Process Development Professional

Our client is the world’s largest producer of a number of speciality pharmaceutical products and employs 10,000+ staff globally. They operate a manufacturing facility in Wicklow and are at start-up phase, expanding heavily across the business and I am working closely with the hiring manager on a number of new technical positions for the site to support their growth.

The Position

Reporting into the Site Head you will be responsible for the following:

  • To support process & facility start-up initiatives at the new facility
  • To assist with technology transfer of processes, including process fit, identification of equipment needs, and facility modifications
  • To collaborate closely with Operations colleagues in the preparation of Master Batch Records and execution of process HAZOPs for tech transfer of processes
  • Use technical knowledge in chemical engineering unit operations
  • To conduct laboratory experiments to generate technical data to support scale-up and implementation of processes into manufacturing
  • Based on needs, develop and introduce new chemical engineering techniques, methods and laboratory scale technologies to the GMT laboratories
  • To collect and analyse technical data, generate reports including conclusions and recommendations where needed
  • To serve on co-development teams and support transfer of new chemical entities

The Person

In order to be considered you must possess the following:

  • A BSc / MSc / PhD in Chemistry or related
  • 3 -5 years’ experience in a technical role in the API industry sector
  • Process development and technology transfer experience
  • Eligible to live and work within the EU

The Benefits

This role is a permanent and offers the following benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous Bonus
  • Pension
  • Stock options
  • Full healthcare
  • Flexitime
  • Excellent career opportunities

To discover more about this opportunity, apply now or contact Gillian McMurrough at HRM on +353 1 6321827 for a confidential discussion.

Salary: €55000 - €60000 Location: Wicklow