Senior Process Scientist – Purification | Collins McNicholas

Senior Process Scientist – Purification

  • Reference: GY43485
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Limerick
  • Category: Science, Pharmaceutical & Food

As Senior Process Scientist in Purification, you will support the Process Sciences Department through small scale laboratory experiments, as well as analysis, troubleshooting, and validation of manufacturing bioprocesses.


  • Provides technical support for Technology transfer purification activities.
  • Performs purification investigations in the laboratory and creates associated reports.
  • Develops and writes responses for technical sections of Regulatory documents.
  • Conducts scaled-down production procedures to improve the efficiency and yield of candidate or existing bioprocesses.
  • Develops and writes protocols for small-scale process validation studies.
  • Carries out small-scale purification process validation studies.
  • Assists in the analysis of samples generated from lab scale studies.
  • Tabulates results and writes summary reports of process evaluation and validation studies.
  • Presents findings at group and possibly at interdepartmental meetings.
  • Maintains lab supplies and equipment.
  • Produces and maintains accurate records.
  • Provides coaching and mentoring to junior members of the team.

Skills, Experience and Qualifications:

  • PhD in Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering or a related field with 3+ years experience; may consider another discipline with added relevant experience. 
  • Candidates with an MSc Biotechnology or related field with 6+ years experience will also be considered.  

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role/company please contact me Amy O’Neill on 091-706718 or email

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