Process Safety Engineer

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Process Safety Engineer

Hours:  40 hours per week
Salary: Competitive
Ref No: HRJOB6581
Business Unit: Central Services
Location: Craigavon
Open To: Internal and External Applicants

The Company

Almac is an exceptional, award winning, drug development solutions provider at the forefront of the pharmaceutical industry.  We are a privately owned organisation that has organically grown over 50 years and now employs in excess of 5,600 highly skilled personnel worldwide.  Our Global headquarters is located in Craigavon, Northern Ireland with additional operations throughout Europe (UK, Ireland), across the US (Pennsylvania, North Carolina and California) and in Asia (Singapore and Japan). 

Our drive and passion for the values championed by our Founder, and enshrined in the ethos of Almac, ensures that ‘Partnering to Advance Human Health’ is more than just a strapline – it is our way of life.

Advancing human health requires exceptional people – your talent, experience and passion will be the perfect match.  Together we will make an exceptional difference to the health of countless patients all over the world ………and this is just the beginning. 

Let’s be exceptional together

The Role

Due to the continued success and growth of the Almac Group, a new position has been created to work as part of our global Health, Safety and Environment Team. The successful candidate will provide technical expertise in order to ensure that all elements of the Almac Group Process safety management process are complied with and to ensure that regulatory requirements are met. 

The ideal candidate will have a Degree (or equivalent) in Chemical Engineering, NEBOSH certified (or equivalent) or working towards and have prior experience in the implementation of process safety management systems.

Further details on the requirements of the role can be found in the attached job description.

Essential Criteria

Degree (or equivalent) in Chemical Engineering

Minimum of 3 A Levels and 5 GCSE’s (or equivalent) including Maths and English 

Working towards NEBOSH Certificate (or equivalent)

Significant experience in the implementation of process safety management systems

Previous Health and Safety experience within an industrial setting

Desirable Criteria

(The following criteria may be applied if a large pool of applicants exist)

NEBOSH General Certificate

Chartered Engineer

Process safety leadership qualification such as HAZOP chair, PSM


Competitive salary
Family friendly flexible working
Annual bonus
Employee recognition programme
Learning and development opportunities and support
Health promotions
Enhanced pension contribution
Long service awards
34 days annual leave allowance
Marriage leave
Free car parking
Moving house leave
Subsidised restaurant
Paid medical appointments
Bereavement Leave
Occupational sick pay
Enhanced maternity pay
On site physiotherapist
Critical illness policy
Perks discount scheme
Death in service benefit
Westfield healthcare benefit

(Full detail including eligibility criteria is outlined in the company handbook)

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Closing Date: 28 June 2021 at 5pm


  • Permanent
  • Craigavon
  • Closing date: Monday 28 Jun 2021
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