Senior Process Engineer - Biotech - Dublin

Location: Ireland

EUR 50 - 60 Per Hour

Job Type: Contract

Industry: Biotech-Pharma-Medical-Device-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2205-29474

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Are you a Process Engineer with significant relevant industrial project experience and demonstrated leadership skills with the ability to build teams and operate across functional boundaries, both internal and external?

If you have the relevant experience, please forward your CV to for review or call 353-1-7978720 to discuss in confidence.

Senior Process Engineer - Biotech - Dublin

Job Description

Our client is a leading international Biotechnology company with a state of the art aseptic manufacturing facility in Dun Laoighaire, South Dublin. 

The plant is one of the most dynamic in Ireland and is currently undergoing rapid expansion and capital investment. 

This is an excellent opportunity to get experience into Ireland's leading aseptic manufacturing plant.

Contractors have a history of either extending their contract or being offered permanent positions on this site.

Process Engineer required to work with the Process Development Commercial Support team.

Key responsibilities listed below

1. Continuous improvement projects for drug product formulation and vial/syringe filling lines

2. Process support for set up of new vial filling and capping line

3. Product and process investigation support

Definition and scoping of all process improvement activities relating to the area.

Leading continuous improvement programs and productivity initiatives

Product impact assessments associated with process deviations.

Risk assessments and mitigation projects relating to line performance.

Performing process gap analysis and developing strategies to close gaps.

Data trend analysis for all performance aspects of the area.

Troubleshooting performance trends.

Working with the operational excellence group in implementing OE methods, mentoring project leads and facilitating process improvement teams.

Review and approval of changes to operating procedures and the change control process relating to the manufacturing lines.

Supporting new product introduction teams, as a process subject matter expert.

Works in a collaborative manner within the Process Teams structure and contributes to investigations, Cross Functional teams within the organization etc.


Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Science or related discipline.

Demonstrated leadership skills with the ability to build teams and operate across functional boundaries, both internal and external.

Significant relevant industrial project experience.

Typically 5 years engineering experience in a manufacturing environment

Qualification in Lean and 6-sigma methodologies would be an advantage.

Significant experience in large project related activities, including GMP qualification experience, would be advantageous


Contract role. €50- €60 Per Hour


Karen McHugh is the consultant managing this position.

If you are interested in this role you can contact Karen by e-mail at or phone +353-1-7978720 for a confidential chat.

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