Collins McNicholas

Technical Operations Process Engineer

New and exciting role open at this expanding multi-million euro state of the art biologic facility. Opportunity to work with groundbreaking scientific research and real-life solutions for patients.

As part of this expansion, we are currently assisting our client in sourcing a Technical Operations Process Engineer. This person will be responsible for providing technical and engineering support from a formulation perspective, and to develop new and innovative processes to deliver cost reductions in line with Operations and Quality requirements to support the Manufacturing process for Biologics manufacturing.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To provide technical and engineering support, daily trouble shooting, optimisation, cost reduction, training and coaching of manufacturing personnel.
  • Leadership of manufacturing and validation activities during project life cycle.
  • Identification and project management of continuous improvement projects. Work closely with other departments to deliver these continuous improvement projects.
  • Preparation of feasibility studies and operating budgets for future product introductions to the site.
  • Planning and leadership of technical transfers for future product introductions to the site.
  • Work closely with MS&T and GPRD, on the process development of suitable future products

Required Experience:

  • B Eng. or BSc. or relevant technical qualification
  • 5 years’ experience in pharmaceutical process engineering, with relevant experience of batch processing, technical transfers, scale up, commissioning and validation in a cGMP pharmaceutical or Biologics industry.
  • Experience in new product introductions to Biologic facilities is desirable.
  • Demonstrated project management skills, including the ability to deliver projects on schedule, within budget, and meeting the predefined quality requirements are required.

Attractive remuneration package on offer 


For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Davin Ferguson on 0719140251 or email

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