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BioAtlantis Ltd. is based in Tralee, County Kerry, Ireland. The location is on the most western part of Europe facing over 3000 kilometers of the Atlantic Ocean. We employ a multicultural and multidisciplinary workforce, with expertise spanning a range of science and engineering fields. Ireland has become a leader in bioscience research and development, and is a very attractive, progressive and forward moving country in which to work. The vision of BioAtlantis is to provide solutions to specific problems in plant, animal and human sectors with an efficacy equivalent or superior to synthetics. By doing so, we offer tailored products to different markets. Science, engineering and innovation are therefore paramount in the company. BioAtlantis aim to recruit world class talent, ambitious and skilled people from a diverse range of backgrounds.

Our current open positions are listed below.

 

 

 

Open Positions

BioAtlantis Ltd. is an Irish biotechnology company, specialising in the production of bioactives for the plant, animal, and human markets. As part of our expansion, we are recruiting an electrical engineer who will work on automation of manufacturing processes at our production facility in Tralee, Co. Kerry.

Skills:

  • Degree qualified in electrical engineering, electronic engineering or computer science.
  • Minimum 5 years post qualification experience preferably in a pharmaceutical, food or regulated GMP manufacturing environment.
  • PLC Programming experience.
  • In depth knowledge of Siemens PLC’s is an advantage.
  • Experience of Allen-Bradley PLC’s would be an advantage.
  • HMI & SCADA Experience.
  • Detailed knowledge of Siemens WinCC.
  • AutoCAD experience with ability to do electrical drawings.
  • Electrical & instrumentation experience.
  • Experience in dealing with vendor and being able to source equipment.
  • Ability to deal with IT issues is a bonus.

Additional requirements:

Applicant should be flexible, organised with strong attention to detail. They should also have strong communication skills both verbal and written.

Please send a concise cover letter and clear CV to hr@bioatlantis.com  by 30th September, 2018.

BioAtlantis Ltd. is an Irish biotechnology company, specialising in the production of bioactives for the plant, animal, and human markets. As part of our expansion, we are recruiting a Seaweed Resource Manager who will manage the company’s sustainable seaweed harvesting activities. The candidate will have a BSc. or higher (preferably PhD) in an Ecology or Marine Science-related discipline. Ideally, the candidate will have previous experience in a marine-based industry.

Role/duties:

  • Manage all aspects of sustainable seaweed harvesting.
  • Conduct site surveys, inspections, audits, data analysis, harvest plans and reports, as required.
  • Maintain all records, databases and documents.
  • Ensure compliance with environmental, quality and regulatory standards and licence conditions.
  • Liaise with all relevant stakeholders.

Qualifications and experience:

  • BSc. or higher (preferably PhD) in an Ecology or Marine Science-related discipline.
  • Ideally will have at least 3-5 years previous experience in a marine-based industry.

Personal attributes:

  • Strong management and organization skills.
  • Common sense and pragmatic approach to problem-solving.
  • Disciplined, hard working and focused.
  • Excellent self-management.

Salary is negotiable. Please send a concise cover letter and clear CV to hr@bioatlantis.com  by 31st of October, 2018

BioAtlantis Ltd. is expanding and recruiting world class talent in our quest to become a global player in the biostimulant and human and animal food  sectors. We are recruiting talented research chemists who will join the R&D team and work on the extraction, purification and formulation of natural-based products. The candidates will play a key role in implementing the development of new technologies and products. The role involves a number of cutting edge collaborations between BioAtlantis and major universities worldwide, including EU Horizon 2020 projects. The position is located in Tralee, Co. Kerry, Ireland.

 Role/duties:

  • Develop extraction and purification procedures for natural products at lab scale.
  • Perform quantitative and qualitative analysis on raw materials using laboratory analytical techniques and experimentation.
  • Make stable and efficient formulations to meet desired specifications in plant bioscience and animal food area.
  • Optimize formulated ingredients to meet cost objectives and to manage availability of raw materials.
  • Conduct stability testing and record results.
  • Monitor equipment operations and maintain cleanliness in the laboratory.
  • Follow industry standards on scientific significance, accuracy, safety and record keeping

 Qualifications & experience

  • or higher in chemistry, pharmacy, food science or chemical engineering. MSc./PhD is advantageous.
  • In depth knowledge of inorganic and organic chemistry.
  • 1-2 years lab experience is desirable.

 Personal attributes:

  • Aptitude for practical chemistry, extractions & isolation.
  • Disciplined, with excellent problem solving skills.
  • Organized, focused and have excellent time management skills.

The position is located in Tralee, Co. Kerry, Ireland. Salary is negotiable. Please send a concise cover letter and clear CV to hr@bioatlantis.com by the 30th September, 2018