Facilities Engineer, Project Manager

Job Title: Facilities Engineer, Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cork
REF: 123471
Contact Name: Larry O’Leary
Contact Email: larry@rftgroup.ie
Job Published: over 3 years ago

Job Description

Facilities Engineer, Project Manager
Our client, a bluechip manufacturing company based in Cork, now seek a Facilities Engineer on a permanent basis for the on going maintenance support in order to facilitate a smooth operation of all on site equipment.

The successful candidate will supervise and assist Service Contractors involved in Utilities Maintenance / Projects, while also generating maintenance work orders and report on work completion. This hire will ensure Utilities are compliant with current regulatory and best practice requirements.

This role will oversee operational and monitoring of central support utilities including Water/ Steam/ HVAC/ Compressed Air / Special Gases/ Refrigeration Systems / BMS/CMS/Vacuum/Chilled Water/Boilers/Humidifiers/DI Water.

Responsibilities for Facilities Engineer:
Ensure all facility items such as cleanrooms, Air /nitrogen supply, product contact water etc. are compliant with FDA / ISO standards
Identify and implement cost/energy saving measures and contributes to site Energy Management Program
Ensure compliance with Quality, Regulatory, safety and Energy standards and demonstrate a primary commitment to patient care and product quality.
Monitoring and operating operational status of Utilities (scheduled and unscheduled) including the end of line device use of CMMS, BMS, CMS including maintaining the databases.
Fault Finding and Diagnostics on all utilities/infrastructural equipment.
Generate maintenance work orders and report on work completion.
Maintenance of Documentation and Systems for cGMP compliance and understands and complies with all the regulations governing the quality systems.
Providing Technical input into system optimisation, equipment development and new equipment selection.
Compiling Utilities Equipment Performance reviews.
Use of RFT tools to optimise equipment performance.
Provide input into annual shutdown activities on utilities systems and equipment
Co-ordinate/provide training to maintenance personnel as required.
Develop/update SOPs as required for Utilities operations
Input and Maintenance of site fire alarm and fire suppression/response systems including loss prevention surveys

Requirements for Facilities Engineer:
Bachelor’s Degree (level 8) in Construction Engineering/Management, Mechanical Engineering, Building Services Engineering or equivalent.
5 years’ experience operating in a fast paced manufacturing environment, ideally GMP.
Project and construction management experience would be a distinct advantage for this role.
Demonstrated co-ordination of services on refurbishment/project work.
Experienced with CAD, CMMS, BMS/CMS.
Excellent communications ability.
Experience in problem solving and process improvement methodologies.

Please phone Larry on 01-2302400 / larry@rftgroup.ie / www.rftgroup.ie

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