Science Technician



Department Name

Aerosol Science

Functional area

R & D

Reports To

Section Head/Senior Scientist

Job Summary

  • Part of the Science team involved in the specific area of nebulizer design and test.

Duties / Responsibilities

  • General laboratory duties specific to an aerosol science laboratory e.g. respirable dose testing, nebuliser flow rate testing, cascade impaction testing, sample collection etc.
  • Support internal functions including internal audits and audit preparation
  • Design validation testing (DVT)
  • Monitor equipment performance and calibration schedules
  • Interacting and aiding other in-house departments as necessary
  • Writes procedures, conducting validations, and writing technical reports in accordance to guidelines from regulatory agencies
  • Any other duties at the request of your Manager or Supervisor
  • English – Fluent in speaking and writing.

Specific Requirements

  • Previous laboratory investigations and document generation would be a distinct advantage.

Education / Experience

  • Degree in a relevant discipline with a minimum of 2-3 years’ experience in a GLP pharmaceutical/medical device laboratory.
  • Practical analytical laboratory experience in a GLP environment is preferred
  • Good working knowledge of statistical software packages and Microsoft Office Excel, Word, Outlook.

Closing Date for Application

Closing Date 7th July 2017

Aerogen is the world’s leading medical device company specialising in the design, manufacture and commercialisation of aerosol drug delivery systems. 

Founded in Galway, Ireland in 1997, we have grown to become the global leader in high performance aerosol drug delivery, partnering our technology with the leading mechanical ventilation companies. 

Aerogen technology is used by millions of patients and caregivers in over 75 countries worldwide.

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Some of the benefits our employees enjoy at Aerogen: 

  • VHI including Dental
  • Pension
  • Bonus
  • DIS
  • PHI
  • On-site Free Parking
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sports & Social Club