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Senior Process Engineer

Job Description


PM Group is an international project delivery company operating across Europe, the USA and Asia. We have 47 years track record in project management, process design, facility design and construction management for leading multinational companies.  We are world leaders in the pharmaceutical, food, mission critical, medtech, advanced manufacturing and energy sectors.


We now wish to recruit a Senior Process Engineer for a valued pharmaceutical client in Cork. The successful candidate will be working as part of a multidisciplinary project engineering team on site. Previous design experience in the Pharmaceutical/ Biotechnology industry is essential




  • Process calculations and development of PFDs and P&IDs.
  • Preparation of specifications for process equipment.
  • Interface with supplier's engineers to prepare technical bid analysis and recommendations.
  • Design of process equipment, material & personnel flows, process utilities, waste streams.
  • Client liaison, attendance at project meetings etc
  • Design support and input to the Project / Construction team.
  • The opportunity to work on a range of projects, from conceptual stage through to detailed design, commissioning and qualification.
  • Generation, ownership and update of process-specific documents for all project stages (design, construction, C&Q, start-up, operation & maintenance).
  • Responsible for the process safety aspects of project, including compliance with ATEX, PED and other relevant directives.
  • Participation in Process Hazard Assessments/HAZOP studies.
  • Approval and execution of C&Q documentation.


  • Degree in Chemical or Process Engineering
  • Ideally a chartered engineer or progressing towards chartership
  • Completion of Design Risk Assessments
  • Participation in Technical and Safety reviews
  • Interfacing with client design team/end users
  • Organised and adaptable with a flexible approach to Process/Project Engineering.
  • 12-15 years design experience in the Pharmaceutical and Biopharmaceutical sectors  
  • Ability to work on own initiative.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.