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AbbVie AbbVie Clean Utilities Engineer in Ballytivnan, Ireland

About AbbVie

AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV) is a global, research-driven biopharmaceutical company committed to developing innovative advanced therapies for some of the world’s most complex and critical conditions. The company’s mission is to use its expertise, dedicated people and unique approach to innovation to markedly improve treatments across four primary therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, virology and neuroscience. In more than 75 countries, AbbVie employees are working every day to advance health solutions for people around the world. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at www.abbvie.com . Follow @abbvie at https://twitter.com/abbvie on Twitter, Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/AbbVieCareers/ or LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/company/abbvie/jobs .​

Clean Utilities Engineer

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Choose AbbVie

At AbbVie, our strength lies in our team members who contribute to ground-breaking science on a global scale every day.

We are now recruiting a Clean Utilities Engineer to join our engineering team in Ballytivnan, Sligo . As our Clean Utilities Engineer you will take ownership for utilities systems including purified water, water for injection, clean steam, high quality compressed air and nitrogen distribution across an advanced biologics site.

Choose to join an award-winning team and become part of Ireland’s best place to work in 2020.

Key Responsibilities

  • Clean Utility Engineering Subject Matter Expert for from design phase to equipment handover.

  • Review and approve process flow diagrams (PFDs), specifications, layouts and P&ID’s.

  • SME in mechanical, electrical and pneumatic utility systems.

  • Knowledge of regulatory/code requirements to Irish, European and International Codes, Standards and Practices.

  • Lead, promote, participate and supervise the implementation and maintenance of the relevant safety programs.

  • Support clean utility equipment installation, integration and co-ordinate vendor supervision as required

  • Develop and modify procedures as needed to support the clean utility area.

  • Review and approve process related commissioning, qualification and validation protocols for completeness and accuracy. Execute protocols in a timely basis to meet the project schedule requirements

  • Participate and lead clean utility project implementations.

  • Leadership of clean utility and validation activities during project life cycle.

  • Investigate process exceptions or equipment malfunction incidents affecting the process.

  • Liaise with Internal/External Engineering Personnel and contract maintenance providers in maintaining, trouble shooting and installing/commissioning equipment.

  • Support the production team ensuring that utility equipment is maintained to ensure production schedules run efficiently.

  • Present on clean utility area in regulatory inspections ensuring successful outcomes Cross functional collaboration with QC Micro, Operations, QA and Engineering

  • Comply with the EHS policy and procedures and demonstrate EHS best practices in all work activities.

Qualifications

Education

A relevant third level degree in an engineering, science or technical discipline (Masters Preferable)

Technical Skills and Experience

  • At least six (5) years of total combined experience in Clean Utility / Equipment or Manufacturing Engineering of a Pharmaceutical and Health Care Organization.

  • At least three (3) years of experience in the manufacturing environment of a biotechnology, pharmaceutical or health care plant.

  • Previous experience in manufacturing processes of biotechnological drugs, parenteral drugs, solutions preparation, fill finish, Lyophilisation, sterilisation operations preferable. Experience in clean utilities is essential.

  • Knowledge of policies and regulatory requirements ensuring compliancewith cGMP and ISO/FDA regulations.

  • Ability to influence, clearly articulate expectations and communicate with key stake holders, team members and contractors.

  • Total commitment to quality and a high standard of work always.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer: At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer, we do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.

Travel

No

Job Type

Experienced

Schedule

Full-time

Job Level Code

IC

Equal Employment Opportunity

At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.

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