19 Apr, 2022

Process Engineer

  • Pfizer
  • Ringaskiddy, County Cork, Ireland
Process Engineer Biochemicals / Pharmaceuticals Chemicals

Job Description

Ringaskiddy API site in Cork plays a critically strategic role within Pfizer, it is the global site for new small molecule API products through scale up and launch, as well as manufacture of large volume patented and off-patent medicines. Colleagues on the site use state of the art equipment and leading-edge technology, as well as work collaboratively with Research and Development to provide the highest quality innovative products to the market. 


About the Roles


We are recruiting for people with a background in Science and Engineering to become part of our team. We are looking for innovative and passionate people to work across a wide range of disciplines including New Product Introduction, Digitisation of existing processes, Optimisation of established products and Tech Transfer of products within our plants onsite and across our network.  



The following is an overview of the role responsibilities: 

  • Work at the core of our site as part of a cross functional Process-Centric Team to own the day-to-day manufacturing responsibilities, delivering important therapeutic products in line with customer and patient demands.
  • Demonstrate and implement continuous improvements to deliver optimum and robust chemistry and efficient use of plant equipment under our banner of excellence in Safety, Quality, Cost and Supply.
  • Leverage process and technical knowledge gained on lab-to-plant scale to investigate potential challenges and implement innovative and lasting solutions.
  • Project manage the work in an efficient & structured manner, while easily and effectively communicating with peers and stakeholders.


About You


  • Be able to work on your own initiative, be self-driven to set goals and lead a team from within 
  • Have demonstrated problem solving abilities and innovation capabilities 
  • Have excellent interpersonal and communication skills in line with our Pfizer values of Courage, Excellence, Equity and Joy 
  • Hold a higher degree (BSc./MSc./PhD. or equivalent) in a relevant engineering discipline.
  • A minimum of 2+ years’ industry (Pharma / Biopharma /Med.Tech./Food) experience in a comparable role preferred.


What We Offer?

  • Permanent position with Competitive Salary plus Bonus Schemes, Healthcare for you and your family, Pension and Share, Scheme, Long Term Income Protection and Life Assurance
  • Ringaskiddy is close to Cork City and offers free parking and subsidized canteen onsite.


How to Apply

Make a difference today, all suitable candidates should apply though the link with CV provided. We are looking forward to hearing from you!



Additional Information 

  • In order to be considered for this position in Ireland you need to be legally eligible to work in Ireland. 

  • Please note there is no relocation support available for this position 


How to apply 

  • Make a difference today, all suitable candidates should apply with CV below.  We are looking forward to hearing from you! 


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