Maintenance Specialist (SAP)


DPS have a requirement for an a Project Maintenance Specialist for a Dublin based Pharmaceutical Client.

Engineer Mechanical
Years of Experience Req.:
5 Years+
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Project Maintenance Specialist

DPS have a requirement for an a Project Maintenance Specialist for a Dublin based Pharmaceutical Client. the Project Maintenance Specialist is a key role in the Engineering Department to ensure new equipment is integrated into the site maintenance management systems

Role Responsibilities:

  • The role will focus on the following aspects of introducing new buildings, equipment and systems to site through large scale capital projects:
  • Completing system impact assessment and criticality assessments of new buildings, equipment and systems
  • Complete maintenance appraisals based on best practice, maintenance recommendations from vendors and input from the site Maintenance Department
  • Setup of new equipment on SAP
  • Define calibration requirements for new instruments
  • Identify spare parts
  • Setup of maintenance routines, calibration frequencies and spare parts on SAP
  • Managing drawing system updates to existing drawings and catalogue new drawings
  • Carry out reviews for SOP updates relevant to new equipment and ensure SOP’s are updated to reflect changes with new equipment/systems implemented under capital projects.


  • Engineering Degree and trade qualified
  • Relevant Maintenance Planner/technician (hands on) experience within the Pharmaceutical Industry, preferably on an FDA approved site. 
  • Experience with SAP CMMS and experience in Operational Excellence at Green Belt level is desirable.
  • Experience in Change Control Management Systems (e.g. Trackwise) for the management of change within a pharmaceutical environment.
  • Good working Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Project, PowerPoint) required.
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements (EU cGMPs, FDA, etc, Part 11) and inspections is desirable.
  • Proven team work and leadership skills, with strong communication and organisational skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail, self-motivated and ability to work to tight or changing deadlines.

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