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About Phibro Animal Health Corporation

Phibro Animal Health Corporation is a publicly traded organization with a rich history spanning nearly 100 years of service. The Company is a global manufacturer of medicated feed additives, feed ingredients, advanced nutrition solutions, vaccines and specialty chemicals for various industrial markets. Phibro’s revenues are in excess of $820 million, and are supported by over 1500 employees worldwide.


The Operations Technician is an integral part of our Manufacturing team based out of our Ireland - Sligo site.


Key Responsibilities

The Operations Technician is a member of the Operations Team and will be responsible for execution of manufacturing activities at the Phibro Sligo Manufacturing Plant. 

•    Desirably hold an Ordinary degree in a technical discipline (e.g., pharmaceutical sciences, biotechnology). A minimum 3 years relevant experience in the biotechnology and/or pharmaceutical industry.

•    At least 3 years experience in the biotechnology and/or pharmaceutical industry, with operational experience in a GMP environment 
•    Experience in cleanroom environments
•    Experience in aseptic processing would be advantageous.  
•    Excellent communications and organization skills
•    Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
•    Proficient in written and spoken English.  

•    Assist in maintaining a safe, GMP compliant work environment at all times.
•    Become competent and trained on all unit operations including tableting, blistering, labelling, packaging and antigen manufacture, plus any manufacturing process or capabilities that may be introduced in the future.
•    Operate manufacturing equipment including set-up, operation, cleaning and where applicable maintain equipment.
•    Responsible for completion of tasks according to SOPs and batch records. 
•    Assist with the investigation of and operations deviations.
•    Provide input into the creation and maintenance of area SOPs and batch records.
•    Complete assigned tasks in a timely manner with significant flexibility.
•    Conduct daily activities in an organized, efficient manner.
•    Perform and document operations in accordance with cGMP’s.
•    Maintain good housekeeping and clean and sanitize classified areas as required.
•    Transfer of waste material out of the clean room areas
•    Perform environmental monitoring.
•    Provide “On Call” support when scheduled. 
•    Other duties as assigned. 

•    Contamination control within cleanroom environments
•    GMP manufacturing competencies 
•    Effective time management and multi-tasking skills.
•    Excellent communication skills, both verbal & written.
•    As company is a startup flexibility will be required in relation to working patterns.

Shift pattern will be introduced in the future. 


Phibro is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, marital status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Business Unit: Animal Health & Mineral Nutrition   
Division: Animal Health & Nutrition 
Department: Manufacturing 
Location: Ireland - Sligo 
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday (Standard Work hours) 
Weekly Working Hours: 40.00 

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