- Our client, a leading biopharmaceutical manufacturing facility in Cork has a requirement for an experienced Packaging Engineer to work on a long-term/ongoing basis.
- This is a contract/secondment role where the successful candidate will act as a representative of Prochem Engineering on site.
- The overall objective of this role is to manage and support a portfolio of projects from a packaging perspective.
- Experience with blister packs and previous experience within the pharmaceutical industry is essential.
Core Duties and Responsibilities:
- Play an active role in site-based projects for packaging operations.
- Participate in and actively promote continuous improvement programs/ initiatives.
- Process mapping and gap analysis.
- Optimisation of existing processes to achieve desired targets.
- Project scoping and gap analysis.
- Equipment specification/design/procurement/installation and validation.
- Project planning and execution including scheduling, task management, milestone planning and reporting.
- Delivering projects on time and on budget.
- Coordinating changes using the approved change control procedure to ensure that cGMP is adhered to.
- Support validation activities for project activities including review of validation documentation and attendance at validation activities.
- Managing safety programs and metrics relating to specific project.
- Design and write summaries for regulatory compliance purposes.
Minimum Qualifications and Experience:
- Degree qualified with a minimum of 5 years’ experience.
- Minimum of 3 years’ experience working within a highly regulated industry (ideally pharmaceutical).
- Deep understanding of blister packaging and proven experience working with same.
- Previous experience working within a Grade C or D cleanroom environment.
- Ability and proven track record in working and managing multiple departmental teams for operational and capital projects.
- Solid CQV experience.
- Excellent knowledge of project controls (budget, forecasting, scheduling, planning, etc.).
- Must possess excellent technical writing ability.
- Strong documentation skills with unparalleled attention to detail.
- Have the capacity to work on own initiative and as part of a team.
- Possess strong interpersonal and communication skills.
- Must work to the highest engineering standards.
- Have strong technical and problem-solving skills.
- Experience in cGMP, general packaging systems and serialisation is advantageous.
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