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Senior Facilities Engineer

Ref: 77985

  • 60,000-65,000
  • 23 Sep 2022
  • Waterford
  • Permanent

Senior Facilities Engineer

About the Company

This company has doubled in size in the last 2 years and continues to plan further expansions. Now is an exciting time to join their journey.

About the Position

In this role you will take responsibility for managing the delivery of Soft Services on the site and be the key link between the company and it's Facility Services provider.

You will be responsible for day to day performance and delivery of facilities services including facility & GMP cleaning, site security, building and grounds maintenance & pest control. There will also be a strong requirement to work on technical systems, clean and black utilities, HVAC and energy management. Will need to own, lead, drive and provide technical direction to the team on a consistent basis.


Key Responsibilities

  • Provide leadership and technical support for commercial facility soft service contracts with the key service providers; GMP Cleaning, pest control, buildings and grounds maintenance, site security etc.
  • Coordinate the multi-year facilities master plan and forecast key space requirements across various Plant areas.
  • Program manage day to day activities to include coordination of office moves, consolidations, capacity management & space allocation
  • Work with Facility service providers & suppliers to understand capabilities, create and manage documented workflows for Facilities service
  • Act as SME for facility soft services & programs, support global pest control initiatives.
  • Manage outside contractors involved in maintenance of facilities to ensure quality of work and compliance with all company policies and regulatory guidelines.
  • Ensure that Health, Safety and environmental procedures related to the department are in place and being complied with.
  • Assess, implement and follow-up on actions identified in Facilities services reports.
  • Develop, issue and maintain key performance metrics for the Facilities services.


  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related field required e.g. Automation, Mechanical, Manufacturing or electrical
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in Facility or Maintenance Engineering teams, preferably in a manufacturing GMP environment.
  • Knowledge and experience of CMMS systems is essential, ideally SAP.
  • Ability to build and maintain strong relationships with site stake holders including production, Quality and global Engineering.

Remuneration Package

Salary range for this role is €60,000 - €65,000 depending on experience.

For more information on the role or any other Engineering or Life Sciences roles call Nigel on 087 3618142 or email me or click the apply button below.

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