Senior Manager Engineering Maintenance

Location: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: about 1 year ago
Role type: Permanent
Industry: Engineering Leaders and Specialists
Contact name: Shane Browne
Contact email: shane.browne@hrmrecruit.com

Job description

This innovative global biotech organisation is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, this business has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential. Due to continued expansion at their Dublin operation, a new requirement has arisen at the organisation Dublin manufacturing plant for a Senior Manager - Engineering Maintenance.

The Position:

  • Manage the maintenance department that provides technical, project management, emergency response, trouble shooting and preventative maintenance support for process related equipment.
  • Leads in the development of Maintenance's vision, mission, strategies, goals and objectives that ensure the department achieves the company goals.
  • Owns development of the Maintenance Strategy and Maintenance Model for Process Equipment.
  • Ensure consistent use of global maintenance and operational practices throughout site.
  • Lead in the development of long range planning (LRP) to maintain the highest level of support and enhance operations productivity.
  • Develop, maintain, and justify the departments' budgets.
  • Assure the appropriate level of training for all levels of the maintenance organisation.
  • Oversee the development, revision, review, and approval of all Standard Operating Procedures that are owned by the maintenance department.
  • Support the plant in the project approval, prioritisation, and implementation process.
  • Is responsible for execution of Routine Shutdown.
  • Communicate with Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance to ensure the maintenance organisation stay in compliance.
  • Develop maintenance metrics to support the benchmarking of site, global, and industry. Develop improvement strategies based on the benchmarking data.
  • Maintain an environment that promotes maintenance flexibility, consistent maintenance practices, and efficient operations, which prepare us for current and future production demands.
  • Lead and support multiple priorities in order to comply with the appropriate planned schedules.
  • Provide direction on departmental and/or site priorities.
  • Establish and maintain rapport with the Maintenance / Engineering Global Network.

The Person:

  • Typically 8+ years of experience in an engineering management position. With typically 4+ years experience supervising technical staff.
  • Minimum Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or combination of education and/or years of experience in Maintenance Management.

To learn more about this role apply online or contact Shane Browne on + 353 1 6321865 for a confidential discussion.


Shane Browne

Director - Life Sciences & Engineering Technology Practice

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