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Upstream Operations Support Engineer

Reference:SMC21504 Location: Dublin
Qualification:DegreeExperience:1-2 Years
Job Type:Fixed Term ContractSalary: Not Disclosed
May be suitable for: Pharmaceutical Engineer

Upstream Operations Support Engineer
9 Months

We’re currently recruiting for an exciting opportunity with an award-winning Pharmaceutical organization based in Dublin. This is an excellent position for anyone who is looking to join a leading multinational who are one of the best at what they do.


  • As an Operations Engineer, you will work with the Integrated Process Team (IPT) to ensure the effective and efficient on-time delivery of batch production in Upstream Operations. This requires the delivery of process excellence and reliability across all areas of the IPT.
  • Support Shift Operations team to consistently deliver on specific area Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), e.g., EHS metrics, Production Plan, OEE, compliance and team training, including coordination of daily production activities.
  • Collate and analyse downtime tracking data and link to problem solving.
  • Provide Communication updates to manufacturing shift teams.
  • Co-ordinate and support Audits including preparatory work.
  • Coordinating and authoring Quality Notifications and Corrective and Preventive Actions (CAPAs).
  • Ensuring accurate and timely documentation and updates to maintain compliance with quality standards and regulations.
  • Creation of Protocols.
  • Creation and revision of Standard operating Procedures (SOPs) Work Instructions (WI’s) as required.
  • Co-ordination of Contractors and Visitors to BDS

Education and Experience :

  • Degree or 3rd level qualification (Science, Engineering).
  • 1-2 years relevant experience
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to highlight constraints and resource challenges
  • Knowledge of Lean Six Sigma and Lean methodologies, with an understanding of regulatory requirements.

If interested in this posting please feel free to contact Seán McCarthy on +353 (0)87 798 8480 or [email protected] for further information.