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Chemical Engineer

Job description

Full-time, 12 months contract
Location - Ballydine, Tipperary

*** Only open for candidates who are based in Ireland ***

Force recruitment have partnered with one of the top pharmaceutical companies in Ireland, who is currently on a look out for a chemical engineer in their Ballydine facility. The ideal candidate will have ownership of manufacturing process equipment and supply product processes, and they will lead process and equipment optimization in order to sustain and improve product quality, yields and throughput.


  • Responsible for issuing and management of cleaning changes and documentation.

  • Responsible for reviewing and incorporating relevant updates as communicated via the Technical Team Lead.

  • Responsible for management and tracking of Cleaning validation parameters and commitments.

  • Support for Cleaning Investigations

  • Compilation of CPV reports, CAR, and APRs

  • Ownership and management of changes.

  • Generation and tracking of cleaning campaign documentation.

  • Stewardship of validated campaign data.

  • Liaising with product teams to align turnaround targets.

  • Investigation support for Cleaning QNs.

  • Assessments of OOTs.

  • Support project assignments as required.

  • Completion of validation reports.

What are we looking for:

In order to excel in this role, you will more than likely have:

  • Degree qualification in a science or engineering-related discipline.

  • Knowledge of GMP standards.

  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal.

  • Strong technical writing skills.

  • Previous experience in API or Drug Product manufacturing is desirable.

  • To maintain accurate records in compliance with GMP expectations.

  • To understand and internalise procedures relevant to GMP operations.

  • To communicate clearly and concisely on technical issues.

  • To deliver project goals on time.

  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a diverse team in an inclusive manner.

  • High personal integrity, credibility and energy.

  • Must be motivated and focused, with a demonstrated ability to be self-driven.

  • Communication - written, oral