Senior Project Engineer

  • Job Reference: 472870456-2
  • Date Posted: 14 January 2022
  • Recruiter: Confidential
  • Location: Tipperary, County Tipperary
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Role Summary

* A vacancy exists within our client's Global Engineering Solutions (GES) group for a Senior Project Engineer supporting GES capital projects based in Co. Tipperary.

* Reporting to the Global Engineering Solutions Project Manager based on site. This will be a key role in the GES organization which is currently executing significant Sterile, Pharmaceutical and Chem API projects.

* The Project Engineer will be a key member of the project management team on a 100MM capital project.

Core Duties and Responsibilities:

* Assist in the development of project plans and successfully execute them according to established schedule, cost and performance standards.

* Work closely with EPCM to effectively & efficiently progress the equipment design (dispensing & blending, roller compactor, compression, coating & cleaning).

* Manage design, construction, commissioning and qualification, schedule and cost in collaboration with other project team members, site personnel, outside contractors and suppliers.

* Track and report progress as required against project deliverables.

* Ensure there is a strong safety culture and performance in the execution of capital projects

* Monitor progress of project milestones with all team members and provide status reports. that all project stakeholders are informed and consulted on key project activities, progress and decisions.

* Develop and maintain appropriate electronic and paper documentation & filing systems to ensure that all project documents are filed during project execution and safely archived following project completion.

* Ensures that good Engineering practices are utilised and aligned with customer's needs from requirements gathering, through design and execution.

* Manage project changes and ensure all are captured, documented and assessed.

* Manage the execution of Commissioning & Qualification documentation.

* Manage a change control procedure to the assigned scope

* Participate in EPCMv led HAZOP and design reviews as lead GES Representative, ensuring stakeholder inputs are coordinated and appropriate

Minimum Qualifications and Experience:

* Must have as a minimum a 3rd level Degree in Engineering, preferably Chemical or Mechanical

* Preferable to have a qualification in project management - PMP or equivalent

* A minimum of 8 years of relevant experience in project management of capital projects in a high tech industry, preferably in Oral Solid Dosage.

* Proven level of experience in delivering significant capital projects within the pharmaceutical sector.

* Hands on attitude with the ability to sequence critical activities in planning work for.

* Ability to coordinate activities to deliver projects to an aggressive schedule

* Have knowledge of Cleanroom/HVAC/E&I, equipment and utilities systems

* Understands the typical project life cycle from concept through to qualification and has proven experience in this area.

* Familiar with engineering project management tools, financial management skills including an ability to work within budgets, and engineering technical skills.

* Proven knowledge, appreciation and experience of working in strongly regulated GMP environment

* Strong interpersonal skills and an understanding of the customer/client relationship involved in projects

* Excellent communication /presentation skills

* Superior organizational and planning skills

* Demonstrated performance and managing multi-functional teams.

* Demonstrated experience in leading projects from Design to Qualification.

To Apply

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Please note, we do not require agency assistance with this role