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Senior Biologics Technician

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 22767

Our client, a global healthcare company is currently recruiting for a Senior Biologics Technician to join their Biologics Operations team in Westport, Co Mayo.

Responsibilities (Full job description available on request):

As a Senior Biologics Technician you will:

  • Plan and schedule activities for Manufacturing Technicians in a multi-product facility, seamlessly switching between product campaigns, ensuring full staffing and appropriate management of constraints or escalation to the TSL.

  • Ensure all activities align with regulatory (QA & EHS) and corporate requirements.

  • Lead or participate in Root Cause Analysis of non-conformances, equipment issues, environmental monitoring out-of-limits, and complaints, engaging other departments as needed.

  • Drive cross-training using a skills matrix for the Operations Team to enhance team and individual performance.

  • Lead and support continuous improvement initiatives to meet Core 1's overall goals.

  • Foster a culture of Right First Time.

  • Provide leadership at Tier meetings to maintain focus on key shift objectives.

  • Review and contribute to technical documents, including protocols, reports, and batch manufacturing documents.


  • A Bachelor’s degree in a related scientific field or a minimum of 4 years’ experience in an aseptic manufacturing environment.

  • Experience in aseptic techniques, formulation, aseptic filling of sterile products, and/or visual inspection of Parenteral products.

  • Detailed knowledge of cGMP and regulatory requirements in the pharmaceutical industry.

  • Comprehensive understanding of contamination control principles.

  • Strong technical knowledge and application of concepts, practices, and procedures.

  • Good interpersonal skills to develop working relationships with people at all levels.

  • Previous people management experience is desirable.

For a confidential discussion on the role and the organisation please contact Emma Barry today.

091 706719