Automation & Manufacturing IT Systems Engineer

A large global pharmaceutical facility expanding due to a new product introduction for the site. This innovative company focuses on developing and manufacturing a diverse portfolio of products with 5 strategic locations across the island of Ireland.

The Position

This Automation Manager position reports into the Head of Engineering and leads a team of engineering and technical professionals. As part of your role, you will:

  • Deliver proposals to the business supporting the development of automation and IT platforms
  • Drive technical site projects to improve existing processes and improve productively within the facility
  • Facilitate new and innovative projects on-site such as continuous manufacturing, new CI campaigns and new equipment proposals to improve efficiencies within the facility
  • Mentor and support project team members to develop skills across the business

The Person

  • All applicants to this Automation Manager role must have a Degree in Engineering with a minimum of 3 years’ experience
  • The right person will have experience working across ERP & MES platforms in a regulated GMP manufacturing operation – Pharmaceutical, Bio-tech or medical devices sectors
  • A strong communicator with the ability to work within a team to achieve a common objective
  • Flexible approach to work and a positive attitude will be a good fit with the team dynamic and work ethic
  • An autonomous individual who can work on their own initiative, who is ambitious and has strong problem-solving skills

The Benefits

  • Salary €70,000 – €90,000
  • Performance Bonus-14%
  • Family healthcare plan
  • Pension contribution scheme
  • 23 days annual leave
  • Parking
  • Subsidised canteen

Please contact Chris Dennehy at HRM for a confidential conversation on 021 4511195

Salary: €55000 - €75000 Location: Cork