Position Available: Scientific Instructional Designer / Technical Writer

Skillpad provides Manufacturing Performance Improvement e-Learning Modules for biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device, food and other regulated industries.  As part of our comprehensive offering, we produce custom interactive e-Learning to meet client’s specific Knowledge Transfer needs, as well as continuously upgrade and add to our extensive Library of Off-the-Shelf e-Lessons.  In addition, we have developed and support our Learning Management System (LMS) called ‘MySkillpad’ to deliver this content.

Skillpad offers challenging projects, a pleasant work environment and competitive salaries.

Job Reference: SID_1213
Education Level: Degree in Pharmaceutical Science, Science or Engineering.
A Technical or Science Communication Qualification would be an advantage
Career Level: 1-3 years
Job Type: Permanent
Job Status: Full-time






Skillpad Instructional Designers have a major input in the design and implementation of our e-Learning products.  As an Instructional Designer you will:

  • Research technical content for pharmaceutical and other technical courses
  • Prepare scripts, storyboards and other documentation for development of e-Learning modules for pharmaceutical and other regulated industries
  • Write and edit internal technical documentation
  • Participate in the storyboarding of e-Learning modules
  • Liaise with clients in the development of custom content
  • Perform quality reviews on content

Applicants will ideally have practical experience in some of the following:

  • Writing technical content
  • Pharmaceutical/Biotech/Food manufacture and/or quality control
  • GMP in regulated industries
  • Instructional Design or training
  • Working directly with clients
  • Microsoft Office suite

They will also:

  • Work well within a multidisciplinary team
  • Pay strong attention to detail
  • Be self motivated
  • Work according to project schedules and budgets

If applicable, candidates must hold a current Irish work visa.
The assistance of employment agencies is not required at this time.


Contact Us
Send your CV/resumé along with cover letter to hr@Skillpad.com
or fax Attention: HR Manager at +353-1-6301484