Utilities & Facilities Manager

Location: Waterford, Republic of Ireland
Salary: €75000 - €85000 per annum + Bonus, health, pension
Posted: 2 months ago
Role type: Permanent
Industry: Life Sciences & Engineering Practice, Engineering Leaders and Specialists
Contact name: Aisling Clements
Contact email: aisling.clements@hrmrecruit.com

Job description

Leading global pharmaceutical organisation and a top employer in the Munster region, this healthcare manufacturing site requires an experienced Utilities Manager to join an established engineering department. This role has become available on the back of a retirement in the business.

As the department manager, you will report to the Site Engineering Director and lead a team of Engineering and service providers across the campus.

The Role:

This is a challenging position and will require flexibility and creative approaches to problem solving.

  • Reporting to the Director of Engineering, this position is one of the first leaders to be recruited into the new team which will expand over the coming months.
  • You will work closely within this group and liaise with multi-disciplinary teams on-site to deliver effectively against the business' objectives.
  • Take full ownership for HVAC, compressed air, water systems, CA, CS, PW, WFI and all energy requirements.
  • Oversee the clean and black utility URS and steer the facilities department when required.
  • Development and implementation of maintenance strategies for the Utilities department ensuring all shut-down plans are adhered to.
  • Draft SOP's for HVAC, compressed air, cooling system and steam system, monitoring the execution ensuring all training is delivered to staff as required.

The Person

  • All applications must have a Degree in Engineering with a minimum of 8 years' experience.
  • The right person will have experience within a highly regulated GMP manufacturing operation.
  • A strong communicator with the ability to lead a cross-functional team to achieve a common objective.
  • Collaborative approach to work and a positive attitude and be a team player.
  • Be autonomous in your approach to work and an effective communicator.
  • Thorough knowledge of safety, GMP and environmental regulatory requirements around site utilities systems
  • Demonstrated capability within an audit environment (specifically EHS and GMP).

The Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Annual performance-based bonus
  • Family healthcare plan
  • Pension contribution scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Parking on-site
  • Subsidised canteen

For more information and a confidential discussion please contact Aisling Clements on +353 87 752 1041


Aisling Clements

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