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IT Specialist | GMP

  • Sector: IT
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  • Job Ref: 21515

Our client is a leading manufacturing facility within the food industry. We are looking to hire an IT Specialist to join their IT support team on-site in Macroom, Co.Cork. This is a full-time, permanent role and the IT Specialist will oversee the day-to-day support of all IT and equipment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Act as support IT support contact for all industrial functions including Operations, Maintenance, Supply Chain, Finance, HR, Quality & Engineering
  • Support MES applications which include Siemens, GEA, Wonderware, SAP
  • Support Oracle, SQL, OPC, Firebird Applications
  • Support, develop, and enhance Infrared Cameras, Access Control, CCTV, and Security systems
  • Participate in new projects, project enhancements, and application upgrades for MES applications with 3rd parties and local teams.
  • Ensure Servers, Desktops, and Laptops are up to date with security patches, antivirus and software versions.
  • Support all aspects of Hardware including CISCO, Siemens, PLC’s, VPN
  • Continuous Improvement in all Industrial areas of responsibility which will drive and enhance systems, automation, ways of workings and productivity
  • Ensure Compliance with IT security for all applications and systems

Key Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in IT or another Technical discipline is preferable
  • 2 years+ of related Industrial IT work experience in a GMP manufacturing environment is desirable
  • Industrial Manufacturing Systems & SAP knowledge
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office tools
  • Proficient numerical ability to record interpret and analyse key process data
  • Appetite for challenge and aptitude for change in a fast-paced 24/7 FMCG environment

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Ryan Blackett. 

(021) 4911065