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Change Lead

  • Location: Cork, Munster
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Advanced Facilities
  • Contact: Andy Williams
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 07818 431 925
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 24 July 2021
  • Job Ref: 1036513
Our client, a leading provider of controls and automation project support, is currently seeking a Change Lead on a 12 month contract basis to support works on a major food and drink manufacturing site in Cork.


Role Responsibilities:
  • ·        Lead the automation agenda as part of a multi discipline team tasked with delivering the Change and Incident Management within our client’s offices in Cork
  • Identify and scope out elements of work (budget, cost, implementation approach)
  • Create projects, form project teams, drive planning & execution, manage Stage Gates and manage project risks, stakeholder management, escalations, & presenting to steering teams
  • Define and maintain governance for planning, prioritisation, delivery, and management of automation elements of the project
  • Ensure all elements of project work comply with our automation standards
  • Where required support the improvement or creation of new automation standards
  • Highlights and manages project issues to timely resolution
  • Collaboration – Develop strong partnerships across functions to drive measurable operational results. Possess strong interpersonal skills to interact effectively at all levels within the company
  • Collaborate with IT to ensure all aspects of change and incident management of manufacturing systems are implemented and maintained.
Role Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer, Electrical Engineering, Automation or Science Discipline.
  • Previous experience in a similar role in the manufacturing industry.
  • Strong experience in managing multiple projects, stakeholder management, presenting to leadership teams
  • Experience of working with projects that involved automated control systems including e.g. PLC’s, SCADA, Batching Systems etc.
  • Experience in Project Management i.e. delivering projects, managing vendors and stakeholders
  • Ability to work in/with virtual teams that can be located anywhere in the world.
  • Vendor management skills
  • Experience in Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP)
  • ·        MS Office, and MS Project,
  • MS SQL or equivalent database management tools
  • Strong documentation, presentation and analytical skills
What’s in it for you:
  • Stable contract duration
  • Competitive hourly rate