Process Engineer

Job Title: Process Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Cork, Ireland
Salary: €60 - €62 per hour
Start Date: 2019-01-15
Reference: BH-97488
Contact Name: Ellie Charlwood
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 15, 2019 09:56

Job Description

I am looking for an experienced Process Engineer for my client, an API manufacturer based in Cork. This is a 12 month contract 

Purpose of Role

To provide Process Engineering support for capital projects, process equipment and systems.

Key Results Areas

To support the Project Manager in the execution of capital projects.

Specification and purchase of equipment.

Writing and execution of qualification documentation to ensure GMP compliance.

Commissioning and validation  of equipment and facilities.

To identify and implement improvements to reduce costs, improve reliability, safety and quality.

To maintain and develop process engineering documentation and drawings.


Areas of Impact Affecting the Job

Customer service/business results as a result of project work and manufacturing support. 

Compliance to GMP and Health, Safety & Environmental standards.

Effectiveness of new product introduction through process design. 

Capital projects costs through equipment design/selection 

Planning, Organising and Controlling

To support Projects Manager with budget costs, planning, co-ordinating with suppliers and contractors.

To provide process engineering participation in multi-disciplined teams.

Tracking and reporting of project work status to be provided as specified by the Projects Manager. 

To provide process support to manufacturing operation through technical advice, fault diagnosis, corrective action plans and system modification.

Contact with Others

Manufacturing and support staff for problem solving and continuous improvement work. 

Quality staff for internal audits for GMP compliance. 

External suppliers and contractors

Cross-functional project team to identify and implement requirements to meet objectives.




Decision Making Authority

Technical specification, design and selection of process equipment within project budget.

Management of small capital projects


Knowledge, Skills and Competencies


Minimum Qualifications/ Experience

Qualified to degree level in Chemical or Process Engineering (other engineering degrees considered)

0-2 years post graduate experience in pharmaceutical or hygienic product manufacturing industry.  Good technical ability, problem solving and team working skills and willingness to learn.


Ideally, competent with AutoCAD and MS Office applications.



Problem solving


Customer Orientation   

Planning and Organising


For more information please contact Ellie Charlwood on 0161 942 4011