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Maintenance Systems Reliability Engineer Title

  • Cork (County Cork)
  • Design / Civil engineering / Industrial engineering

Job description

Job Description Summary

As the Reliability Engineer, you will be responsible for ensuring that production equipment infrastructure systems perform predictably and continue to operate as required to support the manufacturing process.  You will also ensures that all production systems, GMP and non-GMP, conform to relevant regulatory requirements as well as company specifications and requirements.  You will also support Manufacturing in the implementation of process improvements and enhancements. This includes design, scope definition, change control and project management

GE Healthcare Ireland Limited manufactures and distributes X-ray and MRI Contrast Media for internal and external customers worldwide. As part of the Pharmaceutical Diagnostics (PDx) business of GE Healthcare, we support the PDx vision of being the best-in-class supply chain delivering the right dose to the right patient at the right time.

Here at our campus at Carrigtohill, Co. Cork, we employ 600 staff and are a 24/7 operation exporting to 93 markets worldwide. Every second of every day, 365 days a year, a patient is diagnosed with the help of our products through procedures such as X-Ray and MRI. We are a modern, agile, cost competitive team delivering to the highest standards of safety, quality, and compliance to patients around the world and are on a transformation journey to double our capacity over the next 5 years.

Job Description


  • Set up and management of the maintenance program for all Site equipment & Facilities.

  • Safety Champion of all production systems.

  • Ownership of issues in the production equipment field. Eliminating re-occurring equipment problems

  • Developing SOP’s, reliability procedures and management of change to equipment files. Assisting with generation, review and revision of maintenance documentation as necessary.

  • Monitoring of plant and equipment to ensure optimum efficiency and availability – OEE

  • Leading platform maintenance trending & reporting out KPI’s.

  • Data trend analysis of all performance aspects production equipment to identify and proactively manage performance trends.

  • Ensuring the preventive maintenance schedule for their system is successfully implemented.

  • Optimising the site preventive maintenance programme (RCM/FMECA based)

  • Ensuring that a critical spare parts list for their system is identified and appropriate levels of spares are maintained.

  • The definition and scoping of all process improvement activities relating to the system.

  • Providing technical assistance to maintenance personnel and other departments as required.

  • Risk assessments and mitigation projects relating to system performance.

  • Support of new product introductions and introduction of new equipment.

  • Representing maintenance department on site-based teams involved in implementing new technology, products or business processes to the site.

  • Leading Maintenance Continuous improvement programs and performance improvement projects.

Qualifications and experience

  • Engineering Degree (or equivalent) in a mechanical, electrical or process discipline.

  • Solid experience within a similar role preferred

  • Strong experience working within a GMP environment in a process or equipment engineering role.

  • Qualification and working experience in cleanroom technology

  • Ability to work on own initiative & judgement with minimal supervision

  • Demonstrable levels of theoretical knowledge with practical application.

  • Relevant working Knowledge of a regulated Industry

  • relevant industrial project experience

  • A high degree of computer literacy


Desired characteristics

  • Project management qualification and experience

  • Previous experience working with a CMMS preferably Maximo

  • Experience in reliability centralised maintenance techniques i.e RCM, FMEA and equipment criticality assessments

  • Demonstrated People management skills

  • Demonstrate Leadership, Commitment, Engagement and Accountability at all times.

  • Be a role Model.

  • Own company messages.

Eligibility requirements

A good level of English and a valid work permit

Inclusion and Diversity

GE Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer where inclusion matters. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Our total rewards are designed to unlock your ambition by giving you the boost and flexibility you need to turn your ideas into world-changing realities. Our salary and benefits are everything you’d expect from an organization with global strength and scale, and you’ll be surrounded by career opportunities in a culture that fosters care, collaboration and support.

Additional Information

Relocation Assistance Provided: No

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