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Production Chemist

Production Chemist

Job Overview

Job Ref No.:651
Job Title:Production Chemist
Job Type:Permanent
Start Date26/03/2018

Job Description

Production Chemist

Job Title: Production Chemist
Department: Production
Report to: Operations Director
Location: Shannon
Purpose: To ensure batches are manufactured in accordance with relevant SOP’s and to agreed targets to meet all planning requirements

Key Responsibilities:
1. Manufacturing batches in line with their SOPs to include filing, capping and sealing where required.
2. Maintain Satisfactory housekeeping standards.
3. Carry out scheduled equipment checks.
4. Liaise with support staff on materials requirements.
5. Ensure compliance with all Health and Safety Standards.
6. Troubleshooting production issues in small batch manufacture, liaising with colleagues in QC and planning to ensure requirements are met within an appropriate timescale.
7. Complete upskilling and cross training as required.
8. Contribute to functional and cross functional teams as required.
9. Any other duties as assigned by management.

Experience, Knowledge and Qualifications required for Job:

2+ years’ experience gained in a highly regulated manufacturing environment.


• Good Laboratory Practice
• ISO17025
• ISO9001:2009
• Chemistry
• Good understanding of batch manufacture

3rd Level Science Qualification

The Ideal candidate must have:
• Ability to work as part of a team
• Ability to work on own initiative
• Ability to organise and prioritise in a deadline driven environment
• Attention to detail
• Independent mind
• Approachable and level headed
• Cross functional team work

Due to the urgency of this vacancy, our client is not willing to go down the route of work permits/visas/sponsorship, therefore, all candidates must have permission to work in Ireland.

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