🌎
This job posting isn't available in all website languages

About AbbVie

AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV) is a global, research-driven biopharmaceutical company committed to developing innovative advanced therapies for some of the world’s most complex and critical conditions. The company’s mission is to use its expertise, dedicated people and unique approach to innovation to markedly improve treatments across four primary therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, virology and neuroscience. In more than 75 countries, AbbVie employees are working every day to advance health solutions for people around the world.  For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at www.abbvie.com. Follow @abbvie on Twitter, Facebook or LinkedIn.​

If grabbing a link is not working for you, simply copy the URL at the top of this page to share with your referrals.

NPI Chemical Process Engineer

📁
Manufacturing & Operations
📅
1906848 Requisition #
Join our Talent Community

I chose AbbVie.

 

I chose ambition & innovation,

 

I chose to explore a thriving career with AbbVie,

 

Now I make waves and ride them.

 

Choose AbbVie!

 

 

At AbbVie, our strength lies in our team of experts who conduct ground-breaking science on a global scale every day. In choosing your career & life path, choose to be extraordinary! 

 

We are currently sourcing a high calibre NPI Chemical Process Engineer to join our Technical Operations team (API area) in Sligo.

 

In this role, you will be presented with exciting and challenging opportunities to work on multiple projects, ranging from manufacturing support activities, to late stage clinical product development and scale-up, new product introductions and technology transfers.

 

As part of the high performing technical operations team, you will optimise troubleshoot and develop processes to ensure the highest quality product is manufactured at our API facility. While your primary focus will be supporting the API facility, you will have the potential opportunity to build your drug product process knowledge as part of the team.

 

Day to day, you will

  • Provide engineering support to all manufacturing and control system related issues. Tasks include, daily trouble shooting, optimisation, cost reduction, training and coaching of manufacturing personnel.
  • Leadership of all commissioning and validation activities during project start-up.
  • Planning and leadership of technical transfers for future product introductions to the site. To accomplish this, you will be part of cross functional teams both within the site and globally
  • Process and equipment optimisation in order to sustain and improve product quality, yields and throughput. Making recommendations and implementing measures to improve production systems, equipment performance, yields and quality of product.
  • Interfacing with new product development groups to integrate new products into the Sligo facility either as new process development entities or as product transfer from another manufacturing facility. Supporting migration of process knowledge for product technical transfers from facility.
  • Execution of process development on existing products or new late stage clinical products including scale up to plant equipment.
  • Identifying continuous improvement activities and leading or participating in cross-functional teams to implement. Supporting activities in the areas of cost reduction, process efficiency and operational excellence.
  • Providing on-the-floor technical support to the Production Team Leaders for process/equipment optimization and troubleshooting.


Education

  • A relevant third level Degree or higher qualification in chemical engineering, process engineering or related technical discipline
Job/Technical Skills
  • Preferable 3 years’ experience in process engineering, or recent high calibre graduate with strong technical depth will be considered
  • Relevant experience of batch processing, automation, technical transfers, scale up, commissioning and validation in a cGMP pharmaceutical industry.
  • Experience in new product introductions to pharmaceutical facilities is desirable.
  • Demonstrated project management skills, including the ability to deliver projects on schedule, within budget, and meeting the predefined quality requirements are required.



Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients.  As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.

Previous Job Searches

My Profile

Create and manage profiles for future opportunities.

Go to Profile

My Submissions

Track your opportunities.

My Submissions
Copyright © 2018 AbbVie Inc. North Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A
Unless otherwise specified, all product names appearing in this internet site are trademarks owned by or licensed to AbbVie Inc., its subsidiaries or affiliates. No use of any AbbVie trademark, trade name, or trade dress in this site may be made without the prior written authorization of AbbVie Inc., except to identify the product or services of the company.