Chemical Process Engineer

Republic of Ireland, Europe
Competitive Rates
30 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A vacancy exists within our Site Projects Group for a Chemical Process Engineer supporting site Capital & Expense projects. Reporting to the Site Projects Lead, the individual will be responsible for a number of site projects.

Major Accountabilities:

  • Develop project plans and successfully execute them according to established schedule, cost and performance standards.
  • Manage design, construction, commissioning and qualification, schedule and cost in collaboration with other project team members, operations personnel, outside contractors and suppliers.
  • Track and report progress as required against project deliverables.
  • Ensure there is a strong safety culture and performance in the execution of the capital/expense projects.


  • Must have as a minimum a 3rd level degree in Engineering, preferably Chemical or Mechanical.

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Relevant experience working in Pharm/Bio Pharm industry with experience in maintenance, engineering and project management practices.
  • Good knowledge of working in ATEX environment. 
  • Recommend, justify, plan, initiate and install projects or process improvements aimed at improving plant performance.
  • Promote the generation of new ideas of equipment modification, analytical requirements and data handling.
  • Understands the typical project life cycle from concept through to qualification and has proven experience in this area.
  • Familiar with engineering project management tools, financial management skills including an ability to work within budgets, and engineering technical skills.
  • Proven knowledge, appreciation and experience of working in strongly regulated GMP environment.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and an understanding of the customer/client relationship involved in project management.
  • Excellent communication /presentation skills.
  • Superior organisational and planning skills.
  • Strong negotiation skills.