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Automation Project Engineer


Prochem Engineering




Role Purpose: There is a requirement to hire a contract Project Engineer to manage a number of projects across the site. The role is within the Projects Department and reports to the Manager, Project Engineering. The department is responsible for equipment and utility validation so the role will involve managing relevant project validation activities. Duties: The current requirement is for an experienced Project Engineer to manage and implement projects predominately in the automation area. The Bray site plan to invest in process automation and general site IT infrastructure over the next few years. Specific projects which require execution in the next 6 to 12 months include: Connection of new process equipment to the site Manufacturing LAN. Implementation of a new site historian and data analytics package. Site wide review of IT infrastructure. Proposal and execution of upgrade. Legacy control system upgrades (obsolete and unsupported systems. The role is a Project Management one. The candidate will be expected to liaise with specialist suppliers and influence decision making with stakeholders (local and global) regarding best technical solutions and project implementation strategy. As such, the candidate should have a sound understanding in the following areas: Control systems architecture from plant level to business / manufacturing LAN. SCADA systems. HMI, Thin Client and user interfaces. Communications protocols. Data integrity and 21CFR Pt11 requirements. System security. System testing & validation. Qualifications: 5 to 10 Years’ relevant experience. Pharmaceutical sector: Preferred. Automation Projects: Mandatory. The candidate should have a good understanding and experience of the following key areas in the project life cycle: Feasibility / Front end design / Stakeholder engagement / URS. Risk analysis and management. RFP pack (Request for Proposal) preparation & issue followed by detail bid analysis and recommendation. Project team set up / cross functional communication / chairing & recording meetings. Capital approval submittals. Detail design / Vendor Liaison. Procurement. Project implementation. Completion / handover / training / customer support. This job originally appeared on

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129 days ago