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Process & Asset Reliability Manager

Cork, Ireland
Process Engineering


Job Description

Requisition ID: 1905773356W

We have an exciting opportunity for a Process & Asset Reliability Engineering Manager to join us at Johnson & Johnson.

The purpose of this role is to lead and run the Engineering, Technical and Maintenance Services functions within budget and to plan, thereby creating a state-of-the-art automated manufacturing plant at DePuy Limited using best practice technologies and latest / breakthrough technologies.

What you’re great at:

  • Excellent communication, both written and verbal, with senior stakeholders and employees
  • Ability to coach and mentor others to succeed
  • Strong Process and Maintenance Engineering skills
  • Highly organized with great attention to detail
  • Actively participate in the development and implementation of the Company’s strategic imperatives / objectives.
  • Develop and implement the Engineering and Technical Services functions strategic imperatives in-line with the Plant strategic imperatives / objectives.
  • Develop and implement a world-class Process Engineering and Maintenance Engineering organization.
  • Manage, develop and lead departmental staff in a manner that will facilitate employee development, identifying training needs, stretch assignments and opportunities for development.
  • Create and maintain an environment of Continuous Improvement, focusing on quality, cost reduction, equipment reliability, process development and supply.

Business Results & Performance

  • Ensure the Engineering and Technical Services functions conform to Corporate, Franchise, Statutory, Legislative and Regulatory requirements for GMP, HSE and Quality.
  • Ensure regular communication of business performance/issues to all relevant employees.
  • Ensure responsibilities under the Quality System as defined in the Quality Manual are attained and maintained by Engineering and Technical Services employees.
  • Ensure all HSE requirements are fulfilled in accordance with the responsibilities defined in the Company Safety Statement and Environmental policy and actively promote Health & Safety within the Engineering and Technical Services functions, ensuring Health & Safety is a goal for all direct / indirect reports.
  • Manage function expenses, variable costs and plant capital to budget.
  • Ensure business transformation is embraced and supported by the Engineering and Technical services functions.

Collaboration & Teaming

  • Work as a strategic partner with all other departments to develop DePuy as a Best in Class orthopedics plant and a flagship company within J&J.
  • Provide leadership within the Engineering and Technical Services functions that will deliver superior business results in-line with objectives.
  • Ensure there is close collaboration between associates in Engineering, R&D, Production, Regulatory, Quality Assurance, Planning, Materials, etc. when introducing new products and / or making product changes.
  • Actively participate in / lead MD&D Engineering and Technical Services initiatives.

Engineering & Technical Services Function

  • Develop Capital Investment requirements for the business that will drive cost improvement and increased capacity.
  • Ensure all CIP / Capital investment projects are reviewed in relation to effect on current / future working practices.
  • Ensure financial justifications for new Plant & Equipment meet internal / franchise / J&J requirements where appropriate.
  • Support Capacity Increase projects to ensure design for manufacture / value.
  • Ensure all engineering / Technical services activities within the company are coordinated in-line with production requirements.
  • Keep up to date with latest thinking in terms of technologies and continue to develop knowledge of business by visiting machinery and equipment exhibitions, suppliers, seminars, etc.
  • Ensure the facility is maintained at a high level in terms of utilities, plant and equipment, replacing obsolete / inefficient plant and equipment where necessary.
  • Ensure all equipment / machines are maintained to factory standard and uptime is optimized.
  • Ensure all risks associated with the introduction of new equipment, products and or processes are mitigated.
  • Ensure purchase orders are created and approved in-line with current good accounting / purchasing practices.
  • Maintain compliance to all QA / Regulatory / Corporate / SOX requirements and follow-up with internal and external audit findings.
  • Support the launch quantities and production ramp-up schedules for all NPI’s and product transfers.
  • Lead specific improvement initiatives to drive increased efficiency / reduced costs in the business
  • Support attainment of key business metrics through the provision of maintenance support for value stream processes.
  • Provide timely and accurate reporting on downtime, budget and projects as well as Root Cause Analysis and implementation of robust solutions to issues.
  • Manage csts through the delivery of reliability and cost improvement projects.
  • Manage the execution of the Preventative Maintenance program for the assigned value streams.
  • Management of the maintenance team to include resource planning, training and development opportunities


Qualifications

Essential

To be part of this high performing team you will have great attention to detail, alongside

  • Engineering Degree or equivalent.
  • Minimum 8 – 10 years manufacturing management experience in an Maintenance / Operations / Engineering role within a large fast paced company.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Demonstrated ability to understand technical issues and provide practical and cost-effective engineering solutions.

Desirable

  • Previous exposure of working within the medical devices or Manufacturing industry


Primary Location
Ireland-Cork-Cork-
Organization
Depuy (Ireland) Limited (7386)
Job Function
Process Engineering
Requisition ID
1905773356W