Calibration Engineer, SME

Job Title: Calibration Engineer, SME
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cork
REF: 123536
Contact Name: Larry O’Leary
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 3 years ago

Job Description

Calibration Engineer, SME
Our client, a healthcare multinational company, now seek an experienced Calibration Engineer who will be an SME for all Calibrations on site and work as part of the equipment engineering team in their facility. This is a permanent role based in Cork.

The successful candidate will be a co-ordinate monthly calibration schedule of works with Calibration Technicians to complete same to plan. Also, this hire will be a SME for Calibrations in all internal & external quality audits & support in same in the role as audit facing SME for the Site.

The hire will provide Maintenance support to Operations, in ensuring operational goals and objectives are achieved for the plant.

Responsibilities for Calibration Engineer:
SME in the role of equipment calibrations and provide guidance/recommendations on calibration capability/reliability.
Generate Monthly Schedule of Calibrations for both Site & External Calibrations.
Manage unplanned/unscheduled calibrations as they arise.
Generate & Approve Equipment Calibration Specifications (ECS) for new Equipment in conjunction with Value Stream Engineers.
Maintain a review of existing SOP’s and update as necessary.
Create new SOP’s in Calibration as required.
Review & Approval of all on Site and External Calibration works.
Generate & manage all non-conforming events (NCEPs) in the Calibration function.
Provide training to calibration technicians as required.
Possesses a broad knowledge of the business and service provision in calibrations.

Requirements for Calibration Engineer:
Degree or Masters in relevant Engineering or Science discipline (Manufacturing, Mechanical, Electronic, Production etc.)
2 years’ experience in a similar / relevant role in GMP environment, ideally in a FDA regulated environment.
Experience in the use of Blue Mountain Regulatory Asset Manager (BMRAM) or equivalent system an advantage.

Please contact Larry on +353 1-2302400 /

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