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Senior/Lead Process Engineer

Job Description


We are now recruiting for a Senior/Lead Process Engineer to be based in our Dublin office.  The lead engineer will be required to lead the various stages of projects from concept to detailed design in addition to support and mentor team members working on projects largely within the pharmaceutical industry.


  • Be able to lead design of process and utilities – preparation of PFDs, P&IDs, equipment sizing calculations
  • Co-ordination of design with other design disciplines and equipment suppliers
  • Ownership of equipment modules and packages through design and procurement phases
  • Completion of Design Risk Assessments
  • Participation in Technical and Safety reviews
  • Interfacing with client design team/end users
  • Process optimization/site support
  • Delivery of agreed design scope within budget hours and schedule
  • Co-ordination of design with other design disciplines and equipment suppliers
  • Support during construction and oversight of IOQ execution. 


  • Degree in Chemical/Process Engineering (Engineers with a primary degree in Mechanical Engineering and relevant process experience may also be considered)
  • 7+ years design experience in the Pharmaceutical and Biopharmaceutical sectors 
  • Self starter, experience in leading a design team and in coordinating the efforts of others
  • Specialist experience in a key technical area e.g. clean utilities, OSD, packaging
  • Good communication skills (ability to lead Technical and Safety reviews)
  • Chartered status desirable

All CV’s are treated in the strictest confidence