Pharmaceutical Jobs

WE ARE EXPANDING OUR TEAM

EirGen Pharma is expanding and adding a second site locally in Waterford, as part of this growth we have a number of key positions which all come with a competitive salary and benefits package as well as opportunity to join an exciting global pharmaceutical company.

 

To apply for any of the roles listed, or to obtain further information, email us at hr@eirgen.com.

When applying for any of these positions, please include your CV, a Covering Letter and clearly state for which Job Position you are applying.

EirGen Job Opportunities

Please click below for a recent advertisement which we recorded showcasing the opportunities that are currently open to interested candidates:

In the event that the below links do not grant you access to apply, please forward your application to HR@EirGen.com mentioning the relevant position in your title.

R&D ANALYTICAL DEVELOPMENT CHEMIST

 

What will you be doing?

  • Working in EirGen’s new state of the art, purpose built R&D facility!
  • Developing, transferring and validating robust, sound analytical methods
  • Using your problem solving skills to troubleshoot methods
  • Analysing all raw materials, in process samples and finished products in a timely and efficient manner to ensure quality and efficacy of the product
  • Taking part in laboratory investigations
  • Attending internal project review meetings as required
  • Assisting in the preparation for customer/ regulatory inspections
  • Preparing submission documentation in support of license applications

What we need from YOU:

  • You MUST be passionate about R&D
  • A degree in Chemistry (or a related science discipline)
  • You MUST have at least 3+ years’ pharma lab based experience
  • Appreciate the importance of following SOPs and good GDP/GLP
  • Enjoy technical report writing
  • Self-starter who enjoys working in a fast paced environment
  • You MUST enjoy working as part of a team and be fun and friendly

 

Earn extra credit by meeting the following criteria:

  • Have experience in method development/transfer/validation
  • Be proficient in HPLC and Empower 3 Software

What’s our culture like?

  • We have an active Sports and Social Club and they organise all sorts of fun events from trips to the cinema, to cycling the Greenway, to climbing the Wibit in Dunmore and everything else in between!
  • Let them eat cake we say! Any excuse for cake and we’re on it
  • We like healthy stuff too, sometimes we even have salads with our Free Food Friday lunches
  • We host all sorts of fun events to help raise money for our employee chosen charities – this even includes doing a spinning class!

What will you get if you work with us?

Aside from having a great day at work, you’ll also get:

  • A great work environment with lots of fun
  • A chance to work with like-minded people
  • Be part of a team of people who work together to make life-saving products
  • Work in Ireland’s Pharma Company (SME) of the Year
  • A great financial package to meet your knowledge and experience
  • A company contributed pension
  • Health Insurance
  • Extra day’s holidays
  • Company sponsored events and nights out
  • And lots of other stuff!!

 We are a rapidly growing pharmaceutical company and we need more great people to join our team to keep growing at this speed! We pride ourselves in recruiting, developing, and retaining the best people.

Want to be a part of all of this? Then send your CV to HR@EirGen.com to apply for our R&D Analytical Development Chemist role today and become a fellow EirGener!!

 

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SENIOR MICROBIOLOGIST

What will you be doing?

  • Supporting production in our shiny new state of the art Sterile Fill Finish production suite
  • Coaching and training junior members of the Microbiology Team
  • Using lots of new high-tech equipment including our MaldiTof and Qube Isolator
  • Keeping abreast of new Microbiology trends and technologies
  • Getting hands on with all the Microbiology bugs!

What we need from YOU:

  • You MUST be passionate about Microbiology (bug lovers wanted!)
  • A degree in Microbiology (or a related discipline)
  • You MUST have at least 5+ years’ Microbiology experience
  • Appreciate the importance of following SOPs and good GDP
  • Enjoy the coordination of tasks and management of workloads
  • Self-starter who enjoys working in a fast paced environment
  • You MUST enjoy working as part of a team and be fun and friendly

Earn extra credit by meeting the following criteria:

  • Previous Sterile Fill Finish experience is a HUGE bonus
  • People management skills will also earn you additional points

What will you get if you work with us?

Aside from having a great day at work, you’ll also get:

  • A great work environment with lots of fun
  • A chance to work with like-minded people
  • Be part of a team of people who work together to make life-saving products
  • Work in Ireland’s Pharma Company (SME) of the Year
  • A great financial package to meet your knowledge and experience
  • A company contributed pension
  • Health Insurance
  • Extra day’s holidays
  • Company sponsored events and nights out
  • And lots of other stuff!!

Want to be a part of all of this? Then click on the link below or send your CV to HR@EirGen.com to apply for our Senior Microbiologist role today and become a fellow EirGener!!

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eSystems Compliance Officer

We are recruiting for an eSystems Compliance Officer to join our expanding Quality Systems Team.  This person will assist team(s) in the preparation of validation related documentation, standard operating procedures, reports, system quality reviews, identifying deficiencies, preparing CAPA documents, test scripts and change controls with regards to automated systems validation. Also to ensure that site automated systems are introduced, maintained and operating in accordance with cGMP’s, site and corporate policies and regulatory requirements with a keen focus on Data Integrity. The ideal candidate will have a Relevant degree in pharmaceutical science, quality management, computer science, computer engineering, life science, or any other pertinent degree, at least 3 years experience in pharmaceutical industry, within a quality or IT function and In-depth knowledge of FDA and European compliance regulations and GAMP guidelines applicable to computer system validation. The role offers a competitive salary with benefits package and a great place to work!

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ENGINEERING MANAGER

We have a new opportunity for an Engineering Manager to join our rapidly growing Engineering Team. This role will report directly to the Head of Engineering and has arisen due to the rapid growth in the size of the team. The Engineering Manager will have responsibility for Engineering and Facilities in both our new R&D Centre and our Westside site. We are seeking applications from candidates who a minimum of degree qualified in Engineering, have at least 10 years’ engineering experience within a pharma environment, and who have previous management experience. Click on the link below to apply or send your CV to hr@eirgen.com

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VALIDATION TEAM LEAD

We have a new opportunity for a Validation Team Leader to join our growing Engineering Team in EirGen Pharma. This role will report directly to the Head of Engineering and will have responsibility for process equipment and utility equipment validation and requalification. We are seeking applications from candidates who are a minimum of degree qualified in Engineering or a related discipline, have at least 5 years’ validation engineering experience within a pharma environment (preferably within a sterile manufacturing environment) and who have a proven track record in the industry in process validation and the development of procedures and processes to support best practice. Click on the link below to apply or send your CV to hr@eirgen.com

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MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN

We are seeking a Maintenance Technician to ensure equipment is maintained to the highest standards possible through systematic predictive maintenance, preventative maintenance and repairs. The role includes:

  1. Supporting the Operations Team in the reliable operation of their equipment.
  2. Developing predictive maintenance methodologies.
  3. Producing preventative maintenance routines based on RCM methodologies.
  4. Effective problem solving and reactive maintenance as required.
  5. Ensuring the preventative maintenance routines are executed on time and in a compliant manner.
  6. Maintaining and operating Facilities/Utility equipment
  7. Continuously improving the process through the improvement of equipment performance.
  8. Supporting project activities as required to ensure maintenance and operational requirements are included. FAT attendance, commissioning and qualification support. Procedure and Maintenance schedule development for new assets.

We welcome applications from persons who meet the following criteria:

  1. Senior trades and/or a relevant third level qualification in Electrical, Mechanical or Manufacturing discipline.
  2. Minimum 5 years’ engineering experience within a relevant environment (preferably within a Pharma manufacturing environment)
  3. Experience in a sterile Manufacturing environment would be an advantage.

 

 

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PROCESS VALIDATION ENGINEER

We are seeking a Process Validation Engineer to ensure process validation activities at EirGen Pharma are completed in line with internal and regulatory procedures and guidelines.  We welcome applications from persons who are qualified to a Degree level  in an Engineering/Science discipline and who have previous experience with Process Validation and Statistical packages. Ideally someone who can execute protocols and reports for the validation of new and existing processes.

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QUALITY SYSTEMS OFFICER

We are recruiting for a Quality Systems Officer to join our expanding Quality Systems Team.  The primary role of a quality systems officer is to ensure that all quality systems are maintained in compliance with company, regulatory and health & safety requirements.  The applicant should have a relevant third level degree qualification with 3 years experience in a similar role. They will require the technical ability to develop procedures and review processes and have cGMP guideline knowledge. The role offers a competitive salary with benefits package and a great place to work!

 

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QUALITY ASSURANCE OFFICER

Our Quality Assurance Team is expanding and we are looking to recruit Experienced Quality Assurance Officers at a Senior level to support with the development, implementation and maintenance of the Quality Standards and Systems to ensure product compliance.  We welcome applications from experienced QA professionals who are qualified to a minimum of degree level, preferably a Science degree incorporating Quality Assurance and who have at least 3 years previous experience working in a manufacturing environment.  Lead Auditor qualification would be an advantage.

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R&D LYOPHILISATION SCIENTIST

We have a new opportunity for an R&D Lyophilisation Scientist to join our growing R&D Team. The R&D Lyophilisation Scientist will support the R&D department in the design and scale-up of the lyophilisation processes suitable for clinical production, including cycle optimisation, robustness studies, technology transfer. We welcome applications from candidates who are qualified to a minimum of degree level in an appropriate science related discipline, preferably biotechnology. The ideal candidate would have at least five years’ experience working in the pharmaceutical industry, with biopharma experience being advantageous. Significant exposure to lyophilisation and cycle development essential, with experience of working in an aseptic fill finish environment preferable.

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R&D STERILE PROCESS LEAD

We have an exciting opportunity for an R&D Sterile Process Lead to join our growing R&D Team. The R&D Sterile Process Lead will be responsible for supporting the R&D Department by providing significant fill-finish technical expertise to support all aspects of the manufacturing of sterile products. As a key member of the R&D Team, this role will provide leadership, cross-functional development, and technical expertise on the aseptic manufacture of biologics. We welcome applications from candidates who are qualified to a minimum of degree level in an appropriate science or engineering discipline, preferably biotechnology. The ideal candidate would have at least five years’ experience working in relevant unit operations including mixing, formulation, sterile filtration, sterilisation, aseptic processing, component processing technologies, liquid filling, and visual inspection.

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PROCESS ENGINEER – LYOPHILISATION

We have an exciting opportunity for a Lyophilisation Process Engineer to join our expanding Engineering team, to support the OPKO R&D project in the delivery, installation, commissioning, qualification and cycle development of the IMA Lyofast 5 Freeze Drier. We welcome applications from candidates who hold a minimum degree level qualification in engineering and who have a minimum of 15 years’ experience in Freeze Dryers, Autoclave; Steam in Place (SIP) / Clean in Place (CIP) skids. Experience with commissioning, and validation of Lyophilisation equipment is also essential.

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CALIBRATION & INSTRUMENTATION TECHNICIAN

The Engineering Team at EirGen Pharma are recruiting for a Calibration & Instrumentation Technician to join their expanding team, to ensure equipment instrumentation is calibrated to meet engineering and GMP requirements and to support the operation and Maintenance of equipment as part of the Engineering Team.  Applicants should have a Senior Trades and / or a relevant third level qualification in Instrumentation, Electrical or related and have a minimum of 5 years instrumentation experience, preferably within a pharma manufacturing environment.   Experience in a sterile Manufacturing environment would be an advantage.

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QC & STABILITY CHEMISTS

We are looking for experienced chemists to work in our dynamic and fast paced QC & Stability Laboratory team. This is a varied role which includes testing & completing write up’s of QC raw material, packaging, finished product and stability samples and using up to date laboratory techniques and equipment in a GMP environment. Applicants should have a degree in pharmaceutical science or related discipline, with at least 5 years relevant experience.

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