Snr Validation Supervisor - Athlone

Job description

As Head of Validation you will be directly involved in providing input and critical review and approval of all validation activities at our Athlone site. 

Our Offer 

Your main duties and responsibilities will include;

  • Process, Software, Equipment, Utilities & Facilities Validation activities
  • You will also be responsible for executing and summarizing protocols for processing & laboratory equipment, facility systems, control systems & process validation typically associated with the manufacturing of medical device products
  • You will also have responsibility for calibration and risk management


Your Profile 

  • We are looking for a qualified person to degree or masters level 8 in an Engineering discipline, preferably Chemical or Mechanical) with 8 years of relevant experience in the medical device or pharmaceutical industry
  • Ability to trouble shoot complex validation issues and apply advanced validation engineering and scientific principles to the design and implementation of process or system modifications, capital projects and technology transfer
  • A dynamic team player and leader and can work effectively and proactively on cross-functional teams
  • Possess strong understanding of engineering principles and their creative application on the job
  • Experience with Minitab or other statistical software packages is preferred
  • You should possess an in-depth knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), Quality System Regulations and ISO quality standards


  • We are committed to being experts in what we do, with a clear vision of where we are going and the plan to get there
  • Demonstrates Global Business Acumen
  • Thinks Critically and Makes Sound Decisions
  • Sets Strategic Direction


  • We partner with and involve others, knowing that diverse talent, skills, and perspectives lead to better outcomes
  • Collaborates and Creates Alignment
  • Attracts, Deploys, and Develops Talent
  • Fosters Diversity and Inclusion


  • We are bold thinkers who create new ideas and bring our best solutions forward to benefit our patients, partners, and customers.
  • Focuses on Patient and Customer
  • Generates Breakthrough Ideas
  • Initiates and Leads Change


We do what we say we are going to do, delivering results with the highest standards.

  • Sets High Standards
  • Instils Operational Excellence
  • Drives Accountability
  • Models Ethical Behaviour


To apply for this position please contact James Porter at Sigmar Recruitment T: +353 91 455305 E:  

All applications will be treated with the strictest of confidence.  Sigmar will never forward your CV to a third party without prior consent