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Blister Line Lead/ Solid Dose Production Operative

Blister Line Lead/ Solid Dose Production Operative

Job Title: Blister Line Lead/ Solid Dose Production Operative
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Start Date: ASAP
REF: DW10319
Contact Name: Mary Fitzpatrick/David Walsh
Contact Email: hello@icejobs.ie

Job Description

Our Galway client requires highly motivated, qualified Engineers to fill roles in the manufacture / packaging of products to the Pharmaceutical industry that meets the customers’ expectations and regulatory requirements.

  • Meet production schedule on a daily and weekly basis.
  • Accurate completion of all necessary documentation.
  • Carry out IPC checks as outlined in company documentation.
  • Ensure machines / equipment are maintained and working correctly.
  • Carry out minor machine / equipment adjustments as appropriate.
  • Clean machines / work area in accordance with standard operating procedures.
  • Assist with training as required by carrying out “on the job” training with process operators.
  • Assist in preparation of new and review existing procedures.
  • Attainment of targets relevant to work centre.
  • Adherence to health and safety procedures.
  • Ensure compliance to documented procedures and GMP requirements as outlined in company procedures.
  • Maintenance of hygiene / housekeeping standards in the production area.
  • Comply to terms and conditions outlined in your contract of employment.



  • Qualification in mechanical engineering or an equivalent discipline or relevant trades experience with at least 1 years’ experience in a Pharmaceutical FDA/HPRA manufacturing environment is preferable.
  • Excellent knowledge of GMP & GDP requirements essential.
  • Good communication, leadership and people management skills are essential.
  • Strong organisational & problem solving ability.
  • Availability to work on three shift cycle is essential. 
  • Experience of operating high-speed blister packing lines in GMP environment is desirable.


Contract Type: Permanent

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