Site Engineering Manager - Capital Projects

Posted 18 April 2024
Salary€90000 - €100000 per annum + Car allowance, pension, health, bonus
Job type Permanent
DisciplineEngineering Leaders and Specialists, Life Sciences & Engineering Technologies
ContactMelissa Caramante

Job description

This business is a leader in medical imaging worldwide, offering a wide range of pharmaceutical products, medical devices, digital and AI solutions for diagnostic and interventional imaging. With a track record in building lasting relationships this organisation enables people to live better lives. The business' purpose is placed around human cooperation at the heart of the organisation's relationships and actions. A pioneer for 95 years in the field of contrast media, the team consists of over 2,600 people globally. Continuously innovating, 10% of revenue is dedicated to Research & Development across four centres around the world, including a state-of-the-art manufacturing plant here in Ireland that is seeing consistent growth and investment.

The Position

  • You will report into the Head of Site and join the senior leadership team, managing a group of approximately 7 staff comprised of contractors and staff members.
  • You will have the opportunity to design and draft project controls and implement processes around project management steering the business into a more structured way of delivering projects.
  • Identify the current projects in flow and assess status, planning for each accordingly.
  • Prioritise key projects to be mapped in a more detailed format and draft milestones and more formalised timelines as required.
  • Support the lean culture that is very much instilled in the business and work to streamline workflows as efficiently as possible.
  • Lead and guide your team to achieve key objectives in a productive manner.

The Person

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering (chemical, mechanical, electrical, or related field); advanced degree (MBA, MS) preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in engineering project management within the pharmaceutical or biotech industry.
  • Proven track record of successfully managing complex engineering projects from concept to completion, including experience with capital expenditure management.
  • Strong leadership and team management skills, with the ability to inspire and motivate cross-functional teams to achieve common goals.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively interact with stakeholders at all levels of the organisation.
  • In-depth knowledge of regulatory requirements governing pharmaceutical manufacturing (e.g., FDA regulations, cGMP guidelines).
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification or equivalent is a plus.

To learn more about this role apply online or contact Melissa Caramante at HRM Search Partners on + 353 87 6923026 or for a confidential discussion.