TARGET START DATE:                   End of February 2019

LENGTH OF ASSIGNMENT:            12 months + possible extensions

PROJECT LOCATION:                      Switzerland

Our client is currently working on a Greenfield project relating to a Global Pharmaceutical facility in Switzerland. Due to new project requirements, they now require the support of an experienced C&Q engineer.

The duration of this role will be for 12 months with a possibility of extension. This position is urgent and suitable candidates will be offered quickly.


  • Preparation/review of commissioning documents.
  • Hands- on experience with the start-up of pharma process and utility systems i.e. Lock out, Tag outs, Walk downs, Commissioning, CTP writing.
  • Functional testing of equipment in an API manufacturing plant e.g. media preparation, BH/BP, Centrifuges, Chromatography, Filtration etc.
  • Co-ordinating with various stakeholders such as Construction, Engineering, Vendors, Automation, Quality and End Users.
  • Currently started Commissioning – Static testing, P&ID’s, shakedowns, dynamic system testing

Qualifications & Experience

  • Commissioning, engineering or operations experience.
  • Degree in Science or Engineering or equivalent experience.
  • 10 years’ experience in the Biopharma / Pharma industry.
  • Commissioning, engineering or operations experience.
  • Experience of process control system e.g. DeltaV or equivalent.
  • Experience with the operation of API process equipment.

To find out more about this new opportunity please send your CV to [email protected] or for a confidential conversation call Barry Jones on +353 21-2363154