Quality Control Inspector Grade 1

Employer Information


E: recruit@almacgroup.com

T: 02838332200

W: https://www.almacgroup.com/

Quality Control Inspector Grade 1

Location: Dundalk
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Salary: Competitive
Business Unit: Clinical Services
Open To: Internal and External Applicants

Ref No.: HRJOB6415

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
Working as part of the Quality team based in our site in Dundalk, you will be responsible for sampling, inspecting and releasing incoming goods & products during secondary processing operations and outgoing shipments in accordance with relevant SOP’s.

You may be required to undergo a background check prior to appointment in this role.

As part of a busy team within a rapidly growing organisation, operating within a challenging industry you will benefit from the numerous personal and professional developmental opportunities available throughout the Almac group.

Working Pattern
This role will be based on an Evening Shift working pattern of Monday – Friday 15:30 – 23:30.

Essential Criteria

  • Have eligibility to work in Ireland OR possess a valid work permit that will allow you to take up full time, permanent employment in the Ireland
  • Educated to Leaving Certificate Level 4 or equivalent (minimum five passes including English and Mathematics required)

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

  • Educated to Level 5 Leaving Certificate (or equivalent)
  • Previous experience of working within the Pharmaceutical industry, GMP manufacturing, packaging or Quality Assurance/Control


  • 34 days annual leave allowance
  • Annual bonus
  • Competitive salary
  • Critical illness policy       
  • Death in service benefit
  • Employee recognition programme
  • Enhanced maternity pay              
  • Enhanced pension contribution
  • Family friendly flexible working
  • Free car parking
  • Learning and development opportunities and support   
  • Long service awards
  • Marriage leave
  • Moving house leave
  • Occupational sick pay
  • Perks discount scheme
  • Private health provided

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

To Apply: Apply online via the ‘Careers’ section on the Almac website – www.almacgroup.com/careers

Closing Date: 10 May 2021 at 17:00


  • Permanent
  • Dundalk
  • Closing date: Monday 10 May 2021
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