Manufacturing Engineer I

Gilead SciencesCork

Gilead Sciences is continuing to hire for all open roles. Our interview process may be conducted virtually and some roles will be asked to temporarily work from home. Over the coming weeks and months, we will be implementing a phased approach to bringing employees back to site to ensure the health and safety of our teams.

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Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Manufacturing Engineer I based within the Packaging operations team
  • Supports a positive & proactive safety culture within Packaging, identifying & reporting Hazard Observations. Implementing solutions to eliminate safety risks.
  • Supports a “quality first” behaviors & culture within Packaging, ensuring the highest standard of compliance to GMP/GDP
  • Supports the introduction of new technology into Packaging (Blister packaging, small scale Manufacturing).
  • Supports the development of a ‘visual factory’ for the packaging department
  • Support the introduction of new processes & systems into Packaging (embedding OEE into Daily operations, automating the daily operational meetings & leader standard of works)
  • Support the measurement of line performance through OEE & the implementation of solutions to improve line efficiency
  • Support technical problem solving & trouble shooting on Packaging equipment, identifying the root cause & actions to eliminate reoccurrence of the issue
  • Support the training & development of team members.
  • Reports to Senior Packaging Manager on a regular basis on line performance and reports any issues that need to be resolved.
  • Support operational excellence within packaging, identifying & completing process improvements
  • Support the implementation of Evi-view to link Opex ideas (GDI’s) through to prioritisation of small projects
  • Support advocate groups in packaging within the 5S and Opex space
  • Attend departmental & morning performance meetings as required
  • Prepares required engineering and Packaging documentation.
  • With guidance, resolves semi-routine manufacturing engineering issues.
  • Works on assigned projects through completion with limited direct supervision.
  • With guidance may participate on cross-functional project teams.
  • Knowledge, Experience, and Skills:
  • Relevant experience.
  • Bachelor of Engineering (level 8)
  • Prior experience in a cGMP related industry is required & packaging experience is desirable
  • Demonstrates knowledge of current Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) and safety regulations.
  • Possesses good verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Demonstrates a working knowledge in Microsoft Office applications.
  • Works on problems of a routine to basic scope, where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors.
  • Demonstrates ability to follow direction and work under minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrates capability in training others on Packaging role

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)

It is the policy of Gilead Sciences, Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively "Gilead" or the "Company") to recruit select and employ the most qualified persons available for positions throughout the Company. Except if otherwise provided by applicable law, all employment actions relating to issues such as compensation, benefits, transfers, layoffs, returns from layoffs, company-sponsored training, education assistance, social and recreational programs are administered on a non-discriminatory basis (i.e. without regard to protected characteristics or prohibited grounds, which may include an individual’s gender, race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, medical condition, veteran status, and age, unless such protection is prohibited by federal, state, municipal, provincial, local or other applicable laws). Gilead also prohibits discrimination based on any other characteristics protected by applicable laws.

For Current Gilead Employees and Contractors:

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