Engineering & Electronics

Facilities Engineer – Carlow

  • Contract
  • Remote
  • Carlow
  • 41954728

PE Global is currently recruiting for a Facilities Engineer for a leading multi-national Pharmaceutical client based in Carlow.

This is an initial 11-month contract position, reporting to the site Facilities Lead


  • Collaboration with other departments and our out-sourced partners to ensure the successful delivery of the Facility and Utility Support function in the safest, most time efficient and cost-effective manner.
  • Maintain Facility and Utility Support services in the context of retaining a permanent inspection readiness state for the site.
  • Support continuous improvement by active participation in projects, system failure studies and incident investigations using recognised methodologies such as 8SPS, RCA etc.
  • Support the development and execution of Change Control related to the Engineering function.
  • Participate in and contribute to Lean measures such as Gemba and Kaizen events.
  • Comply 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, ensuring consideration of the impact on GMP and compliance and decisions made.
  • Accountable for compliance via documentation completion, risk assessments, closing out corrective actions, participate in audits and inspections and proactively highlighting any issues around compliance.
  • Escalate issues in a timely manner to relevant onsite stakeholders and support the resolution of any such issues.
  • Development of new and review and update of existing SOPs.
  • Support the implementation of the site Reliability Engineering program.
  • Collaborate closely with cross functional teams to ensure project activity is supported through inspection and safety walks.
  • Work collaboratively to drive a safe and compliant culture in Carlow.
  • Collaborate with multiple partners (e.g., IPT, Supply Chain, Warehouse, Quality, Labs, Third Parties, Vendors etc).
  • Drafting presentations and reporting out on progress on initiatives to stakeholders as required.
  • Managing vendors for work on site ensuring compliance with safety and permitting requirements for all on site activities.
  • May be required to perform other duties as assigned.




  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher preferred; ideally in an Engineering, Science or other technical discipline
  • Min. 3 years’ experience in a comparable role typically gained operating as an independent contributor adding considerable value to the business.
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver on objectives with limited oversight.
  • Experience within Facilities and Utilities support areas in a GMP manufacturing environment and have a proven track record in identifying and delivering improvement projects.
  • Knowledge of regulatory/code requirements to Irish, European and International Codes, Standards and Practices.
  • Excellent report, standards, policy writing skills required.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite and job-related computer applications required.
  • Strong safety ethos.
  • Proven record of management of change in a commercial site.

Interested candidates should submit an updated CV.

Please click the link to apply, call Conal on +353 21 4297900 or alternatively send an up to date CV to 

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in Ireland***

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