Job Description

Position Title: Project Engineer

Reports To: Engineering Manager

Location: Fermoy, Co. Cork

Job Type: Full-time

Company Background:

ABEC is a leading supplier to the biopharmaceutical manufacturing industry. ABEC’s unique value is based on combining long experience with the ability to engineer, design, manufacture, commission, qualify, and service the entire bioprocess to reduce overall cost, shorten time to market, and maximize productivity. ABEC’s products include process and equipment engineering/consulting services, comprehensive site services, bioreactors and fermenters, filtration and chromatography systems, prep and hold systems, and cleaning/sterilization systems.

Position Summary:

Project Engineer designs, specifies and commissions new and renovated biopharmaceutical process and clean utility equipment; provides engineering support and leads deviation investigations for equipment and manufacturing processes. As Project Engineer you will be responsible to provide the Project Manager with assistance required to attain or exceed the project operating income, project execution plan and customer satisfaction goals. Day-to-day activities include, but are not limited to, job costing, estimating, billings, labor management and tracking, enhancing customer relationships, scheduling and purchasing responsibilities.


  • Ability to work in a professional team-based office environment and meet date-driven customer-focused commitments
  • Keep assigned Project Manager(s), Project Team Members and Departmental Management Supervisor apprised of project workload progress, needs and updates on a regular basis
  • Monitor all project costs & identify any scope of supply changes affecting project cost
  • Function as direct customer contact on technical items related to assigned projects
  • Prepare & update ‘Project Scope Report’
  • Supports Project Manager activities and responsibilities on “as-needed” bases when required or when the Project Manager is not available
  • Work to meet all departmental Goals, Objectives and Metric based improvement initiatives
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