Utilities & Facilities Project Engineer

  • Contract
  • Cork

Website TPM04698

An exciting opportunity has arisen with our client, a pharmaceutical company based in East Cork, for a Utilities and Facilities Project Engineer. The successful candidate will take leadership of Utilities & Facilities process and improvement projects including capital projects.


  • Responsibility of Utilities for Implementing Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) including Water For Injection (WFI) generation and distribution, Pure steam generation, compressed air, HVAC, and other utilities & facilities systems for Cork site and ensure same processes are operating to maximum efficiency.
  • Responsibility to ensure Utilities is compliant to all associated standards for, site, local, corporate, and regulatory requirements.
  • To ensure that Utilities & Facilities services meet expectations in terms of customer service, full support to production output and absolute & unerring compliance.
  • The identification and elimination of current inefficiencies and the identification of future strategic projects through collaboration and proactive partnering with the sites Utilities Team.
  • Manage Utilities & Facilities Projects on the Cork site and ensure that these activities comply with laws and regulations of local authorities, regulatory bodies, and our client’s corporate guidelines.
  • Responsible for the site remaining compliant with all relevant and up to date Utilities/Facilities policies and standards.
  • Site Energy team member to ensure site energy team is managed effectively to meet energy saving targets.
  • Responsible for having necessary Engineering skills and resources available to maximise operational equipment uptime.
  • Complete all relevant Validation documentation, URS, FDS, IQ, OQ etc.
  • Ensure seamless handover as per site policies to the assigned end user.
  • The coordination of all Utilities & Facilities contractors associated with their work.
  • Ensure that projects are managed in a cost effective and timely manner throughout all project phases from concept to handover to the end user.
  • Manage the commercial & procurement requirements of the project.
  • Ensure that project schedules are managed closely and work to mitigate risks with continued support from the sites project steering committee.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Degree or equivalent in a relevant Engineering discipline.
  • Some Engineering experience in a pharmaceutical, process or regulated industry.
  • Must be a detail-oriented and team-focused person with good project management and coordination skills.
  • A strong working knowledge of Utilities/Facilities equipment & systems.
  • Excellent knowledge and experience of documentation, standards, and guidelines.

To apply for this job email your details to orla.daly@tandempm.ie.