Utilities Engineering Manager

  • Reference: CJ47082
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Cork, Cork City, Munster
  • Category: Engineering, Technical & Manufacturing

Role Responsibilities:

  • Provide ongoing coaching and support to the Utility team
  • Accountable for and responsible for IPT clean steam, WFI, gas distribution system.
  • Ensure that the team are compliant with all Quality and EHS standards and guidelines. Act as a role model for compliance.
  • Ensure costs are controlled and tracked within the department. Ensure ‘value for money’ from vendors. Escalate and manage any cost concerns.
  • Develop the Vaccines IPT team ensuring that regular discussions occur, developmental plans exist and hold regular progress meetings with team members.
  • Ensure all known risks are captured on the department risk register and mitigation plans as appropriate are in place.
  • Be an active participant within the Engineering team sharing best practices.
  • Ensure supply of high quality product through equipment availability, maximize performance of Utility equipment and identify/implement continuous process improvement initiatives.
  • Sound Engineering stewardship, staffing resource planning maintenance scheduling and control e.g. shutdown activities, vendor management, change control.
  • Recommend best practice approaches in line with global and local standards.
  • Participate in efficiency and streamlining projects which contribute to site initiatives and contribute to increased safety, process improvement cost saving etc.

Role Requirements:

Job Experience:

  • 5+ Years working in a similar role within the bio pharma industry.
  • Experience of working within a maintenance function within another industry an advantage.
  • Good Written and verbal communication skills.
  • Identify key stakeholders and develop a relationship of trust.
  • Interact with above site personnel to understand changes and promote the site.
  • Solid engineering acumen.
  • Demonstrated capability to communicate effectively across multiple teams
  • Solid business acumen.



  • Degree qualification (Engineering).
  • Chartered Engineer.
  • Lean Six Sigma qualification or experience of application of Lean principles is an advantage


For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Aisling on 021 4809118 or email aisling.lane@collinsmcnicholas.ie

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