Commissioning and Qualification Lead

Location: Carlow, Republic of Ireland Salary:
Sector: Pharma et Biotech Type: Prestation de services

One of Ireland's largest vaccines and biologics facility that is focused on formulating and filling vaccine and biologic products are growing there highly-skilled team and building their presence in Carlow so that they can continue to lead scientific breakthroughs in the treatment of some of the world's most harmful diseases.

Role: Commissioning and Qualification Lead

Contract: 12 Month Contract

Location: Carlow

Hours: 39 Hours per week over 4 day.


  • Report to HPV Portfolio Lead / MSD Project Manager on the given project.
  • Lead and coordinate a commissioning and qualification program, incorporating Clean Utilities (including CIP), syringe ling, vial line and associated upstream operations.
  • Assist the C&Q manager in the planning and tracking of activities.
  • Liase with the various stakeholders on the C&Q team and the overall project to ensure clear communication between all parties.
  • Participation in GMP design reviews (DQ, CIA etc.), as required.
  • Review and Input into deliverables such as technical requirement specifications and vendor turnover documentation.
  • Owner of pre-requisite C&Q deliverables (System Impact Assessment, Critical Component Impact Assessments, System Boundary Drawings, Requirement Traceability Matrix).

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor of Engineering or Science Degree in Engineering or Technology related discipline.
  • Minimum of 8-12 years' experience in commissioning and/or validation of USP/DSP/Facilities/Utilities systems within Pharmaceutical industry.
  • Technical knowledge of utilities, upstream & downstream equipment, biotechnology processes and a working knowledge of FDA and EU regulations is preferred
  • Minimum 5 years of experience with supervisory, project management and budget management are required

This is a great opportunity to join a truly global community in Carlow.

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