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Automation Project Manager

  1. NI & Ireland
  1. Contract
  1. CAPEX Projects
Date Posted25 Oct 2019

This vacancy has now expired

Our Partner in Ireland develops and supplies the active ingredients and final formulated product for a range of innovative medicines at its manufacturing and R&D facilities. The plant, which has been operating in Tipperary for over 40 years, exports to over 25 countries around the world with primary markets being Europe, USA and Japan.

They are currently looking for an Automation Project Manager to join the team on a contract basis. 

Role Funcations
  • As the Automation Project Manager, you will be responsible for successful delivery of the project.
  •  You will work with the overall project team to develop and manage AT scope from basis of design to project closeout.
  • Assist with recruitment of AIT project team, day to day management of team members.
  • Manage and control change within the project to critical project constraints.
  • Work closely with vendors of Automation equipment to ensure deliverables meet project requirements, including the interfacing of new Automation equipment with existing site systems, incl. MES and PI Historian.
  • Work closely with the QA-IT and CSV functions and ensure their requirements are met in all deliverables.
  • Develop project schedules and document trackers to manage and control project deliverables.
  • Liaise with stakeholders on the overall project to ensure clear communication between all parties.
  • Ensure Automation compliance with Global Policies, Procedures and Guidelines, regulatory requirements and execute current Good manufacturing Practices (cGMP) in the performance of day to day activities and all applicable job functions
Role Requirements
  • Degree in Engineering, computer science or a related discipline. An advanced degree would be advantageous
  • 10+ year’s experience in pharmaceutical manufacturing industry, including minimum 5 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Project Management certification would be desirable (e.g. PmP or PRINCE2)
  • Experience managing multi-functional teams to meet project goals
  • Experience delivering projects using one or more of the following systems: ABB DCS (MOD300, Advant, 800XA), Emerson DeltaV or other DCS. Experience with the following systems would be advantageous; OSISoft PI, Warem PasX, Allen Bradley PLC/SCADA
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Relevant Computer Science or Engineering degree or equivalent
  • Previous experience of API manufacturing will be advantageous

Please apply today for immediate consideration!

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