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Technical Shift Lead

Excellent opportunity for a Technical Shift Lead to join a Biologics Leader in the West of Ireland. The role will be responsible for leading New Product Introductions for the biologics operations team. The ideal person will have a proven people management experience and GMP experience in a pharma or biopharma environment.

Overview of your responsibilities (full job description available on request):

  • Serve as the primary contact and technical expert for the team.
  • Lead and support the team in activities such as compounding, filling, lyophilization, equipment preparation, formulation, buffer preparation, and processing to achieve operational goals.
  • Coach and mentor the manufacturing team to enhance effectiveness through clear communication.
  • Foster a culture of contamination control and adherence to aseptic best practices.
  • Communicate departmental goals to ensure the production of cost-effective, quality-compliant products safely and efficiently.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required for the Role:

  • At least 5 years of experience in batch processing, automation, commissioning, and validation in FDA/HPRA-regulated industries.
  • Bachelor's degree in chemistry, pharmacy, engineering, or a related field (advanced degree preferred).
  • In-depth knowledge of cGMP and pharmaceutical regulatory requirements.
  • Strong understanding of contamination control and aseptic processing standards.
  • Technical expertise in pharmaceuticals, biologics, or similar fields.
  • Preferably, at least 1 year of supervisory experience in a team setting.
  • Strong technical knowledge and application of industry practices, capable of solving complex problems with informed judgment.

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role contact Courtney Russell

courtney.russell@collinsmcnicholas.ie

+353 (0) 71 9108062