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Facilities Supervisor - Electrical

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Limerick
  • Sector: Science
  • Date posted: 23/04/2018
  • Job reference: J385201A

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Facilities Supervisor - Electrical

A Facilities Supervisor (Electrical) is required to join a leading biotechnology manufacturing company. This position offers an impressive and unique opportunity for interested candidates. This position requires people who want to be challenged, have a passion for success, and a constant drive to exceed expectations.

This role will be responsible for assisting the Facilities Manager, Project Engineers and Facilities Maintenance Department in day to day running of the plant electrical systems. This is a perfect opportunity to join a select team that has already established itself as a frontrunner leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry.

The role will involve but shall not be confined to the following duties;

  • Develop a best in class safety program for all of the on-site Electrical systems
  • Implementing programs that address new construction and renovation activities
  • Contractor management
  • Training and development
  • Systems validation and handover to FM-M Dept.
  • Engagement on the CMMS system to manage maintenance electrical activities and any escalations


  • Supervises a group of employees or outside contractors/vendors to maintain Electrical equipment in validated state and oversee electrical distribution systems on site
  • Provides design documents to the discipline engineer(s) for study, design or construction packages related to the plant modification projects for review / comments
  • Oversees Contractors performing installations to ensure compliance with code and design documents and manages all electrical punch list items to closure
  • Schedules, tracks, facilitates and ensures efficient and effective use of maintenance resources to perform preventive and break down maintenance on electrical systems
  • Determines root cause of equipment failures and facilitate corrective actions
  • Assigns tasks, reviews work and writes appraisals across the Electrical function
  • Participates in conjunction with the Facility Manager, in the development, implementation and periodic review of maintenance strategies and departmental objectives
  • Develops and maintains team skills/knowledge in safety, quality, shared values and technology to support department objectives
  • Assists in implementation of SOPs, policies, plans, and programs
  • Manages documentation and drawings to support ARC flash program
  • Manages projects as related to 20kV and 400v electrical distribution systems, UPS, and diesel Generation of utility power for the site
  • Follows current good manufacturing practices (cGMPs)


  • A relevant recognised Electrical Trade qualification is the minimum certification for successful applications; an electrical third level qualification is preferred
  • 5+ years of supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment


If this position excites you and are interested in becoming a part of a leading company in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry, do not hesitate to get in contact!

For more information contact Jack on 01 6455262 or email jack.conway-kenny at

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