Maintenance Engineer Role Athlone, Westmeath

Maintenance Engineer

  • Posted Apr 15, 2024
  • Athlone, Westmeath
  • Contract
  • BBBH27471

LSC have a great contract opportunity for Biologics Maintenance Engineer to join a biopharmaceutical company in Athlone focused on serving patients with severe and ultra-rare disorders through the innovation, development, and commercialization of life-transforming therapeutic products.


The Biologics Maintenance Engineer is responsible for the managing the routine and non-routine maintenance activites carried out by the maintenance technicians. This includes all Upstream and Downstream production equipment and systems in the Facility.

You will be responsible for:

  • Proactively ensuring that all EHS responsibilities are carried out according to regulations and procedures including Risk Assessments, RAMS and safety GEMBAs.
  • Provide support to new equipment installations and product introductions.
  • Maintaining the Maintenance Quality System by adherence to all relevant SOP's, policies and cGMP requirements.
  • Plan and coordinate scheduled and unscheduled maintenance tasks in accordance with site policies and procedures.
  • Maintaining spare parts, change parts and equipment both within the DS facility and in the Engineering Stores.

You will need to have:

  • Associate Degree &/or certification in a mech, elec or related field is required.
  • 3-5 years experience in an appropiate cGMP commercial manufacturing environment, preferably with experience on upstream (cell culture) and downstream purification
  • Prior hands-on experience with CMMS and Computerized Calibration Systems.
  • Prior experience with Quality Management Systems.
  • High level of interpersonal, communication and technical problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstrable knowledgeable of cGMP for process equipment, instrumentats and calibration. Knowledge of Six Sigma and lean systems is an advantage.

Note: Are you currently eligible to work in Ireland? As this is a contract opportunity you will need to hold a Stamp 1G/Stamp 4 visa to apply!
Apply via this advert or contact Stephen Abdullah at LSC on 021-4777329 if you have any more questions about this role!

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