Mechanical Engineer

Posted by CK Group- Science, Clinical and Technical on 08/11/2019 - Expiring soon!

08/11/2019 - Expiring soon!
CK Group- Science, Clinical and Technical
CK Group is recruiting for a Mechanical Engineer to join a company in the Pharmaceutical industry at their site based in Carlow on a contract basis for 11 months and has a hourly rate of €34 PAYE
The Company:
Our client is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. This position sits within their Manufacturing Division, which consists of a team of dedicated, energetic individuals, committed to being the most trusted supplier of pharmaceuticals and health products worldwide. They have an interdependent global manufacturing network that's committed to delivering a compliant, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time, across the globe.
The Location:
The role is based at our client's site in Carlow, Ireland. Carlow is a fascinating town which pre dates written Irish history, has played a major part in Irish history and even served as the capital of the country in the 14th century. Carlow is located approximately 50 miles from Dublin and has good rail links as well as being close to the N9 & N80 roads.
The Role:
·Provide effective support to Production in all aspects of maintenance planning, from analysis of the work requested to determination of the actual work to be performed, tasks, task sequence and methodology plus the identification of resources including skills, labour, crew size, parts and materials, special tools and equipment. Be the point of contact for all related maintenance inventory related queries.
·Help develop planning schedules for Preventative Maintenance (PM) and Calibrations using a Computerized Maintenance Management System. Ensure the PM plan is fully developed with inventory assigned and built to the BOM based on the equipment hierarchy.
·Coordinate maintenance planning and preventative maintenance through completion of planned and emergency work orders, calibrations, PMs etc. Document maintenance work, including upgrades, made to existing equipment, including preventative maintenance performed and parts used, to ensure appropriate documentation and records of repair history utilising site based systems.
·Help to develop detailed shutdown plans/projects & schedule with all stakeholders and track and report on progress during shutdown/project execution.
Your Background:
o Time served Apprenticeship or equivalent Certificate/Diploma in an Engineering or related discipline is required
o Would typically have prior related work experience; ideally in a manufacturing, preferably GMP setting
o Sterile filling processes and equipment
o Knowledge of regulatory/code requirements to Irish, European and International Codes, Standards and Practices
o Report, standards, policy writing skills required
o Proficiency in Microsoft Office and job related computer applications required
o Lean Six Sigma Methodology experience desired
Please note that your CV should show exact dates of employment (month and year) and any gaps of a month or more should be explained.

CK Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference 46973 in all correspondence.
Start Date:
Contract Length:
11 months
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