• 14 Danville Business Park, Kilkenny, R95 F727, Ireland
  • +353 56 779 0100
  • info@prochem.ie
  • GC North Valley Business Centre, Old Mallow Road, Cork, T23 KC67, Ireland +353 21 206 6178 info@prochem.ie
  • Process Equipment Engineer – Co. Kildare

    Role Summary:


    • A new vacancy has arisen for the role of an experienced Process Equipment Engineer at our client’s state-of-the-art pharmaceutical site in Co. Kildare.
    • The Process/Equipment engineer will have responsibility for providing engineering and equipment trouble shooting, and qualification support & ensuring that the equipment is running as intended to support the manufacture and timely disposition of product.
    • This role focuses on leading and resolving technical issues.


    Core Duties and Responsibilities:


    • Implementation of CAPAs and process/equipment improvements.
    • Generation of product impact assessments.
    • Providing routine technical support and trouble-shooting Investigation closeout and maintaining the qualification status of the physical plant and equipment
    • The Process/Equipment Engineer is also responsible for Project Management/ execution of assigned projects (short duration), which includes the management of internal company resources (assets financial and personnel), external Engineering and vendors as part of the execution of projects.
    • The direct management responsibility includes all support activities and functions necessary to ensure successful completion of project objectives.
    • The Process/Equipment Engineer will be responsible for providing technical expertise during audits and to present/defend engineering systems, applicable change controls, investigations and equipment qualification packages to the regulatory agencies if required.


    Minimum Qualifications and Experience:


    • Minimum qualification of a B.Sc. Degree in Engineering, Science or equivalent with emphasis in Biochemical, Chemical or Mechanical discipline.
    • Minimum of 3 year post graduate downstream purification/Vaccines Conjugation experience desirable.
    • Experience of process/equipment including Chromatography, Ultrafiltration/Diafiltration, Autoclave, and Parts washer systems would give a distinct advantage.
    • Experience working with automated control systems, MCS (Manufacturing Control system), PI (Data acquisition system) and Unicorn
    • Demonstrated ability to provide technical solutions for complex problems through equipment/process knowledge.
    • Proficient in the use of structured problem-solving tools such as Process Mapping, RCA (Root cause analysis), FMEA’s (Failure Mode effects analysis) etc.
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and an ability to work independently.
    • Proven record of project delivery.


    To Apply:


    If you would like to discuss this vacancy or to discuss your career and other job opportunities in confidence, contact us:

    14 Danville Business Park, Kilkenny, Ireland
    +353 56 77 90100

    Click here to submit your CV

    Please note, we do not require agency assistance with this role.