Calibration Technician SHPGJP00008620 - Contract

Posted 05 June 2024
Salary€40 - €50 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineLife Sciences & Engineering Technologies, Science Leaders & Specialists
ContactMelissa Caramante

Job description

This position is with a global, values-based, R&D-driven biopharmaceutical leader committed to bringing Better Health and a Brighter Future to people worldwide. Their commitment to improving lives extends to the people who work there, and they strive to create an environment that fosters growth and development. This is a permanent role and will be based at the Dublin facility, one of three manufacturing sites this company operate in Ireland.

The Position

We are seeking a skilled and dedicated Calibration Technician to join their team. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in the calibration, testing, and repair of a variety of standard instrumentation and specialist equipment, ensuring compliance with industry practices and regulations.

You will be responsible for:

  • Perform calibrations on temperature, humidity, pressure, weight, flow, speed, conductivity, ph, and viscosity instrumentation, following company and cGMP procedures and requirements.
  • Investigate, diagnose, and rectify instrumentation faults arising during calibration.
  • Immediately report calibration non-conformances and generate deviation reports if required.
  • Calibration records should be entered into the CMMS system in accordance with ALCOA+ principles.
  • Ensure calibration reference standards are up-to-date and properly labeled and notify the Calibration Lead of any pending out-of-date equipment.
  • Maintain an organised, clean, and tidy working environment in line with 5S principles.
  • Adhere to approved company EHS risk assessments for elevated risk calibration activities and report all accidents, near misses, and unsafe conditions to site EHS.
  • Support routine safety inspections and Gemba walks related to calibration activities.
  • Comply with all HR policies and procedures, including timely reporting of absences.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Calibration Lead within the general remit of the role.

The Person

The successful candidate will have an Engineering Degree. Other requirements include:

  • Time served Electrical & Instrumentation apprenticeship, ONC/HNC in Electronics / Instrumentation / Control Systems, City and Guilds FTC in Electronics or Control & Instrumentation, or equivalent qualifications.
  • Previous experience in calibration activities within the pharmaceutical industry, especially in Clean Rooms or similarly regulated manufacturing environments.
  • Proven track record of problem-solving issues associated with instrumentation/measurement devices.
  • Previous experience with CMMS systems for recording calibration records - SAP, Maximo, or ProCal.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Proven ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Ability to work effectively on own initiative and contribute within a team environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to see activities through to completion.

The Benefits

This is an hourly rate contracting position for a duration of 12 months. There is high likelihood of extending past this contract length.

To discover more about this opportunity, apply now or contact Melissa Caramante at HRM on +353 87 6923026 for a confidential discussion.