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  • Job reference number:15321076
  • Client ID:RI/MSME251
  • Posted on:08-FEB-2018
  • Location:GALWAY
  • Job type:PERMANENT

My client, a global medical device outsource manufacturer which designs and develops medical devices solutions is looking for a Manufacturing Engineer for their plant in Galway.

The ManufacturingEngineer will provide hands on support for Operations, Engineering and Quality Systems.

Key Responsibilities :

  • Follow and develop Quality and Regulatory requirements
  • Develop and Executes Process and Test Method Validations (IQ, OQ, PQ, PPQ)
  • Communicate ideas, information, and recommendations clearly, effectively and frequently (oral and written) in-house, with outside suppliers or partners and with customers during formal and informal interactions
  • Prepare or review documentation with a high degree of accuracy, completeness, and effectiveness
  • Apply Lean manufacturing techniques to continuously improve cycle times and process flows.
  • Use structured problem solving techniques and statistical methods for data driven analysis and decisions
  • Apply DMAIC- Six Sigma approaches to solve issues and reduce variation in all manufacturing and business processes
  • Plan and execute project activities within a cross functional team. Project types can include new product development and introduction, manufacturing transfers, continuous improvement and cost reduction initiatives.
  • Participate in Internal Quality Audits, following Internal Audit training
Key Requirements

  • Degree in Engineering and at least five years experience in a similar role.
  • A good working knowledge of ISO and applicable customer and regulatory standards.
  • Demonstrated Lean / Six Sigma / Process Excellence experience. Medical Device experience is desired.
  • Ability to work in a highly regulated manufacturing environment is essential. Machining and / or high volume assembly background is an advantage.
  • Must have good project management skills in successfully executing engineering objectives and projects, ability to lead in a cross matrix work environment.
  • Proven experience building relationships across diverse engineering/manufacturing groups, site management and senior leadership team.
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Project, Word, PowerPoint at a minimum) and ability to use / learn Oracle as the company ERP system (preferably Oracle) and extract reports as directed.
  • Solidworks and/or Autocad also desirable
  • Must have strong leadership skills including development of engineering staff, successfully executing engineering objectives and projects, ability to lead in a cross matrix work environment.
To apply please send your resume to or call me on 091 455 300 for more information.

All applications will be treated in strict confidence.

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