Project Engineer

Galway

About Chanelle Pharma:

Chanelle Pharma is Ireland’s largest indigenous generic pharmaceutical manufacturer of both medical and veterinary products.

Serving customers in 96 countries worldwide, Chanelle Pharma is a partner of choice in the development and manufacturing of pharmaceutical products to the world’s leading human generic and animal health multinationals and distributors. We are passionate about understanding and addressing the challenges facing our medical and veterinary customers and bringing them innovative and effective products and solutions. 

The Opportunity:

This is an opportunity to be part of a dynamic team within the Engineering and Maintenance function. We
are looking for individuals who will support and drive Chanelle Pharma’s vision to be the most valued global
provider of high quality, competitively priced pharmaceutical products and to provide excellent services and
support to our customers.


Reporting to the Director of Facilities & Engineering, the Project Engineer will apply strong fundamental
engineering expertise in support of design, commissioning and qualification of pharmaceutical equipment
and building utilities within our site. Effective management of projects ensuring compliance with GMP and
regulatory requirements.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Management of engineering projects, capital projects, compliance to GMP standards.
• Preparation of user requirement specifications for various machinery/equipment and review of vendor
designs/specifications.
• Develop and execute FAT/SAT and commissioning qualification plans.
• Management of projects to agreed timelines and costs. Projects entail capital facility and equipment
alterations and additions.
• Ensure Project compliance with environmental, health and safety standards.
• Ensure compliance to documented procedures and cGMP requirements are maintained to the highest
possible standards.
• Achievement of KPI’s as outlined in Performance and Development Plan.
• Lead project assignments and supervise outside contractors in compliance with company guidelines.

COMPETENCIES:

• Organisational skills, personal efficiency, time management skills and the ability to
prioritise competing demands, are key communication skills.
• Self-starter with demonstrated efficient work methods, analytical & problem solving skills
and ability to handle multiple tasks.
• Ability to build relationships and collaborate with others is vital.
• Demonstrate and lead on the values, initiatives and culture of an organisation. Professional
expertise.

The above is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties
and skills required.

QUALIFICATIONS:

• BS in Engineering or other technical discipline.
• Minimum of 3 years engineering experience.
• Experience in a cGMP Manufacturing and or Biotechnology, pharmaceutical or medical device company
is desirable.
• Ability to work on own and as part of a team.
• Demonstrated initiative and self-starter.
• Experience using any of the following AutoCAD software package is also desirable.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Health & Safety requirements (eg. Manual Handling Training).
Manual Handling.
VDU.

WORK ENVIRONMENT: (eg. Office, Production)

• Office, Production, Workshop, Warehouse

Project Engineer

Galway