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Control System Technician

Sligo, Connaught, Ireland Req ID 2210653 Category Engineering Division AbbVie

Want to make a global impact? We offer that.

Want to be part of a Great Place to Work in Ireland? We offer that too.

Welcome to AbbVie!

We are a global, research-based biopharmaceutical company that combines the focus and passion of leading-edge biotech with the expertise and capability of an established pharmaceutical leader. Redefining what is possible is our business and our passion. Our goal is to help patients live healthier lives and we are proud to be a Great Place to Work.
We are recruiting a Control System Technician to join our site in Manorhamilton Road, Sligo. The Control System’s Technician will provide pro-active technical support to all manufacturing operations and NPI’s throughout the site, while also providing technical support to all control system activities in the pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities. The position will report directly to the Automation Team lead.

Are you intrigued? Do you want to learn more?

A snapshot of your key responsibilities as a Control System Technician would be:

  • Provide technical support to all control system related issues. Tasks include, daily trouble shooting, optimization, backup and patch implementation and documentation control.
  • Complies with control system validation standards and procedures.
  • Life cycle management of the on-site control systems, to GAMP-4 requirements.
  • To aid with site control system projects and continuous improvements.
  • Adheres to and supports all EHS & E standards, procedures, and policies.

Education and Experience:

  • Third level qualification in a relevant Technical discipline required.
  • 2-3 years’ experience in pharmaceutical industry with exposure to process automation equipment, supporting skids or DCS platforms in a GMP environment considered.
  • 2-3 years’ experience in a technical support function to production in the pharmaceutical industry considered.
  • 2-3 years plus of experience of plant start-ups and/or new product introduction introductions/projects / projects to pharmaceutical facilities considered.

So, are you ready to join our team? 
It’s important to remember, AbbVie is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer; we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop innovative solutions for patients and being part of an inclusive work environment.

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
Job Type: Experienced
Schedule: Full-time

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