Facilities Engineer

Facilities Engineer – Sligo

The ideal candidate will have 2-3 years experience managing facility projects in a brown field site, i.e. cleanroom refurbishments, packaging areas expansion, some offices etc…

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prioritized work assignments; manage significant event reporting and follow ups for all critical events to closure. Expedite repairs in most cost efficient and timely manner.
  • Prepare detailed layouts, plans, specifications and bid requests for equipment and construction
  • Provide project management for facilities expansion/renovation projects.  Ensure on time completion of projects within budget.
  • Deal with local and outside vendors in the acquisition or replacement of new materials for machinery or equipment.
  • Direct efforts of contract labour on projects and day to day support.
  • Prepare plans, specifications, cost estimates and schedules for moderately complex building construction, rearrangements, maintenance, facilities installation and floor layouts.
  • Direct Facilities spares control.  Develop into cost effective/efficient operation.  Minimize stock levels, yet still allowing for effective maintenance operation.
  • Serve as a member of the EHS safety committee.
  • Participation in regulatory and corporate audits
  • Monitor capacity and determine what additional utilities are required for any new equipment installations with a view to having duty/standby where possible.
  • Implement programs for the conservation of electricity, water, gas, and compressed air along with waste management


Essential Requirements

  • Team work and customer focus oriented.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to train, coach and motivate team members.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Good knowledge of applicable codes, OSHA, Good Manufacturing Practices, environmental regulations and ISO standards.
  • Strong project management expertise.
  • Must be experienced in Plant/Facilities equipment such as HVAC, UPS, water treatment and compressed air systems.


Education / Experience

  • B.S. (Level 8) in engineering with 2-3 years minimum facilities experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Project management experience.
  • Very good IT/computer skills including an understanding of BMS & CMMS systems.

For more details please contact Sylvester on 0949029944

Your Recruitment Consultant is Sylvester Jennings

Sylvester Jennings