vendors to ensure machine delivery, integration & validation.
  • Support product, platform and cost improvement programs.
  • Deliver qualified vision systems & acquisition software, machine controls & PLC/SCADA's
  • Interfaces with SQA, QA and other groups to successfully validate software systems

Qualifications/Requirements :

  • Relevant degree with several years expereince in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • 5+ years proven track record in delivering automation solutions .
  • 3+ years + project management experience –  record of project delivery.
  • Excellent and proven team management skills.
  • Knowledge of Quality Assurance, SLC, Compliance and Data Integrity.
  • For information call Colin on O21-4847131 or mail