Science & Pharmaceutical JobsMES Specialist

  • SJ50039
  • Permanent
  • Sligo

Collins McNicholas

Our client, a leading pharmaceutical company in Sligo, is looking to hire a Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) Specialist.


  • Coordination of global deployment activities with numerous manufacturing sites and technical teams.
  • Understand the regional sites manufacturing requirements, issues and opportunities for optimization and share that information to the iEMS team.
  • Develop plans for piloting optimization opportunities and help drive the plant delivery of solutions.
  • Establish and maintain high-quality relationships with all sites in the region and develop knowledge of each site’s manufacturing processes, systems, integrations and challenges.
  • Level 3 support, responsible for regional POMSnet Level 3 support for Ireland.
  • Escalating system defects to the vendor and coordinate patches.
  • Responsible for Global Systems Audit Readiness for managed systems.
  • Assisting manufacturing sites on a global level in troubleshooting complex system errors and issues related to system defects, configurations, infrastructure and interfaces.
  • Providing workarounds for system issues impacting day-to-day operations.


  • Relevant 3rd level degree.
  • Manufacturing Execution System (MES) Application experience is required (POMSnet preferred).
  • Experience with OSI-PI and other manufacturing shop floor systems is a plus.
  • Experience with MES recipe authoring and execution, SQL, Systems Development Life Cycle.
  • MES System Configuration, OSI-PI execution, Manufacturing Experience, Application Development, Support Experience, POMSnet, OSI PI (AF/EF, ACE, Datalink), Vendor Management Experience.      
  • Strong Communication Skills.        

For a confidential discussion please contact Mark Whelan on 071 914 2411 or email

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