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  • DUBLIN 2
  • Job reference number:15425737
  • Client ID:RI/AM16646
  • Posted on:06-FEB-2019
  • Location:WATERFORD
  • Job type:PERMANENT

Manufacturing Engineer - County Waterford.

In this role you will beresponsible for development, design, implementation, and monitoring of equipment, tools, and machinery used in the manufacturing processes.

Core aspects of the job:

• Evaluates manufacturing processes by designing and conducting measurement programs; applying knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling, and materials; conferring with equipment vendors; soliciting observations from operators.
• Develops manufacturing processes by studying product requirements; researching, designing, modifying, and testing manufacturing methods and equipment; conferring with equipment vendors.
• Improves manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and planning work flow, space requirements, and equipment layout.
• Assures product and process quality by designing testing methods; testing finished- product and process capabilities; establishing standards; confirming manufacturing processes.
• Provides manufacturing decision-making information by calculating production, labour, and material costs; reviewing production schedules; estimating future requirements.
• Prepares product and process reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
• Provides manufacturing engineering information by answering questions and requests.
• Maintains product and company reputation by complying with government regulations in conjunction with QA.
• Completes design and development projects by training and guiding technicians.
• Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops and seminars.
• Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
• Supports handover of new projects and processes from NPI Team.
• Drives cost and waste reduction program.
• Proactively investigate, define, propose and deliver continuous improvements for processes, accompanied by the appropriate level of investment appraisal.
• Be operationally aware of process waste and actively seek solutions to reduce their effect.
• Preparation of action sheets for Existing Customer Changes (ECN's) and responsibility for ensuring all changes are implemented in a timely manner.
• When assigned, become project lead on new process introduction projects including interaction with customer and all internal departments.
• Preparation of in-house drawings and CAD support for Engineering team where applicable.
• Ensure adherence to the Production System
• Liaising with relevant departments to ensure that operational support is given and project goals are met.
• The continuous assessment, appreciation and implementation (where possible) of the latest manufacturing practices to support the progress of the company.
• Keep up to date with relevant SOP's and work practices.

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