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Lead CQV Engineer

  • Location: Clonmel
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Advanced Facilities
  • Contact: Jake Taylor
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: +441483302133
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 18 November 2021
  • Job Ref: 1038164
NRL are currently recruiting for a Lead CQV Engineer to work with a client of ours based in Ballydine. The role will be on a contract basis and a hybrid of both site based and remote working.


Role Responsibilities:
  • Manage team of C&Q Engineers on high profile client site throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Strong experience with Validation Master Plan, Commissioning Master Plan, project procedures and commissioning and qualification protocols (SAT/Commissioning, IQ and OQ)
  • Design Review (DR) process and GMP Risk Assessment (FMEA) experience
  • Identify the appropriate Commissioning and Qualification strategy to apply on specific project and define the list of activities required
  • Review and follow-up technical documentation from the early design phase in order to ensure alignment with GMP and CQV requirements
  • Investigate and resolve technical issues with assistance from our Client’s engineers and/or suppliers
  • Ensure site project execution is undertaken in compliance with company guideline, department procedures and safety standards
  • Be familiar with the Mechanical Completion procedure and Construction scope of work (Walkdown, system acceptance, punch list and follow up)
  • Schedule preparation and progress review
  • Organise and review daily activities of other CQV Engineers assigned to the project
  • Project management principles to coordinate CQV activities and reporting to our Client’s and PMs
  • Contractors and Vendors management and coordination
  • Final Handover reports to the Client users
  • The Lead CQV Engineer reports to the department manager / site commissioning manager and is accountable to coordinate CQV resources, deliverables and activities from the validation approach definition, design review, turn-over systems definition and C&Q activities at site.

Role Requirements:
  • Degree or equivalent in an engineering related discipline
  • Experience in commissioning and qualification activities for pharmaceutical facilities
  • Strong leadership and team player ability, liaising directly with client and other project key functions
  • Previous experience as manager/leader of C&Q team
  • Strong knowledge of ISPE and ASTM E2500
  • Proven experience with international pharmaceutical projects
  • Mentor for junior staff members

What’s in it for you:
  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Stable contract duration
  • Opportunity to work with an exciting and expanding engineering consultancy