Mechanical Supervisor – Pharma

Contact Dermot Doherty
  • Salary: €60,000 - €65,000
  • Location: IrelandMunsterCork
  • Sector: Food & Life Sciences

Job Summary

Sonas Technical is currently recruiting for an experienced Mechanical Site Manager to join a leading Main Contractor on a pharmaceutical Project in Ringaskiddy. The role will be full-time permanent and the successful candidate will receive an excellent remuneration package as well as have the opportunity to work on high profile projects with excellent potential for progression.

 Key Responsibilities

  • Integrate departmental activities into plant operations to ensure safe, reliable and cost efficient operation
  • Co-ordinates the day to day activities with the sub-contractor and vendors and reports progress back to Facilities CM
  • Supports the generation, population upkeep and timely turnover of the respective Mechanical, Construction Completion Dossiers
  • Witness & endorse the testing as per the defined test limits / defined criteria
  • Co-ordinates with contractor and QA Engineer for Mock up Inspection
  • Report Quality related engineering observation report (EOR), Non-Conformance Reports (NCR) to Facilities CM and assist with close out where appropriate
  • Ensure all test packs are completed according to schedule and Quality.
  • Co-ordinate with the subcontractors in punch list clearance raised by company& Client.
  • Responsible for liaising with the client counterparts with respect to obtaining client approvals where necessary
  • Supports Qualification activities for systems including, but not limited to Utilities, Equipment, Facility, Cleaning and/or Process Qualification.
  • Supports the Facilities CM in Handing over the respective systems to the client
  • Check the drawings produced by the engineers and drafting personnel as per site conditions
  • Check vendor supplied drawings and/or information and co-ordinate transfer into project drawings
  • Collaborates with appropriate stakeholders for the purpose of receiving instructions, answering questions, scheduling work, carrying out assignments and providing information about work in progress
  • Coordinates activities for the purpose of ensuring safety and security of employees and property and to minimize the exposure to injury, loss and/or liability
  • Oversees assigned area (e.g. work area, vehicles, tools, equipment, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring all are maintained in safe, clean and good working condition in accordance with accepted standards
  • Diagnoses problems and/or failures in Mechanical systems and/or related equipment for the purpose of identifying equipment and/or system repair and replacement needs.
  • Responds to emergencies for the purpose of addressing immediate safety and health concerns.

Key Requirements

  • 3rd level degree in Building Services/Mechanical Engineering or Senior Trades Qualification
  • Experience in Pharmaceutical Building Service projects
  • Piping and building services experience
  • Commercial Awareness
  • Excellent communicator/strong interpersonal skills/communicates with impact
  • Excellent record keeper and administration skills
  • Plans and effectively manages projects.
  • Solves problems analytically and acts decisively

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