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Process Scientist / Pharmaceutical Technology Scientist - NPI / Tech Transfer

Westport, Ireland Req ID 2203820 Category Manufacturing & Operations Division AbbVie

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AbbVie employees work every single day to discover and address many of the world's most pressing health challenges. Our work helps people live better lives. When you have patients depending on your solutions, you look for the best people and, when we find them, we make it our business to treat them well.

We are currently recruiting Pharmaceutical Technology Scientists /Specialists (NPI) to join our high performing innovative Biologics team in Westport. Reporting to the Pharm Tech Snr Manager you will be responsible for various activities to support the tech transfer of New Product Introduction (NPI) to accommodate clinical manufacture of Biological products
This role will require skilled personnel to deliver on the project timelines and you will be responsible for leading the project to ensure all manufacturing controls are in place, working alongside the Pharmaceutical Specialists to implement all necessary requirements as tasked by the Pharm Tech Scientist.

With an exciting pipeline of products and a great salary and benefits package, this may be the ideal opportunity to develop your career with an industry leader.

So if you are interested in joining AbbVie Westport, read below to find out more…
Your role will involve:
•    Project management
•    Assisting in all aspects of batch manufacturing activities, in accordance with SOPs and batch record instruction for multiple products
•    Working and handling BoNT, a toxin for compounding activities and manufacturing batches as required per procedures
•    Updating / generation of SOPs/ Risk Assessments and manufacturing documentation
•    Supporting installation of new equipment as required
•    Completion of quality records in QMS
•    Implementation of product dedicated controls for the Core 1 area.
•    Performing sterile filtration and filter integrity testing.
•    Supporting regulatory inspections as required


So, what education & experience do you need? 
•    MSc with 3 years’ experience or Bachelor’s degree with 3-5 years’ experience preferred
•    Minimum 3-5 years in a relevant environment with applicable experience preferred
•    Understanding requirements of cross contamination controls in multi-product facility
•    Knowledge and experience with GMP regulatory inspections
•    Excellent report / procedure writing skill set required
•    Working knowledge of Quality Management System (QMS)
•    Flexibility of working hours may be required, and shift work may be required upon request

So, are you ready now to be part of this innovative diverse Pharmaceutical Technology team? Join AbbVie!

It’s important to remember, AbbVie is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer; we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop innovative solutions for patients and being part of an inclusive work environment. 

Travel: No
Job Type: Experienced
Schedule: Full-time

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