Field Service Engineer - Life Science

Field Service Engineer - Pharmaceutical

€40,000 - €52,000 depending on experience

Life Science Process Equipment

Covering Southern Ireland and occasional overseas travel - Ideally located North of Dublin / around Dundalk

A leading supplier of high-end sterilisation and quality process equipment used in the life science sector, is seeking an experience Field Service Engineer to join their busy and expanding field service engineering team in Southern Ireland, ideally based in the Cork area.

The company - Field Service Engineer - Life Science Process Equipment

A reputable business working exclusively with three Italian manufacturers who provide bespoke processing solutions for the pharmaceutical industry. This organisation are experts and global leaders in the manufacturer of Sterilisation, Washing, Bio Decontamination, Mixing and Clean Utility Generation equipment.

Working with the likes of Pfizer and GSK, the engineer will be required to travel to customer sites in the pharmaceutical and life-sciences field, offering repair and maintain services for the autoclaves/sterilisers, RO systems, steam generators etc. required for laboratory equipment sterilisation or water treatment services.

Key responsibilities - Field Service Engineer - Life Science Process Equipment

The role will require extensive travel including staying away from home, the principal area of work will be the Republic of Ireland but there will be occasional and travel to the UK, Scandinavia and Italy as required.

  • Provide preventative maintenance, calibration and technical support, to a standard consistent with the high quality of the equipment and services the organisation supply and with the reasonable expectations of the customers.

  • Undertake fault finding/ rectification assignments as delegated by the management team

  • Creating, preparing and managing servicing and calibration documentation as delegated by the management team

  • Support new equipment and special projects by providing installation, commissioning and IQ/OQ support

  • Provide thermal validation services on our clients' sites

  • Managing specific service spares

  • Role specific administration such as reporting, expenses, and time sheets

  • Proper management of the organisations equipment, including test equipment, computer equipment etc.

  • Additional administrative duties as required, including but not limited to, protocol review, document creation as per QMS.

  • Adhering to policies and procedures at all times

Experience/skills required - Field Service Engineer - Life Science Process Equipment

  • Engineering qualification or extensive related experience (mechanical, electrical, electronic etc.)

  • Strong mechanical and electrical engineering skills

  • Extensive technical experience and background in a field service engineering capacity

  • Computer literate

  • Customer focused with exceptional communication skills both written and verbal

  • Flexible to travel and stay away as and when required

  • Must have a valid clean driving licence

  • Authorised to work in Ireland

Package/benefits - Field Service Engineer - Process Sterilisation

  • €40,000 - €52,000 basic

  • Company van including for personal use

  • Company pension scheme (ER pays up to 9%)

  • Paid overtime (x1.5)

  • Company and performance bonus

  • Lunch allowance - €7.50 per day

  • Staying away allowance - €27.50 per night + meals and accommodation paid for

  • Company phone & laptop

  • Tools and uniform

  • Excellent progression opportunities!

  • Exclusive training and development on high-end process equipment

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Please note, due to the number of applicants you will only be contacted if you are suitable.