Our Cork based Bio/Pharma Client are currently looking for a Senior Process Engineer, for a long term contract.

The Lead Process Engineer will be working as part of a multidiscipline project engineering team on site. Previous design experience is desirable.


  • Process calculations and development of PFDs and P&IDs.
  • Preparation of specifications for process equipment.
  • Interface with supplier’s engineers to prepare technical bid analysis and recommendations.
  • Design of process equipment, material & personnel flows, process utilities, waste streams.
  • Client liaison, attendance at project meetings etc
  • Design support and input to the Project / Construction team.
  • The opportunity to work on a range of projects, from conceptual stage through to detailed design, commissioning and qualification.
  • Generation, ownership and update of process-specific documents for all project stages 
  • Participation in Process Hazard Assessments/HAZOP studies.
  • Approval and execution of C&Q.

Education, Experience and Skills:

  • Degree in Chemical or Process Engineering
  • Ideally a chartered engineer 
  • Participation in Technical and Safety reviews
  • Interfacing with client design team/end users
  • Organised and adaptable with a flexible approach to Process/Project Engineering.
  • 10+ years experience in the Pharmaceutical and Biopharmaceutical sectors  
  • Ability to work on own initiative.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.

Kenny-Whelan Contact:

For further information or for a confidential chat about this role, please send your updated CV to [email protected]