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  • Job reference number:15321434
  • Client ID:RI/AM15250
  • Posted on:09-FEB-2018
  • Location:WATERFORD
  • Job type:PERMANENT

Senior Manufacturing Engineer - County Waterford

This is a highly technical role required to support, debug and improve complex automation systems.

Principal Responsibilities:
Develop \ design and implement cost-justified process and equipment improvements with minimal impact to production operating under 24/7 environment.
Co-ordination of Front-End technician daily activities.
Identify and eliminate repetitious machine failures.
Provide consultative support to the Manufacturing and Maintenance groups.
Utilise Lean Six Sigma tools and data to drive continuous improvement.
Develop methods to ensure personnel engaged in operations\maintenance activities have sufficient knowledge to perform their assigned tasks
Prepare design specifications and associated documentation for equipment and system upgrades.
Fault-finding \ troubleshooting of equipment and process issues.
Implement improvements under change control.
Develop Functional and Detailed Design Specifications from formal and informal User Requirement Specifications.
Be familiar with 21 CFR part 820 guidelines
Present, where appropriate, technical data to internal/external audit and inspection groups.
Ensure Health and Safety Regulations and Procedure are adhered to at all times for self and others.

Requirements for this role :
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (mechanical \ electronic) preferred.
A minimum of 4 years in technical role in high-volume manufacturing environment.
Injection Moulding experience preferred
Solidworks experience preferred
Six sigma experience preferred
Good problem solving abilities – able to identify facts, consider alternative approaches and evaluate the most appropriate action
Medical device and/or pharmaceutical industry experience preferred
Experience working in a validated environment with strong discipline with regard to change control is preferred.

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