Packaging Engineer

  • Contract
  • Cork

Website TPM04971

Our client is a bio pharmaceutical company based in East Cork, looking for a Packaging Engineer who will be responsible for the development and implementation of primary and secondary packaging solutions for a range of products. The Packaging Engineer will also be responsible for Project Managing a range of projects for future bottle and glass vial products including future cold chain technologies along with product serialisation projects and support Packaging Operations.


  • Manage projects in the packaging area in accordance with the site PMO guidelines.
  • Collaborate with on-site and off-site stakeholders to support global initiatives and projects.
  • May support packaging serialisation projects.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of new packaging component solutions for New Product Introductions.
  • Design and conduct transportation and stability studies.
  • Execute engineering trials on packaging lines and support validation activities.
  • Work closely with multiple internal and external stakeholders including Quality, Validation, Regulatory and packaging component vendors.
  • Support the completion of process investigations.
  • Lead root cause analysis and process improvement initiatives.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Degree in Engineering or related field essential.
  • Relevant years of experience within the pharmaceutical, biotech or related industry.
  • Demonstrated experience in effectively partnering with a range of stakeholders is essential.
  • Experience of primary and secondary packaging processes, transportation studies and packaging development processes an advantage.
  • Project Management experience is an advantage.
  • Strong communication, teamwork and organizational skills are essential.
  • Demonstrates strong knowledge of cGMP & regulatory processes.
  • Demonstrates excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to engage and partner with multiple stakeholders to achieve the objective.
  • Curious with learning agility.
  • Operationally excellent.
  • Organised with systematic approach to prioritisation.
  • Process orientated to achieve the business objective.

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