Project Engineer

  • Cork
  • Contract 12 contract
  • JO-1907-64646_1568210244


Project Engineer

This is a 12-month rolling contract position reporting to the Engineering Manager. The successful candidates will plan, design, coordinate, validate and implement high technology equipment and/or processes for the site. He/she will also provide engineering support to ensure high yields and minimize downtime of process equipment prior to implementation into production.


  • Responsible for introducing and validating new equipment and/or complex new process projects from design through completion and in compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Project management & planning and liaising with other departments affected by these projects. Also reporting project status to management and highlighting areas of concern early.
  • Ensuring all projects are completed to agreed timelines and within budget.
  • Planning and managing equipment implementation to ensure effective utilization of multi departmental resources both internal and external to the company.
  • Assigned work adheres to EHSE requirements.
  • Ensure continual Quality System compliance by adherence to established Client requirements
  • Author and/or review and approval of protocols, technical reports, SOPs, and technical specifications. Compilation of technical documentation for regulatory submissions.
  • Applying cost improvement and LEAN Manufacturing initiatives in projects.
  • Responsible for optimising new processes through process analysis and the application of engineering principles.
  • Manages assignments / project works performed by outside vendors
  • Provide Support to the engineering department when required.

You Demonstrate

  • At least 4- 5 years engineering experience in Pharmaceutical industry in a production environment with Knowledge of process engineering, equipment, automation specification and GMP validation requirements.
  • Bachelor's degree in Process; Chemical; Mechanical; Electrical Engineering or other related discipline.
  • Project Management Qualification desirable
  • Experience of current cGMP requirement of an FDA/HPRA approved facility
  • PC and software proficiency - Microsoft software and Microsoft project
  • Must be good record keeper and data analyser, attention to detail, accuracy and documentation skills
  • Must be a self-starter who can work independently with minimal supervision
  • Strong team player with the ability to work collaboratively and cross functionally
  • A positive mindset of Safety First
  • Travel may be required as part of the role from time to time depending on project needs

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