Equipment Services Program Manager

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Contact Name: Larry O’Leary
Contact Email: larry@rftgroup.ie

Job Description

Equipment Services Program Manager
Our client, a world class Medical Devices manufacturer based in Galway, seeks an Equipment Services Program Manager who will lead numerous equipment projects, from RFIs to defining the scope of equipment needs, develop concept solutions and provide cost estimates with respect to the agreed scope, delivering automated equipment into manufacturing, within the Engineering Center of Excellence.

This represents an attractive opportunity for an experienced Equipment Services Program Manager, who wishes to advance their career into R&D with an innovative Engineering group, working with cutting edge technology in Medtech. Strong opportunity for career progression and leadership development given the high visibility of work content and progressive nature of these projects.

The successful candidate will connect with equipment owners to understand their manufacturing challenges and gain a deep understanding of the solutions they require, assessing and determining specification requirements, creating project scope and agreed timelines, to sign-off and delivery of final solution.

Key Responsibilities for Equipment Services Program Manager:
Work with the broader Equipment Team to develop concepts and estimate costings for upcoming projects prior to customer final approval.
Develop Request for Quotation (RFQ) documents for external vendors to review prior to submission of quotes.
Work with external vendors to attain accurate quotes for project requirements.
Prepare and present detailed proposals on solutions within scope.
Provide detailed handovers to implementation engineering teams.
Liaise with Project Tech Leads to discuss key project requirements.

Requirements for Equipment Services Program Manager:
Engineering qualification equivalent to or above NFQ Level 8.
6+ years’ experience in a similar Equipment Services Program / Project Manager role.
Proven Technical knowledge to consult & interpret both Mechanical & Electrical drawing information is preferable.
Strong communication skills including presenting system concepts to a wider team is essential.
Ability to network across the organisation and build strong relationships.
Strong computer MS Office skills (PP, Word, Excel, etc.).
Must demonstrate an imaginative and creative approach to problem-solving and continuous improvement.
Self-motivated and demonstrate an energetic work ethic when defining project requirements.
Fundamental understanding of Project Management Systems, principles, and activities.
Team performer with proven ability to deliver projects on time and within budget.
Keen interest in automation and the latest technologies in this field.

Please phone Larry on +353 (0)1-2302400 / larry@rftgroup.ie

The RFT Group, BioPharmaceutical Division specialise exclusively in the recruitment of scientists, engineers and executives for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device sectors. www.rftgroup.ie

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