Maintenance Engineer

Job description

No 1. pharmaceutical company in Ireland, needs you as an experienced Maintenance Engineer to join their Cork site on a 11 months' contract.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Leading equipment breakdown investigations.
  • Ensuring spare parts are linked correctly to the parent equipment.
  • Through data analysis and work with the craft teams identify re-occurring equipment issues and implement corrective plans.
  • Working with the projects team to ensure maintenance and reliability are considered as part of the design phase.
  • Introducing predictive maintenance techniques where they add value.
  • Proven record of co-ordinating, leading and implementing FMECA (Failure Modes, Effects and Criticality Analysis) studies for process equipment.
  • Proven track record of reviewing and simplifying PM’s through PM optimisation programme.
  • Knowledge of root cause analysis techniques for equipment troubleshooting and implementation of correctives actions.
  • Knowledge of process and utilities equipment.
  • Day to day support for Lab utility and equipment related breakdowns
  • Supporting Lab reliability strategy
  • Assisting with method statement generation and task supervisor ensuring jobs are completed in a safe manner


Job requirements:

  • 7+ years process / project management experience with a degree in mechanical or chemical engineering.
  • Must have a thorough understanding and application of engineering principles, concepts, industry practices and standards.
  • Must be able to provide solutions to moderately complex to semi-routine problems.
  • Must have the ability to recognise deviations from accepted practice as required.
  • Must be able to apply knowledge of current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs).


For a confidential discussion on this or any other current job opportunity please contact Marcel Skolimowski on 021 4847 138 /

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