Healthcare firm to create 200 jobs in three counties

Monday, February 15, 2016

MSD is to create 200 new jobs in Carlow, Cork and Tipperary.

The healthcare company is hiring for roles in Operations, Quality, Engineering and Supply Chain.

The jobs will be filled by the end of the year.

The company already employs more than 2,000 people in five sites around the country.

MSD will be at the Career Zoo conference in the Convention Centre Dublin this Saturday.

Details on the roles at MSD are available at, and below:

MSD in Carlow, the company’s only standalone vaccine and biologics facility outside the US, is creating 110 new roles spanning production, engineering and quality control.

MSD in Brinny, Co. Cork, which specialises in the fermentation and sterile filling of biotech products, is seeking 50 new hires in manufacturing, quality, technology, engineering and environmental & safety.

Finally, MSD in Ballydine, Co. Tipperary, which is involved in the R&D, formulation and manufacture of active pharmaceutical ingredients, will recruit 40 new employees, including process and chemical engineers and organic chemists by year end.